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Environment 19 Jan 2016

Rare parakeet chicks hatch at Auckland Zoo

Auckland Zoo’s orange-fronted parakeet pair have hatched five little chicks and they're growing up fast.

Beaches 19 Jan 2016

Future of Long Bay restaurant decided

Plans for a large-scale restaurant at Long Bay Regional Park have halted indefinitely out of respect for the cultural significance of the beachfront site.

Community 19 Jan 2016

New tenants for Devonport Wharf

A group of local technology entrepreneurs will be occupying the south end offices of Devonport Wharf.

Housing 15 Jan 2016

Northcote an 'under-rated jewel'

Northcote town centre has been selected as one of 19 development locations.

Housing 15 Jan 2016

Steady growth for Auckland’s housing consents

Nearly $3b of new dwellings were consented in Auckland in the 12 months to November 2015, new figures out show.

Parks / Outdoors 13 Jan 2016

Hopping mad over growing rabbit problem

Rabbit numbers have grown rapidly at Western Springs Lakeside Park, prompting council staff to look at how to best manage the problem.

Housing 12 Jan 2016

Henderson ripe for redevelopment

New investment opportunities for Henderson are on the horizon with the redevelopment of the suburb's town centre.

14-24 year olds 12 Jan 2016

Plea to respect others at Manukau Memorial Gardens

The memorial gardens are not a place for anti-social behaviour.

Events

13 Apr 2024

The art of Scottish Country Dance

The session will be run as an engaging tutorial rather than a performance.

13 Apr 2024

Vintage Kids Family Day

Come and join us on the first day of the school holidays for some family fun!

13 Apr 2024

Visual Narratives of Identity with Rozana Lee

In this workshop, participants are invited to explore the rich tapestry of their personal and cul...

13 Apr 2024

World of Flavours: International Food Flavours

The event features music and dance from around the world as buskers and cultural performers take...

13 Apr 2024 - 14 Apr 2024

Thai traditions in frames

Join us for a captivating cultural experience where children can immerse themselves in the rich t...

13 Apr 2024 - 27 Apr 2024

Dragon Spotting

In recognition of the Chinese Year of the Dragon, we’ve created a Dragon hunt across Corban Estat...

13 Apr 2024 - 11 May 2024

The Great Piratical Rumbustification

Join our young hero, Oliver Terrapin, as he opens up the doors of his oblivious parents’ home for...

13 Apr 2024 - 25 May 2024

Breeze Sailings

Set sail on your next adventure aboard Breeze, a traditional wooden brigantine similar to vessels...