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Waste 26 Dec 2021

Dispose of your tech the right way

There are valuable materials inside of electronics, and New Zealand is developing the capacity to save these items from landfill.

23 Dec 2021

Staying safe in Auckland’s regional parks

Summer is the best time to explore Tāmaki Makaurau, but in order to make the most of the region and still return to your whānau at the end of the day, there are some important things to remember.

3-24 Dec
Festive 23 Dec 2021

Christmas Light Show at Te Komititanga

Take a festive journey with this large scale projection illuminating the Chief Post Office. Presented by Heart of the City, Auckland Council & Commercial Bay.

23 Dec 2021

Summer is calling

You’re invited to an amazing summer right here in Tāmaki Makaurau. More than 4000 parks and green spaces, 28 regional parks, beaches, maunga, events and new experiences await.

Summer 23 Dec 2021

How to keep safer in the water this summer

With long summer days finally here and your favourite swimming spot calling, now is a great time to think about how to stay safe around the water. 

22 Dec 2021

Muriwai Beach closed to vehicles during holiday season

Vehicles will not be able to access the beach between Friday 31 December 2021 and Monday 17 January 2022.

Sports / Leisure 22 Dec 2021

Waitemata Table Tennis Association Stadium opens thanks to council funding

Backing from Auckland Council has played a vital role in the extensive refurbishment of the Waitemata Table Tennis Club Stadium, providing $830,000 to help the $1.9million project.

Summer 22 Dec 2021

Who’s a good doggie…owner?

Top tips for being a responsible dog owner this summer.

Events

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.

12 Mar 2022

Lexus Urban Polo 2022

The Lexus Urban Polo provides a contemporary spin on the traditional game of polo.

12 Mar 2022

Ōrākei Volunteer Expo 2022

An event for those who volunteer or have an interest in volunteering locally.

12 Mar 2022

Repair Café

Get that item fixed rather than throwing it away.

12 Mar 2022

Stories of Our Lives – Book Launch

Literacy Waitākere is launching a new series of books for adult literacy readers.

12 Mar 2022 - 20 Mar 2022

Aro Music – He Wai

Enjoy the lyrical and interlocking vocals of Emily and Charles of Aro.

13 Mar 2022

St Patrick's Festival 2022

Experience the sights and sounds of Ireland with traditional Irish dance, music, family activities and more.