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Cycling 31 Jan 2017

Opinion: Dr Peter Haynes' vision for Chamberlain Park

Albert-Eden Local Board Chair Peter Haynes explains why re-purposing Chamberlain Park to a nine-hole course will cater for golfers and the wider community.

Arts 31 Jan 2017

The Lighthouse nears completion

Details will be announced soon for a ceremony to celebrate the opening of Michael Parekowhai's artwork on Queens Wharf.

Beaches 31 Jan 2017

Karekare Beach named among world's best

Karekare Beach on Auckland’s west coast has been named the second-best beach in the world by Passport Magazine, a gay travel publication.

Community 31 Jan 2017

Upcycling initiative goes from strength to strength

TAT Upcycle creates planter boxes and furniture from heat-treated, chemical-free pallet wood that would otherwise end up in the waste stream.

Community 18 Jan 2017

Waterview’s new playground opens

Waterview's exciting new playground is now open.

Arts 16 Jan 2017

Five pieces of public art to check out

If you find yourself with a free afternoon, think about exploring these gems scattered throughout wider Auckland.

Transport 16 Jan 2017

Changes for Britomart Station users

Downtown train users will soon find the Chief Post Office building closed and new entrances created for Britomart station.

Cycling 13 Jan 2017

Final piece of city cycle loop announced

The connection along Nelson St to Quay St via Market Place, Customs St West and Lower Hobson St, will complete the loop.

Events

18 Nov 2023 - 03 Mar 2024

Don Binney: Drawing the Waitākere Coast

This is a stretch of coastline the artist knew intimately.

18 Nov 2023 - 03 Mar 2024

Holding Ground sculpture exhibition

A series of activities will be held over the summer including guided walks of the permanent trail...

17 Nov 2023 - 20 Apr 2024

Food Truck Collective - South Auckland

Come along for a family friendly event also suitable for adults looking for a date night or dinne...

11 Nov 2023 - 25 May 2024

Beach volleyball series in Mission Bay

Our Beach Volleyball series in Mission Bay will brighten your Summer.

01 Nov 2023 - 31 Mar 2024

The Incredible Rooftop Tour

Learn about the building, the people who work here and our place in the Domain from this unique v...

28 Oct 2023 - 10 Mar 2024

Ngā Pakiaka: Like the Roots of a Tree

Explore your connection to the taiao (natural environment) through art making in Ngā Pakiaka: Lik...

16 Sep 2023 - 13 Apr 2024

Hungerball - Myers Park

Join in the fun under the shade of ancient trees and beside an award-winning playground in Myers...

01 Apr 2023 - 01 Jun 2024

Ōrewa Repair Café

Bring your broken or damaged items and local volunteers will fix them for you at no charge.