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14-24 year olds 31 Jan 2017

Glenfield youth centre now open

A Kaipātiki Local Board initiative to create the first youth-focused facility in Glenfield is now a reality.

Walkways 31 Jan 2017

Gem of the month: Beachlands-Maraetai walkway

Highlights include the beautiful east coast beaches of Maraetai, Te Pene and Ōmana Esplanade Reserve.

Transport 31 Jan 2017

Auckland Council to submit on East West Link

On 16 December 2016, the NZ Transport Agency lodged applications for the resource consents required for the East West Link project.

Cycling 31 Jan 2017

Growing greenways in Devonport-Takapuna

Late last year, Devonport-Takapuna Local Board approved funding for two local walking and cycling connections.

Environment 31 Jan 2017

Ngā kiwi o Kohukohunui – Returning kiwi to the Hunua Ranges

An intensive pest-control operation in the Hunua Ranges in 2015 has paid off, allowing kiwi to be reintroduced to the forest.

14-24 year olds 31 Jan 2017

Playground review: Award-winning Olympic Park

Olympic Park is a state-of-the-art playground that has been awarded the Outstanding Park Award by the New Zealand Recreation Association.

Sports / Leisure 31 Jan 2017

Explore the northern Waitematā Harbour

Upper Harbour Local Board is encouraging residents to explore their blue backyard this summer.

31 Jan 2017

Fukuoka Friendship Garden to bloom again

The restored Fukuoka Friendship Garden is scheduled to open in autumn at its new location in Western Springs Lakeside Park.

Events

09 Feb 2024 - 20 Dec 2024

Rhymetime - Rānui Library

Join us for songs, musical instruments, finger rhymes, and bubbles to promote having fun while le...

09 Feb 2024 - 01 Feb 2026

The Robertson Gift: Paths through Modernity

Featuring 49 paintings, prints, drawings and sculpture, the exhibition also includes visitor favo...

07 Feb 2024 - 20 Dec 2024

Devonport Library's Tamariki Time

Bring your kids for Tamariki Time at the Library.

02 Feb 2024 - 20 Dec 2024

Reading Revolution - Rānui Library

Join Kate from The Reading Revolution for a relaxed session where the group reads a short story a...

01 Feb 2024 - 01 Mar 2024

MISCELLANY: from around the motu

“You Are Quoting Shakespeare” books celebrating the 400th anniversary of The Bard’s First Folio.

01 Feb 2024 - 14 Mar 2024

Yarn for Pride 2024

Take a stroll along K-rd to see the bike parking decorated with colourful yarnbombs; a mixture of...

01 Feb 2024 - 30 Mar 2024

Diverse-city 2024

Learn about the friendships and social networks which have played a pivotal role in shaping the h...

01 Feb 2024 - 14 Dec 2024

Free digital coaching for seniors

Bring your phone, tablet, or laptop to a Digital Seniors hub and get one on one digital coaching...