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Council news 20 May 2022

Auckland Council third quarter results reflect Omicron impact

The impact of Omicron in the region increased the pressure on Auckland Council’s operations and finances, as reflected in the council’s financial results for the nine months to the end of March 2022.

Environment 20 May 2022

Tool boosts efforts to improve water quality

With $452 million of targeted rates earmarked over 10 years to improve water quality, Auckland Council is making sure it invests in the right solutions.

Walkways 20 May 2022

New loop track for Western Springs Forest, Te Wai Ōrea Park

Waitematā Local Board has decided to create a loop track for the public to enjoy, connecting the existing track at Western Springs Forest, Te Wai Ōrea Park.

Arts 20 May 2022

120,000+ return to city centre on Fridays and Saturdays in May

Fridays and Saturdays in May saw the highest consistent numbers of people coming to the city centre - Karangahape Road to the waterfront - since before Auckland’s August 2021 lockdown.

19 May 2022

Why locals love their community forum

Getting new information, robust discussion on local issues and meeting like-minded people are the top reasons why locals say they attend the monthly community forum hosted by Puketāpapa Local Board.

19 May 2022

New light show to celebrate Auckland

Vector Lights is launching a stunning new show this Friday, 20 May 2022.

Waste 19 May 2022

More options to reduce your waste

Keeping waste out of landfill is a great way to live more sustainably. Auckland Council has partnered with community groups to make it easier for you to reduce your rubbish.

Events

25 May 2022

Beginner Ukulele Workshop Series

Learn to play the ukulele.

25 May 2022

Lake Pupuke Puriri Forest Community Hui

Help plan for the future restoration of the park's critically endangered forest ecosystem.

25 May 2022

Roy Lippincott in New Zealand with Marguerite Hill

This illustrated talk will look at some of Roy Lippincott's work in Auckland and further afield.

25 May 2022 - 26 May 2022

Mental Health First Aid Aotearoa Workshop

A mental health first aid course will teach you how to provide initial support to adults.

25 May 2022 - 04 Jun 2022

God of Carnage

A black comedy where you join two couples on a rollercoaster ride to carnage.

25 May 2022 - 15 Jun 2022

The Art Kitchen

A series of free workshops for artists.

25 May 2022 - 18 Jun 2022

Natural Collaboration: Gail Stent and Judy Stokes

Two creative photographers using photography as a form of self-expression and an outlet for their creativity.

25 May 2022 - 02 Jul 2022

Exhibition: Karen Sewell | Luminary | Luminare

A solo exhibition of highly accomplished contemporary artist Karen Sewell.