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Community 26 Apr 2017

Weaving a brighter future together

A multi-coloured cloak covered in thousands of houses aims to spark discussion about the Tāmaki regeneration programme.

Parks / Outdoors 26 Apr 2017

Love is in the air for 20 little spotted kiwi

Love will be in the air when Auckland Council reintroduces 20 single little spotted kiwi to Shakespear Open Sanctuary on Saturday 29 April.

Community 24 Apr 2017

Meet Waste Champion Green Jon

Waitākere Community Recycling Centre project manager Jon Morgan, known better as 'Green Jon', is keen to see local consumers become zero-waste champions.

21 Apr 2017

Manurewa honours local veterans and their families

A series of WW1 projects supported by Manurewa Local Board recognising the area’s veterans is helping ensure the sacrifices these men and women made are never forgotten.

Food / Drink 20 Apr 2017

Partnership lets students take food from ground to plate

Mangere Mountain Education Centre and Nestlé Cook for Life – Ka Tunu Ka Ora have partnered to offer educational workshops to secondary school students, giving them the opportunity to know more about food and nutrition.

Arts 20 Apr 2017

Maker movement putting power in young people’s hands

Creative champions and technology have come together in an initiative called Makerhood, helping people rediscover the art of making and encouraging people to tinker, fix and make stuff rather than consume it.

Transport 20 Apr 2017

Mount Albert town centre upgrade begins

The long-awaited Mount Albert town centre upgrade has commenced.

Arts 20 Apr 2017

New manager helps arts centre keep its community focus

Mairangi Bay Arts Centre has appointed a new manager, Angela Suh, as the gallery takes steps towards a new strategic plan to help it keep serving the changing community.

Events

23 Mar 2024

Music in Parks Ōtara pt 2

Music in Parks is honoured to partner with Ōtara Music and Arts Centre (OMAC) once again, curatin...

23 Mar 2024

Nowruz celebration

Join us to showcase the traditions and cultural heritage of Nowruz.

23 Mar 2024

Papakura ParkFEST

A great family day for the Community to come and enjoy at Central Park.

23 Mar 2024

Skillz Central - AKLFEST

Brace yourself for a day of beats, international guests, raw local talent, prizes and pure excite...

23 Mar 2024

The month of Francophonie: French breakfast

Celebrate the month of Francophonie with a special Belgian twist at our French breakfast event.

23 Mar 2024

This is Us: Race Unity Day

Immersion in diversity makes our community strong, and Race unity day is a celebration of this be...

23 Mar 2024

Upcycle your Clothes with The Mindful Mender

Come along to this workshop to learn different techniques to chop, change and combine your garmen...

23 Mar 2024

VIP Kayak Day through Te Henga Wetland at Matuku Link

Drift along the Waitakere River, which flows through Matuku Link, through to Te Henga wetland.