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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

13 Mar 2023

March Gallery Bubs

We invite all caregivers to bring along their under-twos and join our curator for one of our baby-friendly mornings in the Homestead Galleries. There will be an intimate tour of...

14 Mar 2023 - 19 Mar 2023

Vector Lights for Pasifika Festival

Head to the Vector Lights show and listen live from your favourite viewing spot.

18 Mar 2023

2023 North Shore Aero Club Open Day

Both kids (all ages) and adults can enjoy the amazing Aircraft Display and the activities on the day.

18 Mar 2023

Artist Kōrero: In Conversation

a r a p e t a will discuss their research into the legacy of the historic Maori art forms of Aute.

18 Mar 2023 - 25 Mar 2023

The Picture of Dorian Gray

The Picture of Dorian Gray is an odyssey of theatrical storytelling.

18 Mar 2023 - 26 Mar 2023

Franklin Arts Festival - 2023 Art Show

The artworks are displayed in five themes (Natural, Surreal, Vessel, Transform, and Movement).

18 Mar 2023 - 29 Apr 2023

NGĀ TANGATA MANU, TANIA MAE MILLER

This installation includes a large variety of figurative Manu and Tangata Manu made from harakeke, muka, and kiekie.

19 Jan 2023 - 19 Mar 2023

Weekend Guided Walk

Our knowledgeable staff will share the secrets and insights of what makes this unique ecosystem amazing.