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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

19 Oct 2022

HeritageTalks: The passing of the pioneers: the obituaries of the Old Colonists and a changing country with Liam Appleton

Research Librarian Liam Appleton will tell us about Pakeha New Zealanders understanding of themselves amidst an increasingly developing and urbanised country.

19 Oct 2022

Learn a new skill - Bollywood Dance Workshop

Join the expert and learn some Bollywood dance moves.

19 Oct 2022

Sci Fi at Stardome: Close Encounters of the Third Kind

Experience a classic sci fi film at Stardome.

19 Oct 2022

Why study history?

Listen to North Taranaki history from Barry Pepperell.

19 Oct 2022

Why study history? (1)

Come and hear Barry Pepperell talking about his newly published book 'Chips off the Bell Block'.

19 Oct 2022 - 06 Nov 2022

Together - Apart | Claybenders Ceramic Exhibition

Join us to view the creative response of 17 ceramic artists who have put their own interpretation in clay on the maxim Together - Apart.

19 Oct 2022 - 30 Nov 2022

Screenprinting class with Talia Russell

Create your own designs to print on to paper that you can then frame for your wall!

21 Sep 2022 - 14 Dec 2022

Kia Kaha Digital Confidence and Skills Workshop

A free workshop designed to help you learn essential digital skills.