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Heritage 2 Mar 2016

Hidden heritage rediscovered in Waitakere Ranges

The rediscovery of the site of the old Little Huia Wharf is one of the exciting early finds from Auckland Council's Heritage Unit survey of the southern coast of the Waitakere Ranges.

Community 1 Mar 2016

Essentially Waiheke – a community vision

Waiheke Local Board has contracted a group of island residents to review and refresh Essentially Waiheke: a Village and Rural Community Strategy.

Educational 26 Feb 2016

Zoo Tales: Take a tour of Pridelands

Enjoy a VIP tour of Auckland Zoo's new Pridelands site!

Cultural 26 Feb 2016

Sculptor of the week - Lucy Bucknall

Devonport-based sculptor Lucy Bucknall’s work The Learning captures the tender experience of storytelling that comes from this intimate and concentrated joint activity.

Transport 26 Feb 2016

Changes to Great North Road at Waterview

There will be significant changes to a section of Great North Road at Waterview from 3 March that will affect all road users

Playgrounds 26 Feb 2016

Northcross playground a hit

Harrowglen Reserve in Northcross is home to a new children’s playground.

Environment 25 Feb 2016

Pest control set for Waitākere wasps

Wasp control bait will go out over 565ha of the northern Ark in the Park area, which has several popular walks and tramping tracks often attracting large numbers of visitors.

Environment 25 Feb 2016

Goat Island... not what it used to be

Latest monitoring shows crayfish and snapper numbers at Goat Island are less than when reserve first created.

Events

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.

13 Sep 2023 - 11 Sep 2024

Waiheke Local Board Community Forum

This is an opportunity to engage at a higher, more strategic level as well as provide a platform...

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.