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2 Mar 2017

Councillor Cathy Casey: Homelessness is an issue we can't ignore

Councillor Cathy Casey reflects on a moving story about life and death on the streets of Auckland.

Transport 1 Mar 2017

WATCH: AMETI Eastern Busway

The Auckland Manukau Eastern Transport Initiative (AMETI) Eastern Busway is a group of projects in south-east Auckland that will improve transport choices and connections in the area.

Transport 28 Feb 2017

Volcano-themed skate park opens in New Windsor

Auckland's volcanic heritage has inspired a new skate park opened in New Windsor over the weekend of 25-26 February. The park is part of the NZ Transport Agency's Waterview Connection project.

Cycling 27 Feb 2017

Pt England School celebrates new bikes and cycling track

Pt England School pupils riding 50 new bicycles celebrated the official opening of their 400m state-of-the-art bike track on Thursday 23 February.

Plans / Projects 25 Feb 2017

Westgate Town Park set to bloom in spring

Te Hauāuru, the new Westgate Town Park, is due to be completed by spring. Hawkins Construction has started work on the 1.1ha site, which is situated in the 24ha open space next to the Northwest Mall on the corner of Maki Street and Tawhia Drive.

Development 24 Feb 2017

Women take the lead on central city redevelopment

The project to redevelop Freyberg Place and the Ellen Melville Centre has women in many key roles, including senior project leader, project manager, lead landscape architect, lead architect, and manager of the contracting team.

Environment 24 Feb 2017

Western Springs a pocket of calm for city-dwellers

Western Springs is much loved by Aucklanders and visitors for its beautiful scenery and abundant wildlife, says Waitematā and Gulf Ward Councillor Mike Lee.

Community 24 Feb 2017

Upcycling at the Tip Stop Shop

Next time you visit Great Barrier Island don't forget to grab a bargain at the Aotea Community Upcycle Centre in Claris, affectionately known by locals as the Tip Stop Shop.

Events

01 Mar 2024

Miss Auckland 2024 Movie Fundraiser: Miss Congeniality

Come along and enjoy a fun night out watching a movie celebrating the value of female friendship...

01 Mar 2024

Movies in Parks: The Super Mario Bros. Movie

While working underground to fix a water main, Brooklyn plumbers and brothers Mario and Luigi are...

01 Mar 2024

Silo Cinema: People's Choice

Gather your friends and whānau and get ready for an evening of singing, dancing, and great vibes.

01 Mar 2024 - 02 Mar 2024

NZ Taiwan Day

This diverse festival is an all-ages free event showcasing the richness of cultures.

01 Mar 2024 - 03 Mar 2024

Auckland Wooden Boat Festival

It’s a celebration for everyone and all lovers of wooden boats of all types. 

01 Mar 2024 - 10 Mar 2024

Te Tangi a te Tūī

An epic tale of love, loss and hope - weaving te reo Māori and cirque theatre.

01 Mar 2024 - 31 Mar 2024

Neighbours Aotearoa 2024

This year’s theme ‘Growing Together’ is about connecting, nurturing relationships, sharing, and e...

01 Mar 2024 - 05 Apr 2024

Te Atatū Food Truck Fridays

A tasty selection of Auckland’s best street food, music and entertainment.