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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

19 Mar 2023 - 11 Dec 2023

Auckland Town Hall Tours

Join our knowledgeable guides for an intimate tour that invites you to step back in time and discover the colourful history.

21 Mar 2023 - 01 Apr 2023

Vector Lights for World of Cultures

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

22 Mar 2023

HeritageTalks: Chasing Black Sheep in New Zealand - Pauline Weeks

Learn about the "black sheep" in the family.

22 Mar 2023 - 26 Mar 2023

Earth Beat Festival 2023

Earth Beat Festival is the place where you play, learn, revitalise make new connections and return to the world grounded and inspired!

22 Mar 2023 - 26 Mar 2023

The Unruly Tourists

This witty, irreverent, and caustically observed work will spark conversation and debate long after the curtain goes down.

24 Mar 2023

Danny Bhoy - Now Is Not a Good Time

Don’t miss this internationally-renowned and critically-acclaimed comic, who regularly sells out tours world wide with his unique brand of observational storytelling.

24 Mar 2023

Sugung-ga: The Other Side of the World

The story of two animals from different walks of life – and the misunderstandings that arise from their encounter.

25 Mar 2023

Community Day at Pah Homestead

Bring a picnic to enjoy in Monte Cecilia Park.