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Environment 24 Mar 2017

Marine pest found at Great Barrier

Mediterranean fanworm, an invasive marine pest, has been found at Port Fitzroy and Auckland Council’s biosecurity team want to know if you’ve seen it.

Community 24 Mar 2017

Planning the Manukau of the future

Plans to transform central Manukau are starting to paint a picture of what the heart of the south might look like in 2040.

Environment 24 Mar 2017

War on weeds in Howick

Residents in the Howick Local Board area are being encouraged to get tough on Rhamnus and moth plant – fast-spreading weeds smothering gardens and native plants.

Parks / Outdoors 24 Mar 2017

Choreographer wins parks residency

Chloe Loftus has been selected as the 2017 Auckland Council Artist in Residence – the first choreographer to have been chosen for the residency, which is now in its 10th year.

Beaches 24 Mar 2017

Stunning hidden bay on North Shore now open to public

Aucklanders now have access to a beautiful and largely unknown bay on Auckland’s North Shore.

Arts 22 Mar 2017

A gem of the west: Te Toi Uku Crown Lynn & Clayworks Museum

In 2015, Te Toi Uku Crown Lynn and Clayworks Museum opened in New Lynn to showcase west Auckland's ceramics history.

Transport 22 Mar 2017

St Lukes cycling improvements get underway

Work is starting on improvements to the St Lukes Road cycle lanes, which will give cyclists heading to and from the Northwestern cycleway an added layer of protection.

Events

20 Mar 2024 - 20 Nov 2024

Book Lovers Club - New Lynn Library

Come along and discuss your current favourite book with other book lovers.

20 Jun 2024

Embracing Te Rākau

Spend an afternoon learning a simple te rākau routine.

20 Jun 2024

Matariki Flax Weaving

Raranga (Māori weaving) is full of symbolism and meaning. Each piece of raranga is a reminder of...

20 Jun 2024

Matariki Shared Reading

Leys Institute Little Library warmly invites you to a family-friendly evening of shared reading a...

20 Jun 2024

Te Taumata Rau

A one-of-a-kind event celebrating the kaumātua of Ngāti Tamaoho and the Waiohua Confederated Trib...

07 May 2024 - 20 Jun 2024

Bike Maintenance

Learn how to change the dreaded flat tyre.

21 Jun 2024

Matariki Community Festival

Join us for an afternoon celebrating Māori arts, crafts, culture, language, music, food, and hosp...

15 Mar 2024 - 20 Dec 2024

Blockhouse Bay Library Book Club

Come along and join our lively discussions about what you've been reading, and find new books fro...