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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

23 Jun 2024

Community Matariki planting – Amorino Park

Join your community for a planting day at Amorino Park.

23 Jun 2024

Join our Kōrero Te Reo Māori conversation group to learn a waiata

Join our kōrero group as they lead us in learning a waiata to celebrate Matariki.

23 Jun 2024

Joy in Every Season

Join Celine Sumic, certified KonMariConsultant, as she discusses how you can achieve more joy in...

23 Jun 2024

Kapa Waiata (Choir) Performance for Matariki

Mānawatia a Matariki (Celebrate Matariki) with the Kapa Waiata (choir) at Whangaparāoa Library!

23 Jun 2024

Matariki Planting Day

Join us as we plant trees at at Tawa Esplanade and afterward stay to share some kai.

09 Jun 2024 - 23 Jun 2024

Make Days at the Maritime Museum

Let your creativity soar and create your very own feather bookmark.

19 May 2024 - 29 Dec 2024

Sunday Fun

Sunday Fun - various activities for family and friends celebrating different themes through out t...

12 May 2024 - 30 Jun 2024

Meditation with Sakthi Jothi Gnana

Join us for a peaceful meditation session.