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Heritage 23 Jun 2017

Flashback Friday: Mission Bay, then and now

This popular central Auckland beach was as beloved at the turn of the 20th Century as it is today – but did you know it was also once home to a flying school?

Food / Drink 23 Jun 2017

New Lynn night markets come to an end

The New Lynn Night Markets will come to an end this month after three years.

22 Jun 2017

A plan for Howick village

Preserving the character that is Howick Village’s point of difference and improving links to local attractions are among key actions outlined in the new Howick Village Centre Plan.

Pools 21 Jun 2017

The uncertain future of the Mt Albert Aquatic Centre

Since 1996 Mt Albert residents have had access to the Mt Albert Aquatic Centre – but it could be gone for good in a few years.

Cycling 20 Jun 2017

West Auckland kids claim Guinness World Record

1799 mostly school children and teachers claimed the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS® title for the Largest human image of a bicycle at Glen Eden Intermediate this afternoon.

Transport 16 Jun 2017

Pukekohe Station upgrade to start in July

The upgrade of Pukekohe Station is due to begin in July and be completed in early 2018.

Community 15 Jun 2017

Say no to graffiti vandalism

A community with zero tolerance to graffiti vandalism combined with the efforts of organisations like the Manukau Beautification Charitable Trust, is helping to boost civic pride across south Auckland.

Community 13 Jun 2017

Shore Junction youth hub takes shape

Work to transform the Takapuna RSA building into a youth innovation hub is underway.

Events

02 Mar 2024

Takapuna Beach Latin Fiesta

Come and enjoy a day of free dance classes, live music, cultural displays, traditional foods, lan...

02 Mar 2024

Tāmaki Makaurau Mermaid Parade

The festivities kick off at Queens Wharf with a sustainable costume workshop and Mermaidification...

02 Mar 2024 - 03 Mar 2024

Auckland Wooden Boat Festival Seminar Programme

Join us for the first-ever Auckland Wooden Boat Festival, with activities taking place all weeken...

02 Mar 2024 - 16 Mar 2024

Lake House: The Dark Arts Tour

Uncover chilling stories, encounter ethereal spirits, and capture your ghostly adventures live.

02 Mar 2024 - 30 Mar 2024

Composting Workshops

Come and discover how easy it is to turn your waste into fertiliser.

02 Mar 2024 - 13 Apr 2024

Art Exhibition - Our parents' dreams 2024 by Raymond Sagapolutele

Images that traverse the nocturnal landscapes of South Auckland sit alongside self-portraits that...

02 Mar 2024 - 27 Apr 2024

Windows to the World

This exhibition spotlights the migration of cultural motifs, with a special focus on the Kawung B...

01 Mar 2024 - 02 Mar 2024

NZ Taiwan Day

This diverse festival is an all-ages free event showcasing the richness of cultures.