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Beaches 20 Jan 2016

Takapuna's laneway to development

Devonport-Takapuna Local Board Chair Joseph Bergin says the board has a clear message from the community about the revitalisation of the Takapuna town centre: “Just get on and do it.”

Environment 19 Jan 2016

New recycling drop-off points for Franklin

Auckland Council has finalised arrangements for two new recycling drop-off points for Franklin residents, open for business this month.

Environment 19 Jan 2016

Rare parakeet chicks hatch at Auckland Zoo

Auckland Zoo’s orange-fronted parakeet pair have hatched five little chicks and they're growing up fast.

Beaches 19 Jan 2016

Future of Long Bay restaurant decided

Plans for a large-scale restaurant at Long Bay Regional Park have halted indefinitely out of respect for the cultural significance of the beachfront site.

Business / Economy 19 Jan 2016

New tenants for Devonport Wharf

A group of local technology entrepreneurs will be occupying the south end offices of Devonport Wharf.

Business / Economy 15 Jan 2016

Northcote an 'under-rated jewel'

Northcote town centre has been selected as one of 19 development locations.

Business / Economy 15 Jan 2016

Steady growth for Auckland’s housing consents

Nearly $3b of new dwellings were consented in Auckland in the 12 months to November 2015, new figures out show.

Parks / Outdoors 13 Jan 2016

Hopping mad over growing rabbit problem

Rabbit numbers have grown rapidly at Western Springs Lakeside Park, prompting council staff to look at how to best manage the problem.

Events

11 Mar 2023

Harcourts Cooper & Co – Swim the Bridge

There’s nothing quite like swimming across the most prominent marine highway in New Zealand.

11 Mar 2023

Kei whea te Aute Touch Tour

Visitors who are blind or partially sighted will have the opportunity to experience the tactile works in the exhibition through the senses of touch and sound.

11 Mar 2023

March Saturday Gallery Club: Dreams for Aute

Join us in the Homestead Galleries for a mark-making session on Aute/Tapa cloth, using natural pigments from plants, soil and clay.

11 Mar 2023

Pikiniki Teti Pea - Teddy Bear's Picnic

A beloved childhood classic is getting the Silo Park spin with a day of FREE games, entertainment, and a few surprises along the way, all at Aucklanders’ favourite waterfront park.

11 Mar 2023

Requiem

In contemplating our existence, the natural world, and feelings of wonder, loss, longing, desire, and surrender, Kelly has created an orchestral and choral work of rare beauty a...

19 Jan 2023 - 20 Apr 2023

Hungerball - Myers Park

A customised inflatable sports arena where a range of sports/games can be played for all ages.

14 Jan 2023 - 11 Mar 2023

Pop Up Play!

Join us to play multisport, capture the flag, ultimate Frisbee lawn games, and many more.

12 Mar 2023

Big Gay Out 2023

Join us for a day of queer music, markets, the gayest dance party ever and of course the fabulous Thirst Trap Vogue Ball by House of Aitu.