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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

04 Dec 2021 - 31 Oct 2022

Tūhuratia Exploded

This colourful and fun exhibition explores new and creative ways to engage with technology.

30 Nov 2021 - 05 Feb 2022

Exhibition: Remember Me by Fa'amele Etuale

Fa’amele Etuale's work pays homage to her alofa (love) for her a’iga (family), God, culture and grief.

24 Nov 2021 - 31 Jan 2022

Celebration of Auckland and its Culture

An outdoor street photography exhibition by the Auckland Festival of Photography.

24 Nov 2021 - 06 Feb 2022

PONO: The Potential of Making Something that Leads to Nothing

A free exhibition asking us to consider how to manaaki and hold space when we cannot physically host or be hosted.

20 Nov 2021 - 06 Mar 2022

Steve Carr: In Bloom

This exhibition presents a contrast in materials to provide a moment of reflection on states of permanence and change.

18 Nov 2021 - 02 Feb 2022

Everything is Good

An online exhibition comprised of 38 works by 27 Māpura artists.

15 Nov 2021 - 31 Jan 2022

Love & Loss

This exhibition explores expressions of love, loss, and longing through a bold and contemporary curatorial lens.

15 Nov 2021 - 13 Nov 2022

Manpower: Myths of Masculinity

This free exhibition brings into focus images of eroticised male bodies.