Oprah loves Tāmaki Makaurau
Internationally renowned talk show host Oprah Winfrey has taken a moment to relax in some of Auckland’s most beautiful parklands.
Sculptor of the Week – Marte Szirmay
Auckland-based artist Marte Szirmay’s sculpture, Seek, is an acquisition award winner, for the permanent collection at Auckland Botanic Gardens.
Status of privately owned trees in New Lynn
Auckland Council is aware of media reports about protesters who have climbed trees on private property in New Lynn to prevent them being removed.
Galapagos tortoises home for Christmas
Auckland Zoo’s Galapagos tortoises Smiley, Willy, Snapper, and Chippie, who have just moved into their redeveloped exhibit, The Galapagos.
City Rail Link to be built under Commercial Bay
The first stage of the City Rail Link project will be built on the site of the Downtown Mall, between lower Queen Street and Albert Street.
Waiheke vineyard owner fined for excessive helicopter flights
The council has welcomed a district court decision to fine a property owner for excessive helicopter flights.
Macleans College students win environment award
Howick Local Board, in association with the council's Local Parks South, applaud the Maclean’s College Enviro Group for being the overall winner of the Ros Nicholson Award for Native Ecology.
Community recycling centre planned for Albert-Eden
A site in the Albert-Eden Local Board area is to be a new resource recovery facility.
Zongzi (Sticky Rice Dumplings) Workshop | 做粽子过端午
In this workshop, you will have the opportunity to make your own zongzi (sticky rice dumplings).
Matariki - Ngā Whetū o te Tau Hou (The Stars of the New Year)
Get a taster of Māori astronomy and the Maramataka, as well as admire the beauty of our night sky.
BYO Board Games
You can bring one of your own games or learn to play a new one.
Dr Chris Benton's 'The Night Sky: What You Need to Know'
Chris Benton talks about what you can see and how you know what those objects are. We look forward to seeing you all there and learning the answers to those and other questions....
Prima Facie was first produced by Griffin Theatre Company in May 2019.
Music and Lasers - Pink Floyd Dark Side of the Moon and The Wall
Sit back and revel in the surround sound with psychedelic images projected on the dome ceiling to go along with the music.
Monthly Book Chat
Join our friendly monthly book chat group on the 3rd Wednesday of each month.