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.
City Jobs & Skills and Oranga Community Centre - Pop Up Information Session
Come along and speak with someone who can help you find a role and build your career.
Audible Garden FREE Concert
Participants from previous creativity workshops exhibit their talents.
Embroidery with Jo Dixey
Make your own tiny "woolie" using a collection of embroidery stitches.
Māori Performing Arts Open Day
Learn about Te Kura Maninirau, meet the kaiako, see what the classes will be like and enrol for term 3.
Matariki Festival @Bayswater School
The festival includes kapa haka, food trucks, drinks, markets, lights, games, rides, and the famous bonfire not to be missed.
Pukekohe Youth Concert
The event will include Kapa Haka performances, original songs showcase, food trucks and much more.
Tree Benefits Workshop
The attendees will be able to discover more about the wide range of environmental services and benefits that trees provide in our daily lives.
Waipapa Stream Restoration, Parnell - with Kaipātiki Project
Spread the word and invite your friends to join us on this meaningful journey towards a greener future.