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Summer 25 Jan 2022

Three must-visit swimming spots

Auckland is not short of swimming spots. Have you been to these three out-of-the-ordinary city beaches?

Summer 25 Jan 2022

Make a splash this summer

Take a dip, make a splash and cool off around Auckland this summer at one of our region’s beaches, splashpads and pools. 

25 Jan 2022

Auckland Lantern Festival 2022 cancelled

Following New Zealand’s move to the red setting of the COVID-19 Protection Framework, the 2022 Auckland Lantern Festival at Auckland Showgrounds has been cancelled.

24 Jan 2022

Waitangi ki Manukau cancelled

Event partners, Auckland Council and Manukau Urban Māori Authority have together made the call to put community safety first by cancelling Waitangi ki Manukau. The swift decision comes in response to the Omicron variant being in the community triggering the government moving Aotearoa to the red setting in the traffic light system.

COVID-19 24 Jan 2022

Auckland Council prepares for Omicron

Like many other organisations, Auckland Council is preparing for how widespread community transmission of the Omicron variant of COVID-19 might affect its services, service delivery, workforce and customers.

COVID-19 24 Jan 2022

Auckland is at Red – here’s what you need to know 

New Zealand is now under the Red setting of the COVID-19 Protection Framework’s traffic light system. Read here for more information.

City Centre Waterfront 21 Jan 2022

Vector Lights presents: Whale Tales in Lights

Engaging light show brings Whale Tales to life on Auckland’s Harbour Bridge.

Development 21 Jan 2022

New homes and preserved heritage for New Lynn

A part of New Lynn’s rich history and the development of new homes for the neighbourhood has been secured by Eke Panuku Development Auckland.

Events

23 Feb 2022

Researching Tāmaki Makaurau: Auckland History Initiative Summer Scholars

These students spend 12 weeks over the summer break researching in the varied and rich archives around Auckland.

23 Feb 2022 - 27 Feb 2022

Auckland Home Show

The latest products, services and trends in renovations, building, furnishing and outdoor living.

24 Feb 2022

Bayleys Great Classics: Slavonic Dances

A selection of Dvořák’s infectiously high-spirited Slavonic Dances will have us polka-ing out of the Town Hall.

24 Feb 2022 - 07 Apr 2022

Teen Artwork

Students learning drawing, painting, printmaking, ceramics and 3D construction skills.

25 Feb 2022

Billy T Jams

Big laughs, fresh talent and one massive night at Billy T Jams.

25 Feb 2022

Creative Mornings AKL

A monthly breakfast lecture featuring a guest speaker each month.

25 Feb 2022

The Agenda Zine Issue Three Launch

The fun, community-focused launch party of issue three of Agenga Zine.

25 Feb 2022 - 27 Feb 2022

WIN TICKETS: Oliver!

National Youth Theatre presents Lionel Bart's classic musical OLIVER! based on Charles Dickens' novel, Oliver Twist.