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Council news 16 Aug 2021

No excuse for abuse – unacceptable behaviour towards council staff must stop

Auckland Council employees are frequently subjected to unacceptable behaviour...

Environment 2 Dec 2021

Protecting the Hauraki Gulf

Help us protect the Hauraki Gulf now and for future generations.

Events

31 Jan 2022

Ports of Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta 2022

Watch Auckland’s harbours come alive in one of the world’s biggest one-day regattas.

28 Jan 2022 - 31 Jan 2022

Vector Lights for Auckland Anniversary 2022

Vector Lights on the iconic Auckland Harbour Bridge is celebrating Auckland Anniversary Weekend with a dazzling light show.

18 Dec 2021 - 04 Feb 2022

Summer School Holidays 2021-2022

Find lots of fun, local and affordable activities for kids across the region over the school holidays.

03 Jan 2022 - 13 Feb 2022

Michelangelo – A Different View

The most complete and authentic reproduction of Michelangelo’s ceiling frescoes of the Sistine Chapel to be shown outside the Vatican.

11 Dec 2021 - 03 Apr 2022

Sculpture in the Gardens

Outdoor sculptures along a 1.7km trail, an indoor exhibition and more at Auckland Botanic Gardens. 

10 Dec 2021 - 13 Mar 2022

Mary Quant: Fashion Revolutionary

An international exhibition exploring the work of legendary fashion designer Mary Quant.

10 Jan 2022 - 06 Feb 2022

Curious Creatures of the Concrete Jungle

Explore and discover parts of the city you've never seen before and see if you can find the curious creatures.

24 Jan 2022 - 18 Apr 2022

Whale Tales 2022 Art Trail

An immersive public art trail is surfacing in Tāmaki Makaurau.

Local

Summer is calling

The cicadas are calling and so is another stunning Auckland summer.

From surf beaches out west and gentle family-friendly white sands out east to majestic bush walks and stunning island getaways, there is an Auckland adventure calling for you. Tāmaki Makaurau has something for everyone with plenty of free summer events, pools, splashpads, paths and over 4000 parks to explore.

Nau mai, haere mai. Your Auckland summer is calling.