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Kids / Family 29 Nov 2016

Sherwood Playground a hit with kids

Excited children and their parents joined the Hibiscus and Bays Local Board for a celebration at the upgraded playground at Sherwood Reserve, Browns Bay.

Community 29 Nov 2016

Waterview BMX track and skate park opens

Hundreds of people poured into Waterview Reserve on Saturday to celebrate the official opening of the new BMX track and skate park.

Transport 29 Nov 2016

Sharp increase in Aucklanders using Ōtāhuhu Station

The number of passengers boarding trains at Ōtāhuhu has almost doubled since the opening of the new station.

Free 29 Nov 2016

Playground review: Blast off at Rocket Park

Families come from all over the city to let their kids scale the bright blue-and-red rocket.

Beaches 25 Nov 2016

Operation Speedo aims to keep the west safe

‘Operation Speedo’ is a public safety campaign running in west Auckland this summer.

Transport 25 Nov 2016

New park and ride facility to be trialled in Takapuna

Auckland Transport and the Harbourside Church are joining forces to offer another parking option for commuters on Esmonde Road.

Community 25 Nov 2016

Flashback Friday: Myers Park, then and now

Early photos show Myers Park's transformation over the years.

24 Nov 2016

Auckland’s population growth: By the numbers

There are now more than 40,000 people living in Auckland's city centre – a figure which has been reached more than 10 years earlier than predicted.

Events

17 Apr 2024 - 24 Apr 2024

Titirangi Library School Holidays

Dive into adventure at our underwater activities.

17 Apr 2024 - 24 Apr 2024

Underwater Worlds - School Holidays at Blockhouse Bay Library

Use your creative skills to create amazing crafts this school holiday.

17 Apr 2024 - 27 Apr 2024

School Holiday Makerspace

There’s a world of creativity to discover at Te Komititanga these school holidays

15 Apr 2024 - 24 Apr 2024

Escape Room - Submarine Survival

Come along in a mission to save your crew and submarine after an attack from a giant squid.

15 Apr 2024 - 24 Apr 2024

School Holidays activities - Rānui Library

Join Rānui Library for an underwater adventure these school holidays.

15 Apr 2024 - 26 Apr 2024

Allan Brewster Leisure Centre School Holiday Programme

Drop off your kids for a full day of fun activities where each day brings something new.

15 Apr 2024 - 26 Apr 2024

April School Holiday Art Programme - Mairangi Arts Centre

The talented tutors will be offering a wide range of classes in painting, drawing, clay and mixed...

15 Apr 2024 - 26 Apr 2024

April School Holidays | The Star of the Sea

Get ready for a journey under the sea! Meet Pania the Starfish and her underwater friends in an i...