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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

02 Mar 2022 - 31 Mar 2022

Kalee Jackson – Performer Type

Kalee Jackson works with drag and burlesque performers in this free exhibition.

03 Mar 2022

The Human Kind – Solacium

An audio-visual showcase of music, songs and images that express the spectrum of human emotion.

03 Mar 2022 - 06 Mar 2022

Japanese Film Festival

Giving the people of New Zealand some insight into the culture, customs and traditions of Japan.

04 Mar 2022 - 11 Mar 2022

Foot Works

Auckland Council and Bigfoot NZ present Footwork, a free week-long exhibition and one-day sneaker symposium showcasing the hip hop inspired, pro-sports ignited, pop sub-culture,...

04 Mar 2022 - 13 Mar 2022

Di and Viv and Rose

An all-women powerhouse cast with a stand out all-female crew.

04 Mar 2022 - 13 Mar 2022

Franklin Arts Festival Art Show

Artworks are displayed in themed categories, entered by artists from all over NZ, but predominantly drawing from Franklin.

04 Mar 2022 - 27 Mar 2022

Perpetual Guardian Sculpture on the Gulf

Matiatia Coastal Walkway will once again be transformed into an artscape like no other.

05 Mar 2022

Ambury Park Centre Car Boot & Family Fun Day

Come down for a family fun day, situated on the beautiful Ambury Regional Park.