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6 Dec 2016

Howick Local Board by-election

Interested in standing or nominating a candidate to contest the Howick Local Board Botany subdivision by-election but not sure where the boundaries are?

Environment 6 Dec 2016

Gecko species re-introduced to New Zealand mainland

For the first time in a century, the Duvaucel’s gecko can now be found in mainland New Zealand.

Transport 6 Dec 2016

Sustainability focus for CRL

Auckland's City Rail Link (CRL) project is on track with sustainability targets, according to its recently released annual review.

Community 6 Dec 2016

Auckland Council Community Star Award

The Prime Minister's Pacific Youth Awards were held last week. The awards recognise excellence and outstanding achievement by Pacific youth in New Zealand.

Transport 5 Dec 2016

Takapuna Paid Parking Zone about to start

Auckland Transport will be replacing the restricted paid parking system in Takapuna with a new unrestricted paid parking system from the middle of December 2016.

Kids / Family 2 Dec 2016

Learning through play

By asking questions and letting the children explore their interests, Howick Kauri Kids is leading the way in developing future Aucklanders.

Community 1 Dec 2016

Playground review: Cool climbing fun

Rope nets, a tipi climbing frame and a 'rocktapus' tyre swing make for a challenging play area at Wai-O-Taiki Nature Reserve in Glen Innes.

Community 1 Dec 2016

Young eco warriors awarded

A hard-working group of Year 9 students from Mission Heights Junior College have been awarded the 2016 Ros Nicholson Award for Native Ecology.

Events

10 Jul 2024

Bamboo Printing with Water-based Ink

This workshop will be tailored to the students’ individual skill levels.

10 Jul 2024

'Harry the House Goes Surfing' Storytime

Join us for a fun Storytime presented by NZ author Adrienne Joyce!

10 Jul 2024

Howick & Parramatta City Brass Band Concert

Grab your tickets and enjoy a concert featuring the talents of both our Howick brass and Parramat...

10 Jul 2024 - 11 Jul 2024

Drama Drama 2.0

Explore freedom of expression and dramatic-play in this fun two-day drama workshop.

10 Jul 2024 - 18 Jul 2024

July School Holidays at Blockhouse Bay Library - Matariki

Come along to one of our great events.

11 Jul 2024

Artificial Intelligence: A New Technology

This presentation will explore what AI is, where it is heading, and how to consider the safety an...

11 Jul 2024

The Princess Bride - July Holiday Film Showing

Join us to watch this classic movie.

11 Jul 2024 - 12 Jul 2024

Aliens and Outta Space

We’ll learn how to translate our preliminary drawings into three-dimensional characters.