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Business / Economy 13 May 2022

Motorway closing so bridge can go

The Southern Motorway between Drury and Papakura will be closed 7pm Saturday 21 May to 9am Sunday 22 May to demolish the Park Estate Road bridge.

Community 13 Apr 2022

Manurewa finds a way to mark Anzac Day

Anzac biscuits and an online service will allow Manurewa residents to mark the sacred day online.

Plans / Projects 6 Apr 2022

Manukau Sports Bowl upgrade: Have your say

An upgraded Manukau Sports Bowl with exciting new features is coming your way, and Ōtara-Papatoetoe Local Board wants your input on what to choose.

Environment 23 Mar 2022

Māngere's swarming midge fly problem gone

The pesky midge fly population on the Māngere foreshore is at its lowest ever, thanks to the innovation of a Watercare environmental scientist determined to reduce chemicals in pest control.

Climate action 8 Mar 2022

Manukau to receive new bus services, increased tree canopy in proposed Climate Action Package

Mayor Goff says investment in the Climate Action Package will help reduce carbon emissions by encouraging more people to use public transport, and create greener, healthier neighbourhoods.

8 Mar 2022

Local decision-making supported

As part of the council’s annual budget consultation, residents are being asked to comment on giving more decision-making power to the city’s 21 local boards.

14-24 year olds 8 Mar 2022

Rangatahi join boards on Tuia project

When Auckland’s five southern local boards looked to appoint someone to the 2022 Tuia programme, the quality of the applicants was so high one board selected two young people.

Parks / Outdoors 7 Mar 2022

International honour for Randwick Park

Randwick Park has been awarded Green Flag Award status as a world-class park.

Events

09 Apr 2022 - 28 May 2022

South-Versed | Group Exhibition

A self-curated group exhibition with works by eight artists.

27 May 2022 - 26 Jun 2022

Bike Fix It Clinic

To celebrate Bike Month, come to the Bike Fix It Clinic to get your bike sorted.

28 May 2022

Enchanted Garden: Māngere Edition

A magical display of 500 fluorescent flowers, coming to Mangere Bridge Village for one night only.

28 May 2022

Pest Free Urban South Hub Day

Learn about backyard rat trapping and pick up a free rat trap and tunnel box.

02 Jun 2022

Felafolafoa'iga a A'oga Maualuluga / Samoan Language High Schools Debate

Part of Auckland Council Libraries celebrations in recognition of Samoan Language week.

02 Jun 2022 - 08 Jul 2022

Can You Candidate? You Can. Drop-in Information Sessions

Drop-in information sessions for anyone interested in becoming a candidate in the Auckland Council local elections 2022.

03 Jun 2022 - 19 Jun 2022

Taste of Pasifika Festival 2022

Share the vibrant cultures of 10 Pacific nations through performance, food, art, fashion, sport and more.

04 Jun 2022 - 30 Jul 2022

What is your VVAI?

This exhibition explores the process and material of the contemporary Pacific objects that both artists create.