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Transport 28 Apr 2022

Increased Public Transport needed to meet growth challenge in Whau, says local board

Whau needs more feeder bus services, an increase in frequency of trains and provision of a park and ride building in New Lynn to meet the challenge of growth in the area, says Whau Local Board.

Arts 28 Apr 2022

Journey from utilitarian underpass to ground-breaking art

Auckland Council’s Public Art team and Development Programme Office have worked side by side with artist Graham Tipene (Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei) and his team of talented mana whenua creatives and Warren and Mahoney architects to create an extraordinary artwork; unique in New Zealand, if not the world.

Community 27 Apr 2022

Whānau and tamariki supported to reclaim streets for play

A pilot project that that’s been turning local streets into safe play spaces gets support for further development.

Arts 27 Apr 2022

Regional Arts and Culture Grant supports arts sector during challenging times

Regional Arts and Culture Grant funding has been allocated to support Tāmaki Makaurau's arts sector.

Council news 26 Apr 2022

Update on judicial review proceedings

High Court proceedings have started in challenge of Regional Land Transport Plan.

Arts 22 Apr 2022

Work starts to install Oruama Domain art

A public artwork by sculptor Dave McCracken is being added to Glenfield's Oruama Domain.

Parks / Outdoors 22 Apr 2022

More inclusive play for Marlborough Park

Children of all abilities will soon have more choices to play after Kaipātiki Local Board approved a concept to introduce more inclusive play elements in Marlborough Park, Glenfield.

Beaches 22 Apr 2022

Wilderness returns to Waitākere Ranges in time for Anzac weekend

On Friday 22 April the Gibbons, Muir and Pararaha Valley tracks in the Waitākere Ranges will be officially re-opened.

Events

01 Jul 2022 - 02 Jul 2022

North Shore Home, Leisure & Entertaining Expo

The place to be for buyers looking for inspiration and advice.

01 Jul 2022 - 03 Jul 2022

WIN TICKETS: Oliver!

National Youth Theatre presents Lionel Bart's classic musical based on Charles Dickens' Oliver Twist. 

01 Jul 2022 - 13 Aug 2022

Lens on Papakura District

A photographic exhibition that showcases photographers with local ties to the Papakura region.

02 Jul 2022

Matariki at Pukepuke

A free fun day for the whole whānau at Nathan Homestead Pukepuke to celebrate Matariki 2022.

02 Jul 2022

Matariki Community Planting at Totara Park

Grab your whānau and friends to celebrate Matariki by planting trees.

02 Jul 2022 - 03 Jul 2022

Matariki on the Waterfront

Two days of experiences to invigorate the soul and warm the senses during the cold of winter.

02 Jul 2022 - 27 Aug 2022

EAA16: Estuary Art and Ecology Award 2022

The only contemporary art award in Aotearoa New Zealand with ecology at its core.

03 Jul 2022

Bach Musica NZ: Handel Samson

Handel composed Samson immediately after Messiah in 1741. It proved an instant success and has never fallen out of favour since then.