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20 Dec 2021

Preparing ourselves for summer storms

As Aucklanders prepare to reunite with loved ones over the holiday season, there’s another thing they should be putting on their to-do list before heading out of town – their summer storm prep.

20 Dec 2021

Improved transport safety options from $1 million fund

Three transport projects in the Waitākere Ranges Local Board area have been given the green light following decisions to allocate funding to improving transport safety in the area, while a further four projects have had investigative work funded.

Summer 20 Dec 2021

Auckland Council summer opening hours

Find out about summer hours for libraries, pools, rubbish and recycling collections, and more.

Development 20 Dec 2021

Construction of Queen Street upgrade begins in January 2022

Construction will begin on 10 January 2022 on the last three stages of the Wai Horotiu Queen Street Project – from Shortland Street to Mayoral Drive.

From 20 Dec
Festive 20 Dec 2021

Extension to Silo Park

There's more of Silo park to love this summer, with new interactive play equipment for everyone to enjoy.

Akl Paths 20 Dec 2021

Adventure is calling with AKL Paths

Get those legs moving, wheels rolling and dogs panting at some of our region's great paths.

Summer 20 Dec 2021

Auckland summer daytrips are calling

Get outdoors, try something new and make the most of summer in Auckland by heading out to one of these great locations.

Summer 20 Dec 2021

Walks for every Auckland landscape

Whether it’s rugged black-sand surf beaches, dense native forest, rolling green pastures or urban city centres, there’s always something different to see and do.

Events

20 Jan 2022 - 28 Jan 2022

Learn the Ropes

Earn your sailor’s tattoo by mastering traditional knot skills on a heritage vessel these school holidays.

17 Jan 2022 - 11 Feb 2022

Children’s Joy – Come & Explore

A free exhibition with a focus on children's toys and games over the decades.

15 Jan 2022 - 03 Apr 2022

Music in Parks 2022

Soak up the summer sun with free live music events from Tāmaki Makaurau’s best at Auckland Council’s Music in Parks.

10 Jan 2022 - 06 Feb 2022

Curious Creatures of the Concrete Jungle

Explore and discover parts of the city you've never seen before and see if you can find the curious creatures.

10 Jan 2022 - 27 Feb 2022

The Moon was Talking

Photographer Edith Amituanai presents a series of portraits made with Year 11 art students from Kelston Girls College.

08 Jan 2022 - 30 Jan 2022

Erth's Prehistoric Aquarium

Take a deep dive millions of years back in time to meet some of the most incredible creatures to ever swim the ocean depths.

06 Jan 2022 - 10 Apr 2022

Kaipātiki Summer Fun Programme

For local families/whanau to enjoy being active together in local parks and reserves.

03 Jan 2022 - 13 Feb 2022

Michelangelo – A Different View

The most complete and authentic reproduction of Michelangelo’s ceiling frescoes of the Sistine Chapel to be shown outside the Vatican.