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Environment 24 Feb 2017

Western Springs a pocket of calm for city-dwellers

Western Springs is much loved by Aucklanders and visitors for its beautiful scenery and abundant wildlife, says Waitematā and Gulf Ward Councillor Mike Lee.

Community 24 Feb 2017

Upcycling at the Tip Stop Shop

Next time you visit Great Barrier Island don't forget to grab a bargain at the Aotea Community Upcycle Centre in Claris, affectionately known by locals as the Tip Stop Shop.

24 Feb 2017

Warkworth facilities set for upgrade

Construction of two new public toilets in Warkworth is due to start soon.

Dogs 24 Feb 2017

Help make our beaches fun for all

In response to recent dog-related issues reported at Takapuna Beach, Devonport-Takapuna Local Board wanted to remind people about the rules in place at our beaches and encourage consideration for other beach users.

Parks / Outdoors 23 Feb 2017

South Auckland is home to New Zealand’s best neighbourhood

Randwick Park in Manurewa is New Zealand’s Mitre10 Community of the Year.

Environment 22 Feb 2017

Free health checks for rental properties

Landlords with rentals in the Māngere-Ōtahuhu, Whau, Puketāpapa and Maungakiekie-Tāmaki Local Board area could be eligible for a free assessment on their properties along with help to make them warmer and more energy-efficient.

Environment 22 Feb 2017

Kauri dieback ambassadors spreading the word

A team of ambassadors will be out in force in the Waitākeres this summer raising awareness about kauri dieback and teaching people how to stop it.

Arts 22 Feb 2017

Explore Auckland Art Gallery with Google Maps

You can now explore Auckland Art Gallery without leaving home, thanks to the Museum View feature from Google.

Events

22 Jun 2024

Matariki Celebrations at Wesley

There will be food, great performances, arts and crafts and much more for everyone to join in on!

22 Jun 2024

Matariki Stars - Creative Kids

Come and celebrate Matariki with EcoMatters and author/artist Emma Hinton in this contemplative c...

22 Jun 2024

Matariki Whanau Kite-Making

Celebrate Matariki with us! Bring the whole family and create your own whanau kite, then fly it (...

22 Jun 2024

Matariki Whau Kapa Haka Festival

Come check out New Lynn's Kapa Haka Festival and Mākete.

22 Jun 2024

National Flash Fiction Day

Join us to celebrate the shortest day of the year and flash fiction - the shorted of short stories.

22 Jun 2024

NGĀ MAHI A RĒHIA

Matariki is approaching and the Central City Library has teamed up with Tītahi ki Tua kapahaka, t...

22 Jun 2024

Nga Mata-Ariki o Tawhirimatea ki Birkdale Beach Haven

Ngā Mata Ariki o Tāwhirimātea Celebration at Birkdale Community House and Hall!

22 Jun 2024

Night Light Cycle

Bling out your bike, bring your lights, and light up the night!