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Business / Economy 13 May 2022

Motorway closing so bridge can go

The Southern Motorway between Drury and Papakura will be closed 7pm Saturday 21 May to 9am Sunday 22 May to demolish the Park Estate Road bridge.

13 May 2022

Auckland City of Music announces $115,000 Music in Venues Fund

Auckland City of Music in association with Auckland Council are pleased to announce the Music in Venues Fund - a contestable fund of 23 $5000 grants for the provision of music events in and around the region’s grassroots music venues.

12 May 2022

Whiri Aroha gifts of love blessed

Korowai have been gifted to Middlemore Hospital's Bereavement Care Service.

Climate action 12 May 2022

Cycling budget controversy misses real point, say councillors

Waitākere Ward Councillors Shane Henderson and Linda Cooper say that headlines criticizing plans for future cycling infrastructure in Auckland missed the real issue, tackling climate change.  

Heritage 12 May 2022

Red letter day as Shadbolt House writers retreat takes step forward

Sixteen years in the making, Shadbolt House in Titirangi has taken a step toward becoming a writers retreat following a decision by Waitākere Ranges Local Board.

Playgrounds 12 May 2022

Playgrounds for the brain

Everyone remembers the joy of visiting a playground as a child – working your way through the seesaw, swings, slide, climbing frame or merry-go-round, spending time on the piece of equipment you loved the most.

Parks / Outdoors 12 May 2022

Park work on hold so wider plan can be made

Carpark plans for Pukekohe hill Reserve have gone on hold so a wider development plan can be considered.

Events

25 Jun 2022

L_A_D Market

A local lifestyle and design market with wholesome, homemade food and goods.

26 Jun 2022

Love Our Wetlands Community Planting Sunday

Join us for a Matariki planting day to help restore Owhanake wetland.

26 Jun 2022

Puketāpapa Manu Aute Kite Day

Bringing Matariki celebrations to the top of Mt Roskill / Pukewīwī with a spectacular day of kite flying.

26 Jun 2022

Wenderholm Regional Park Planting Day

Complete your first Matariki public holiday weekend by attending the first public Wenderholm Planting Day for some years.

29 Jun 2022 - 03 Jul 2022

Wishing on a Star

Māpura artists come together through art to celebrate Matariki.

30 Jun 2022

The New Zealand Herald Premier Series: Winter Magic

Join Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra, conductor Giordano Bellincampi and Narek Hakhnazaryan on cello.

30 Jun 2022

Thursday Heritage Concert Series: Mon Plaisir

Pianist Gemma Lee concludes our Autumn series with a programme for solo piano

30 Jun 2022 - 02 Jul 2022

Go with Tourism Expo

New Zealand’s only dedicated career expo for tourism and hospitality is back.