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Environment 11 May 2017

Great Barrier Island applies for Dark Sky Sanctuary status

A Dark Sky Sanctuary must have an exceptional or distinguished quality of starry nights and a nocturnal environment, and is protected for its scientific, natural, or educational value, its cultural heritage and/or public enjoyment.

Parks / Outdoors 10 May 2017

Maintenance damage at Manukau Memorial Gardens

Auckland Council is investigating unacceptable work carried out by its maintenance contractors in the children’s area of Manukau Memorial Gardens this week.

Housing 9 May 2017

Building starts at the Hobsonville Point Airfields precinct

There will be 102 standalone and terrace homes built in stage one of the development.

Plans / Projects 9 May 2017

City centre population set to exceed 2032 estimate this year

The population of Auckland’s City Centre has exploded compared to the 2012 Auckland City Centre Masterplan’s predictions.

Transport 8 May 2017

New sinkhole discovered in New Lynn

Contractors working on the Clark Street culvert in New Lynn discovered a small sinkhole near the already-damaged culvert on the evening of Thursday 4 May.

Parks / Outdoors 5 May 2017

Start date set for Kowhai Park upgrade

Some access to the park and its facilities will be restricted at times due to the construction work, which starts mid-May.

Community 4 May 2017

Sign of significance for Patumahoe

The dedicated signs tell the story of mana whenua’s connection and history to the region and their location is selected by mana whenua in recognition of its cultural significance to the area.

Environment 3 May 2017

Long-tailed bats spotted in Henderson

Long-tailed bats have been spotted in Henderson for the first time in about 15 years.

Events

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Ranger guided walk - Kepa Bush, Mission Bay

Learn about the special native flora and fauna that call this forest remnant home, as well as the...

08 Mar 2024 - 09 Mar 2024

Te Manawa Market - AKLFEST

Immerse yourself in the Te Manawa Whare Toi Market, the culmination of eight whare toi wānanga.

08 Mar 2024 - 22 Mar 2024

Wild Wild Life - AKLFEST

Featuring works by Tia Barrett, Leala Faleseuga, Gavin Hipkins, Jae Hoon Lee, Obadiah Russon, Lay...

08 Mar 2024 - 24 Mar 2024

Street Beats - Auckland Arts Festival 2024

Journey into Auckland City Centre to witness the streets come alive with beats, melody and moveme...

01 Mar 2024 - 12 Apr 2024

Chess Club

Come along to Warkworth Library's weekly chess club. Suitable for all levels of ability from begi...

01 Mar 2024 - 12 Apr 2024

Rhymetime at Blockhouse Bay Library

Fun songs, dancing and rhymes for you and your toddler to enjoy together.

01 Mar 2024 - 12 Apr 2024

Storytime- Howick Library

Join our Friday storytime with our librarians, who will read stories to your little ones aged 3 t...

01 Mar 2024 - 26 Apr 2024

Storytime at the Maritime

Refresh yourself at Koel, our museum café, before or after storytime and get a free fluffy for yo...