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Business / Economy 30 Nov 2015

Lysaght Building lights up GridAKL innovation precinct

GridAKL opened in 2014, and is entering an exciting new phase.

Exhibition 30 Nov 2015

Spotlight on our neighbourhoods – Papakura

From its thriving town centre, historic Hawkins Theatre and art galleries, to the rural area of Karaka, which is famous for its thoroughbred industry, Papakura has a perfect mix of town and country.

Environment 30 Nov 2015

Parks go smokefree in Upper Harbour

Upper Harb​our Local Board has moved to make its 10 most popular local parks and reserves smokefree.

Sports / Leisure 27 Nov 2015

Zoo tales: Rotoroa field trips

In this week’s Zoo tales, Auckland Zoo’s Rotoroa Island education officer Brian takes us on a field trip (with orca and kiwi!) and tells us why wildlife education is important as well as fun.

Beaches 27 Nov 2015

Driving permits for some west coast beaches

Recognising that driving on the beach is very different from driving on the road, the council has a permit system in place for people wanting to drive on the very popular Muriwai and Kariotahi beaches.

Plans / Projects 26 Nov 2015

North Rodney council proposed

The Northern Action Group (NAG) has applied to the Local Government Commission to create a North Rodney Unitary Council.

Beaches 24 Nov 2015

Karekare Surf Lifesaving Club enters the drone zone

A surveillance drone will help save lives at Karekare.

Arts 24 Nov 2015

Five years of progress in Ōtara-Papatoetoe

With Auckland Council recently reaching its fifth anniversary, we take a closer look at the local progress in Ōtara, Manukau and Papatoetoe.

Events

04 Nov 2022 - 11 Dec 2022

Her heirlooms in my garden

The artists in this exhibition tenderly share their personal experience as the recipients of the flowers and precious heirlooms cultivated within the garden.

04 Nov 2022 - 11 Dec 2022

Mā te horo nuku ka tūrangawaewae ai koe, To stand in place of the landscape

Enjoy a collection of intuitive landscape paintings

02 Nov 2022 - 06 Dec 2023

Whangaparāoa Library Book Club

Come along to discuss your favourite books!

02 Nov 2022 - 23 Dec 2023

Genealogy Research

Come down and meet the friendly genealogy team and learn all about your family history!

01 Nov 2022 - 31 Mar 2023

The Incredible Rooftop Tour

Come up with us, hear the history and be amazed by the unbeatable views

29 Oct 2022 - 30 Jan 2023

Robin White: Te Whanaketanga | Something is Happening Here

Free exhibition of work by contemporary Aotearoa artist Dame Robin White.

17 Oct 2022 - 16 Dec 2022

Tamariki Time at Devonport Library

Fun and exciting activities for kids under 5 years

15 Oct 2022 - 22 Jan 2023

Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera: Art and Life in Modern Mexico

Come face to face with one of the 20th century’s most recognisable cultural icons in this international exhibition.