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Summer 17 Jan 2022

Scenic summer running trails

Whether you want to head north, south, east or west, you’ll find scenic running trails winding through Auckland’s parks and reserves.

Development 17 Jan 2022

Multimillion dollar stormwater upgrade project to begin in Henderson

Henderson residents can look forward to improved water quality, reduced flooding and upgraded recreation areas and walkways as stage one of the Corban Reserve Stormwater Upgrade Project begins in January 2022.

14 Jan 2022

Fire risk delays Muriwai vehicle access reopening

Vehicle access to Muriwai Beach will remain closed after Auckland Council was asked by Fire and Emergency New Zealand to not reopen this coming Monday as planned due to the dry conditions the region has experienced this summer.

COVID-19 12 Jan 2022

Auckland Council extends vaccine pass requirement

Auckland Council has confirmed that all its staffed facilities and council-run community events will require the use of vaccination passes until the end of June 2022.

Waste 11 Jan 2022

Zero waste innovators get funding boost

More than thirty organisations and businesses are receiving a boost in funding from Auckland Council’s Waste Minimisation Innovation Fund

Council news 10 Jan 2022

Fire season change for mainland Auckland

Mainland Auckland is now in a restricted fire season. The change occurred at 8am, Monday 10 January.

10 Jan 2022

100,000 vouchers up for grabs for summer fun

The Explore Tāmaki Makaurau Voucher Programme registration is now live and open for Aucklanders to register for the chance to receive one of 100,000 vouchers that can cover or contribute towards enjoying a range of experiences this summer.

28 Dec 2021

Summer fun in Kaipātiki

Summer fun in Kaipātiki

Events

11 Mar 2022 - 13 Mar 2022

ArteFact: How to Behave in a Museum

Elements of physical theatre and comedy are interwoven with an iconic style of movement to reveal some irresistible secrets of the human experience.

11 Mar 2022 - 13 Mar 2022

Fun in the Festival Garden

Bring your family and friends to Aotea Square for some fun in the Festival Garden.

11 Mar 2022 - 13 Mar 2022

Pakaru

This multi award-winning play is rooted in heartfelt comedy, brutal honesty and human spirit.

11 Mar 2022 - 13 Mar 2022

The G.J. Gardner Homes NZ Beach Tour – NZBT Finals Auckland

First-class entertainment and outstanding athleticism to the general public.

11 Mar 2022 - 27 Mar 2022

Melting Pot

Experience the energy of a multi-genre, multi-influence showcase from this fresh and vibrant street dance crew.

11 Mar 2022 - 15 May 2022

Women's Wellness Weekend

Escape your every-day routine with an incredible group of like-minded, ocean-loving women.

12 Mar 2022

Broods

This is the next era of BROODS live with the release of their new album Space Island.

12 Mar 2022

Harcourts Cooper & Co – Swim the Bridge

Swim across the most prominent marine highway in New Zealand.