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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

24 Nov 2022

Bayleys Great Classics: Fliter Plays Chopin

Chopin’s music truly blossoms with the most poetic of pianists.

25 Nov 2022 - 27 Nov 2022

Spartan Race Auckland

Climb, crawl, jump and swing over, under and through some of the best obstacles in the world.

26 Nov 2022

Nitro Circus Live – You Got This Tour 2022

Crazy stunts and jaw-dropping jumps that will keep you and your family on the edge of your seats.

01 Dec 2022

The New Zealand Herald Premier Series: Star-Crossed Lovers

Uncoiled energy from Beethoven at his most muscular introduces Bernstein’s golden Serenade.

03 Dec 2022

Beers in the Park

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

06 Dec 2022

Sandi Toksvig Live!

Join broadcaster and comedian Sandi Toksvig for an evening of comedy and curiosities.

11 Dec 2022

Bach Musica NZ: Best of Bach

Best of Bach concert commences with the NZ premiere of the composer’s Flute Concerto in e minor, played by internationally acclaimed Italian flutist Luca Manghi.  

16 Dec 2022 - 17 Dec 2022

Stanley Street Presents Celebrate Christmas

Music is at the heart of any celebration and a marvellous way to embrace the festive spirit of this special time of the year.