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Beaches 17 Nov 2015

Spotlight on our neighbourhoods – Franklin

Home to many of Auckland’s spectacular regional parks and beaches, the Franklin Local Board area’s rural setting offers something for everyone.

Community 17 Nov 2015

Bringing communities together – The Jungle

‘The Jungle’, Ōtara’s newest basketball court has never seen an empty day since it was opened at the beginning of August. Why are locals in love with it?

Housing 12 Nov 2015

Albany development gets green light

Upper Harbour Local Board is welcoming news that a high-end mixed residential and retail development is to be built north of the old Albany village.

Heritage 3 Nov 2015

Biddick’s Bay history revealed

A family’s historic connection with a bay in the Orākei Local Board area has been officially recognised.

Beaches 30 Oct 2015

Council supports conservation volunteers at Atiu Creek

Council is partnering with Conservation Volunteers NZ and will contribute $50,000 towards the Restore Ātiu Creek Ecology (RACE) project.

Beaches 29 Oct 2015

Government urged to protect our marine environment

On October 29 Auckland Council approved its submission to the government on the areas proposed to be offered for petroleum exploration permit applications in 2016.

Beaches 28 Oct 2015

Waiheke Island named as a top 10 region

The secret is out – Waiheke Island has been named one of the world’s top 10 regions for next year in Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2016 publication.

Events

10 Oct 2022 - 11 Oct 2022

Manu Magic 2.0

Students will develop skills in observational drawing and stencil spray painting using native Manu as inspiration.

10 Oct 2022 - 11 Oct 2022

TV Show Characters

Let's put all those hours of watching our favourite tv shows and transform them into three dimensions.

10 Oct 2022 - 14 Oct 2022

Minecraft, Coding, Build A PC – School Holidays

Fun and excellent computer education for ages 5-17.

10 Oct 2022 - 14 Oct 2022

'We are all here' - World Homeless Day Event

Celebrate the resilience, strength, and diversity of people with a lived experience of homelessness.

10 Oct 2022 - 25 Oct 2022

Beginners Guide to Bird Identification

Learn how to use 5 minute bird counts to help monitor birds in our parks.

04 Oct 2022 - 11 Oct 2022

Auckland Models Floor Talks

A floor talk about the 1939 City of Auckland model and the modern 3D printed model of Central Auckland.

03 Oct 2022 - 10 Oct 2022

Escape from Pond Prison

Learn unbelievable facts about endangered critters, plus other great migrations.

03 Oct 2022 - 10 Oct 2022

Unbelievable Edible Earth

Make a model of the solid Earth's layers that's good enough to eat!