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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

18 Oct 2022 - 23 Oct 2022

A Traveller’s Guide to Turkish Dogs

Turkish Dogs is the true story of a mad historian, immortal fishermen, and the Mother of Wolves; border crossings, buried treasure, and the value of companionship.

18 Oct 2022 - 06 Dec 2022

Head Drawing Phase 1

Learn how to see the head in shapes and planes for doing portrait paintings and drawings.

18 Oct 2022 - 13 Dec 2022

Rhymetime / Storytime

Music, songs, dance and rhymes for children with caregivers.

18 Oct 2022 - 18 Oct 2023

Orewa Cross Stitch

Orewa Cross Stitch is a social group, so bring your ideas and stories, we will provide a venue and a safe space for like-minded people.

06 Sep 2022 - 29 Nov 2022

Iti Rearea | Little Explorers

Designed to encourage under-fives to discover, identify and explore their five senses.

06 Sep 2022 - 13 Dec 2022

Free ESOL Classes

Gain some new skills and meet some new people in the community at these free classes.

06 Sep 2022 - 31 Dec 2022

Coding for Kids

Develop your programming skills and build your own apps/games.

19 Oct 2022

Diabetes Van - Free Test

Get your free Diabetes test at Epsom Library.