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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

10 Mar 2022

He Kōpara

An evening of music featuring Whirimako Black with Allana Goldsmith, Leon Wharekura and Dixon Nacey.

10 Mar 2022 - 12 Mar 2022

Venus Rising

Three extraordinary dance works by inspiring and internationally renowned choreographers,

10 Mar 2022 - 13 Mar 2022

A Stab in the Dark

This new play takes you for a wickedly funny, suspenseful and unpredictable ride.

10 Mar 2022 - 13 Mar 2022

The Unruly Tourists

In a tale from living memory, a flock of badly behaved tourists spread a trail of rubbish and fuel a national obsession.

10 Mar 2022 - 13 Mar 2022

Truth and Lies

This is a cabaret of performance art at its most exciting, most daring, most magnificently raw and revealingly honest.

10 Mar 2022 - 27 Mar 2022

Auckland Arts Festival

A globally recognised celebration of art and culture taking place each March in Auckland.

11 Mar 2022

BLKCITY presents: The Diaspora

Blazing hip-hop success story BLKCITY take over Auckland Town Hall this summer.

11 Mar 2022 - 12 Mar 2022

Siva Afi Festival 2022

Watch the night light up with performers of this traditional, exhilarating Samoan art form.