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Community 16 Nov 2022

Creativity brings hope to homeless communities

Dreams are being created and aspirations shaped in a concrete garage just off Karangahape Road in the central city.

Environment 15 Nov 2022

Science could help protect milk tree

Franklin Local Board has granted landowner approval for an Auckland University researcher to pick leaves and take samples from rare streblus banksii trees. The project is part of a thesis looking into the genetic and morphological diversity of the species in the Auckland region to better conserve it.

Kids / Family 9 Nov 2022

Green light for Stanmore Bay playground

Local students gave the green light to the design for a new playground that will be built at Whenua-roa/ D’Oyly Reserve next year.

Plans / Projects 9 Nov 2022

Next steps for Puhinui / Warkworth Centre Plan

Warkworth residents are sharing views for a plan to ensure the town is well-designed and meets the needs of the whole community over time.

Community 9 Nov 2022

Down to business for Manurewa

Incoming Manurewa Local Board Chair Glenn Murphy says it's time for a collaborative approach.

14-24 year olds 9 Nov 2022

New Coyle Park basketball court planned for 2023

Basketball fans in Albert-Eden will be delighted with the news that a new basketball court is set to be installed in Coyle Park, Point Chevalier.

Climate action 8 Nov 2022

Local Bike Kitchen leads the way

Bike Kitchen supports new trend in community

Heritage 3 Nov 2022

175 years of Howick: Marking a major milestone

This year is Howick’s 175th anniversary, and ahead of the official celebrations and various fun events, we’re taking a step back in time to share the history of Howick.

Events

04 Nov 2022 - 11 Dec 2022

Her heirlooms in my garden

The artists in this exhibition tenderly share their personal experience as the recipients of the flowers and precious heirlooms cultivated within the garden.

04 Nov 2022 - 11 Dec 2022

Mā te horo nuku ka tūrangawaewae ai koe, To stand in place of the landscape

Enjoy a collection of intuitive landscape paintings

02 Nov 2022 - 06 Dec 2023

Whangaparāoa Library Book Club

Come along to discuss your favourite books!

02 Nov 2022 - 23 Dec 2023

Genealogy Research

Come down and meet the friendly genealogy team and learn all about your family history!

01 Nov 2022 - 31 Mar 2023

The Incredible Rooftop Tour

Come up with us, hear the history and be amazed by the unbeatable views

29 Oct 2022 - 30 Jan 2023

Robin White: Te Whanaketanga | Something is Happening Here

Free exhibition of work by contemporary Aotearoa artist Dame Robin White.

17 Oct 2022 - 16 Dec 2022

Tamariki Time at Devonport Library

Fun and exciting activities for kids under 5 years

15 Oct 2022 - 22 Jan 2023

Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera: Art and Life in Modern Mexico

Come face to face with one of the 20th century’s most recognisable cultural icons in this international exhibition.