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28 Jan 2022

Music and Movies in Parks affected by red traffic light

With the country in the red traffic light level Music in Parks and Movies in Parks events have either been cancelled or postponed until the end of February.

COVID-19 28 Jan 2022

Auckland Council agrees vaccination policy for contractors

Auckland Council has agreed its vaccination policy for contractors working for or on behalf of the council.

Rates 28 Jan 2022

Auckland Council adopts new Online Eftpos payment method

Online Eftpos is now available for Aucklanders to pay for their council products and services.

28 Jan 2022

Reactivating Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland: Voucher programme continues

Aucklanders can still register at exploreaucklandnow.co.nz for the chance to receive a $50 (individual) or $100 (family) voucher in the two subsequent draws on 15 February and 1 March 2022.

Mayor 28 Jan 2022

Mayor Goff welcomes transformative light rail investment for Auckland

Mayor Phil Goff says today’s light rail announcement is critical to Auckland’s future, and its ability to deal with congestion and emissions-reduction challenges, and provide for intensive housing to meet future projected population growth.

Parks / Outdoors 28 Jan 2022

Freedom camping reminder ahead of the long weekends

With reports of prohibited freedom camping and camping taking place over the holidays, Auckland Council is reminding would-be campers of the rules, so that everyone can enjoy all our region has to offer safely and respectfully.

Council news 27 Jan 2022

New director appointed to council CCO Watercare Services Limited

Auckland Council has appointed Julian Smith as a new director to the board of its council-controlled organisation, Watercare Services Limited.

Kids / Family 27 Jan 2022

Mission Bay’s iconic playground to be upgraded

A comprehensive remodel of the playground at Selwyn Reserve on the Mission Bay waterfront is now underway. Auckland Council will create an adventure playground with a wider age group and an increased volume of foot traffic in mind.

Events

15 Jan 2022 - 05 Mar 2022

Tiakina | Take Care

New Zealand artists are partnered with artists, from countries more stricken by COVID-19 in this free exhibition.

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.

10 Jan 2022 - 27 Feb 2022

The Moon was Talking

Photographer Edith Amituanai presents a series of portraits made with Year 11 art students from Kelston Girls College.

08 Jan 2022 - 30 Jan 2022

Erth's Prehistoric Aquarium

Take a deep dive millions of years back in time to meet some of the most incredible creatures to ever swim the ocean depths.

06 Jan 2022 - 10 Apr 2022

Kaipātiki Summer Fun Programme

For local families/whanau to enjoy being active together in local parks and reserves.

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.

02 Jan 2022 - 30 Jan 2022

Blown Up!

Fun and interactive, and full of tons of activities to keep kids of ages entertained.

18 Dec 2021 - 30 Jan 2022

Explodome

A fun space where creativity and curiosity are encouraged, where play and learning are one in the same.