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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

14 Sep 2022 - 21 Dec 2022

Te wā tākaro - Toys for tots

Come and join our new programme for your children ages 1-3.

07 Sep 2022 - 30 Nov 2022

Garden With Us

Roll up your sleeves, get your hands dirty and make some friends.

07 Sep 2022 - 14 Dec 2022

Koorero Paki

A fun-filled storytelling session for tamariki aged three to five years old.

20 Oct 2022

A Youth Writing Competition on Identity

If you’re a teenager and love to write, then submit your writing on the theme IDENTITY to win cool prizes.

15 Sep 2022 - 18 Dec 2022

Learn Conversational English

New Zealand permanent residents and citizens can learn English for free.

08 Sep 2022 - 24 Nov 2022

Manawatahi – Cook With Us

A new opportunity for you to meet people and make friends doing everyday activities together.

08 Sep 2022 - 15 Dec 2022

Reo & Rhyme

A fun-filled rhyme and dance session for tamariki aged 18 months to three years.

08 Sep 2022 - 15 Dec 2022

Ukulele Club

Bring your own ukulele to play easy songs, sing along, meet new people and have fun.