Live Local. Love Local.

This month, OurAuckland celebrates the communities and people making Auckland a great place to live.

Easter Holiday and Anzac Day Collections

Check your kerbside collection schedule during the Easter and Anzac Day public holidays.

Have your say on Auckland’s dog rules

Aucklanders can have their say on proposed changes to the Auckland Council Policy on Dogs 2012 and Dog Management Bylaw 2012.

Consent granted for Queens Wharf upgrade 

Independent commissioners grant permission for mooring dolphin.

Autumn School Holidays

Lots of great ideas to keep kids entertained over the school holidays.

Feeling the power of youth at The 312 Hub

Onehunga based art gallery and creative shared space, The 312 Hub, is a place where youth lead.

Anzac Day Services 2019

Anzac Day services are being held across Auckland on Thursday 25 April.

Ōtara set to get a sporting beacon

The Ngāti Ōtara Multi-Sports and Cultural Centre is set to go through a major upgrade with $1.5 million in extra funding.

Mandela My Life

The official exhibition on Nelson Mandela's extraordinary life.

Green light for larger Millwater sports pavilion

Increasing the size of a multi-sports pavilion at Millwater’s Metro Park East has been endorsed by Hibiscus and Bays Local Board.


A heartfelt twist on the children’s story Cinderella performed with a South Auckland flavour.

Third bus service for Rodney in three months

On 6 May, the 126 bus service will begin operating between Westgate and Albany, via Riverhead and Coatesville.

Alien Pursuit – Autumn School Holiday Fun

The spotlight is on extra-terrestrial exploration these school holidays at Stardome.

Ōrākei Local Board seeks nominations for Community Volunteer Awards

Nominate an individual or local group that makes Ōrākei a great place to live.

Diggers and Divers: April Holiday Programme

Discover shipwrecks, make your own fossils and learn about the life of a marine archaeologist.

On the upcycle with Hub Zero

Panmure's Hub Zero is helping the community to upcycle, recycle and minimise waste sent to landfill.

Bugsy Malone

A spoof of old gangster movies at Playhouse Theatre.

Panuku reveals new plan for Northcote town centre

Panuku is moving forward with the urban renewal of Northcote town centre, including new public spaces and shops.

Guerrilla Girls: Reinventing the ‘F’ Word – Feminism!

This exhibition explores how the collective uses art to criticise biases in society.

Still time to help shape the future of Drury and Pukekohe

There is still time to have your say on structure plans for future urban zoned land in Drury-Opāheke and Pukekohe-Paerata.

Pacific Sisters: He Toa Tāera | Fashion Activists

A retrospective exhibition featuring Pacific and Māori fashion designers, artists and performers.

Revised cost for transformational City Rail Link

A new cost envelope for completing the entire Auckland City Rail Link project has been announced.

Blood Water Earth

An exhibition and performance series by artists Louise Potiki Bryant and Santee Smith.

Glenavon hub at the heart of the community

Glenavon Community Hub is supporting its community with events, workshops, activities and more.

Cats the Musical

Based on Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats by T. S. Eliot.

Creative collaboration inspires Remuera playground

Students from St Kentigern Girls’ School have designed their local playground with support from Ōrākei Local Board.

Anzac Day Sailing

Anzac Day sailing for remembrance on the heritage motor launch, NAUTILUS.

Council turns Safeswim into multi-million dollar earner

Partnership realises global potential of monitoring system.

Honda National Water Polo League

The top annual event in the New Zealand Water Polo calendar, hosting games around Auckland and NZ.

Major work at Panmure roundabout over Easter

Construction on the first stage of AMETI Eastern Busway will ramp up over Easter with work to upgrade Panmure roundabout.

Peppa Pig visits SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton's Aquarium

Join Peppa Pig on her Aquarium Adventure these April school holidays at Kelly Tarltons.

Local board urges community to feed back on proposals

Residents and business owners are urged to have their say on proposed changes for St Heliers and Mission Bay by 30 April.

Kumeu Steampunk Show

A fantastic Steampunk exhibition and fashion show in Kumeu.