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Community 17 Nov 2015

Bringing communities together – The Jungle

‘The Jungle’, Ōtara’s newest basketball court has never seen an empty day since it was opened at the beginning of August. Why are locals in love with it?

Housing 12 Nov 2015

Albany development gets green light

Upper Harbour Local Board is welcoming news that a high-end mixed residential and retail development is to be built north of the old Albany village.

Heritage 3 Nov 2015

Biddick’s Bay history revealed

A family’s historic connection with a bay in the Orākei Local Board area has been officially recognised.

Beaches 30 Oct 2015

Council supports conservation volunteers at Atiu Creek

Council is partnering with Conservation Volunteers NZ and will contribute $50,000 towards the Restore Ātiu Creek Ecology (RACE) project.

Beaches 29 Oct 2015

Government urged to protect our marine environment

On October 29 Auckland Council approved its submission to the government on the areas proposed to be offered for petroleum exploration permit applications in 2016.

Beaches 28 Oct 2015

Waiheke Island named as a top 10 region

The secret is out – Waiheke Island has been named one of the world’s top 10 regions for next year in Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2016 publication.

Community 28 Oct 2015

Discover Greenhithe

Tucked away on the upper shores of the Waitematā Harbour is the small community of Greenhithe.

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15 Apr 2024 - 26 Apr 2024

April School Holiday Art Programme - Mairangi Arts Centre

The talented tutors will be offering a wide range of classes in painting, drawing, clay and mixed...

15 Apr 2024 - 26 Apr 2024

April School Holidays | The Star of the Sea

Get ready for a journey under the sea! Meet Pania the Starfish and her underwater friends in an i...

15 Apr 2024 - 26 Apr 2024

April School Holidays at Sandringham

The free programme includes arts & crafts, outdoor play, games, baking and movies for kids aged 5...

15 Apr 2024 - 26 Apr 2024

Autumn School Holidays at Stardome

Join us for a planetarium show + rocket launching.

15 Apr 2024 - 26 Apr 2024

Birkenhead Pool and Leisure Centre School Holiday Programme

Drop off your kids for a full day of fun activities where each day brings something new.

15 Apr 2024 - 26 Apr 2024

East Coast Bays Leisure Centre School Holiday Programme

Make sure your children have a fun, safe and exciting autumn break by enrolling them in our holid...

15 Apr 2024 - 26 Apr 2024

Manurewa Leisure Centre School Holiday Programme

Drop off your kids for a full day of fun activities where each day brings something new.

15 Apr 2024 - 26 Apr 2024

Nathan Homestead Pukepuke School Holiday Programme

Bursting with wonderful options aimed to excite, engage and entertain including cooking, pottery,...