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Summer 26 Jan 2022

Explore Auckland's natural wonders

Explore our region this summer and take your pick of Auckland's stunning tracks, bush, maunga and walkways. 

Environment 25 Jan 2022

Plan being developed to guide management of coastal hazards at Little Shoal Bay

Your input wanted on plan to guide management of coastal hazards at Wai Manawa / Little Shoal Bay Reserve.

Summer 25 Jan 2022

A family fun-packed day in West Auckland

Plan a family fun day in West Auckland, complete with good coffee, a walk at Nihotupu Dam and visits to Pt Chevalier beach and Coyle Park.

Development 25 Jan 2022

Construction of Takapuna’s new town square is underway

On Thursday 20 January, Eke Panuku Development Auckland invited mana whenua to lead a ceremony with partners to commence construction of Waiwharariki Anzac Square, the new town square coming to Takapuna.

Summer 25 Jan 2022

Best kayaking spots for beginners

Nothing beats the serenity of being out on calm water on a sunny day, so grab some gear and enjoy a paddle at these safe, fun places to go kayaking around Tāmaki Makaurau.

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.

Events

05 Mar 2022

Beers In The Park 2021

Auckland’s inaugural Beers in the Park Festival is coming to Victoria Park.

05 Mar 2022

Blues vs Chiefs – Round 3 Super Rugby

In Round 3 of Super Rugby Pacific, the Blues are taking on the Chiefs at home, Eden Park.

05 Mar 2022

Mahler 4

MSO welcomes lyric soprano Anna Leese, now based in Dunedin, to sing Mahlers' Das himmlische Leben in this fourth symphony.

05 Mar 2022

Vintage Festival

Step into vintage fashion heaven at Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki and the Central City Library at the free Vintage Festival.

05 Mar 2022 - 12 Mar 2022

Symonds Street Cemetery Walk with David Verran

This two-hour tour will take you through the Jewish, Presbyterian, Catholic, Anglican and General-Wesleyan sections of the cemetery.

08 Mar 2022

Ranger Guided Walk – Puhinui Reserve, Manurewa

A free guided walk through the fascinating Puhinui Reserve.

08 Mar 2022 - 29 Mar 2022

Beginners Embroidery

In this beginner’s embroidery course, you will learn an array of stitch techniques.

09 Mar 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.