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Have your say 15 Sep 2022

Give feedback on how Upper Harbour parks are managed

People are invited to have their say on how 260 parks and almost 800 hectares of land are managed in Upper Harbour.

Parks / Outdoors 14 Sep 2022

History and heritage to be celebrated at local parks

Key parks in Puketāpapa have been identified as places where stories narrating the area’s rich history and heritage can be told.

Playgrounds 14 Sep 2022

Rangatū playground opens to delight

Hundreds of people turned out to the official opening of Rangatū Playground in Swanson.

Community 14 Sep 2022

Warkworth students’ ideas welcomed in new playground

Students from Te Kura o Puhinui / Warkworth School helped design a new playground at Shoesmith Reserve that opened in August.

Council news 13 Sep 2022

Development Contributions policy out for second public consultation

Auckland Council is seeking feedback on the next stage of updating its Development Contributions Policy, to ensure new developments contribute fairly to the funding of the council’s infrastructure.

14-24 year olds 13 Sep 2022

Work to make route safer progresses

Significant progress has been made around Walters Road’s open drains, a safety issue because of the number of schoolchildren walking in the area.

Akl Paths 13 Sep 2022

Pathways around Wai-O-Taiki closed for upgrade work

Pathways in and around Wai-O-Taiki Nature Reserve will be closed temporarily, while important track upgrades are undertaken.

Community 13 Sep 2022

Moneywise play options

Ōrākei Local Board supports the Meadowbank Toy Library through the Ōrākei Local Grant which are offered to the community biannually. The next grant round is open to applications 16 January to 17 February 2023.

Events

14 Oct 2022

Researching the History of Your House in Tāmaki Makaurau / Auckland

Join our experts to discover the resources available to help you research your property!

14 Oct 2022

School Holidays – Engineering and Construction

Children 5-13 years can bring their friends and have fun.

14 Oct 2022

Sounds of India

Join us as we go through the journey on the Sounds of India!

14 Oct 2022

Supersonics

Kids can learn to construct, explore and play a range of DIY musical instruments together.

14 Oct 2022

Tie die craziness

Learn how to die clothes.

14 Oct 2022

Unbelievable Movies

Join us to watch a movie at the Library.

14 Oct 2022

Unicorn Name 3D Printing

Kids aged 8-12 years can use our 3D Printer to make your unicorn’s name.

14 Oct 2022

Yokai Talk 4: Dan Taipua : To Be Pacific: Cultural Connections to Yokai

Join speaker Dan Taipua as he starts with the bare fact of our Pacific connection.