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Exhibition 30 Nov 2015

Spotlight on our neighbourhoods – Papakura

From its thriving town centre, historic Hawkins Theatre and art galleries, to the rural area of Karaka, which is famous for its thoroughbred industry, Papakura has a perfect mix of town and country.

Environment 30 Nov 2015

Parks go smokefree in Upper Harbour

Upper Harb​our Local Board has moved to make its 10 most popular local parks and reserves smokefree.

Sports / Leisure 27 Nov 2015

Zoo tales: Rotoroa field trips

In this week’s Zoo tales, Auckland Zoo’s Rotoroa Island education officer Brian takes us on a field trip (with orca and kiwi!) and tells us why wildlife education is important as well as fun.

Beaches 27 Nov 2015

Driving permits for some west coast beaches

Recognising that driving on the beach is very different from driving on the road, the council has a permit system in place for people wanting to drive on the very popular Muriwai and Kariotahi beaches.

Plans / Projects 26 Nov 2015

North Rodney council proposed

The Northern Action Group (NAG) has applied to the Local Government Commission to create a North Rodney Unitary Council.

Beaches 24 Nov 2015

Karekare Surf Lifesaving Club enters the drone zone

A surveillance drone will help save lives at Karekare.

Arts 24 Nov 2015

Five years of progress in Ōtara-Papatoetoe

With Auckland Council recently reaching its fifth anniversary, we take a closer look at the local progress in Ōtara, Manukau and Papatoetoe.

Community 24 Nov 2015

Ōrākei Community Patrol celebrates milestone

The Ōrākei Community Patrol has celebrated an important milestone in its goal to provide greater safety for the Ōrākei suburb.

Events

16 Oct 2022 - 20 Nov 2022

Weekend Wheel Workout

Join Humphrey and learn about clay, how to throw basic forms on the wheel, how to trim, decorate, glaze and fire your work.

25 Sep 2022 - 11 Dec 2022

Auckland Town Hall Tours

The return of the Auckland Town Hall Tours, offering a remarkable experience of the historic building.

18 Sep 2022 - 01 Jan 2023

Preserving workshop

Reduce food waste and keep food longer.

18 Sep 2022 - 18 Jun 2023

Kaukapakapa Village Market

A great morning out for the family with live music and a tempting selection of stalls.

17 Oct 2022

Henna Tattoos

Come to the library and get a professionally applied henna design.

17 Oct 2022

Libby eBooks App Workshop

Become app-savvy and gain digital confidence with your smartphone or tablet at one of our free tech workshops.

17 Oct 2022 - 31 Oct 2022

Diwali Online Jigsaw Puzzle

Enjoy the Diwali jigsaw puzzle with your family.

05 Sep 2022 - 30 Nov 2022

Community Morning Tea

Meet locals, share your ideas and find out how to get involved at our free community morning teas.