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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

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.

18 Dec 2021 - 20 Feb 2022

George Watson: Kōtiro, Emepaea

The first major solo exhibition by George Watson, comprising a newly commissioned video and installation.

13 Dec 2021 - 28 Jan 2022

Auckland Libraries: Kids Summer Reading Programme

Summer school holidays reading programme for tamariki aged 5-12.

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.

07 Dec 2021 - 28 Feb 2022

The Pump Track Comes to Pukekohe

This free-to-use mobile attraction is a great way for people of all ages to ride around on bikes, scooters and skateboards.

04 Dec 2021 - 27 Feb 2022

Antireality Perversion Void

Jess Johnson has curated a collection of ceramic objects by makers who work from the underbelly of contemporary ceramics.

04 Dec 2021 - 27 Feb 2022

Portage 21 Exhibition

This annual award provides a vital platform to showcase the diversity of contemporary ceramic practice in Aotearoa.