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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

15 Nov 2021 - 13 Nov 2022

Manpower: Myths of Masculinity

This free exhibition brings into focus images of eroticised male bodies.

18 May 2022 - 20 May 2022

Münster

A contemporary dance work featuring some incredibly talented artists from Tāmaki Makaurau.

18 May 2022 - 25 May 2022

Beginner Ukulele Workshop Series

Learn to play the ukulele.

18 May 2022 - 15 Jun 2022

The Art Kitchen

A series of free workshops for artists.

18 May 2022 - 06 Jul 2022

Storytime at Highland Park Library

Free fun songs and stories followed by a simple preschool craft. 

18 May 2022 - 20 Jul 2022

Manurewa Potters Club

Join local ceramic artists and potters as they gather together to create.

18 May 2022 - 29 Jul 2022

Art Collective Project AM Classes

Learn watercolour, palette knife acrylics, human figure exploration, wood carving and sewn textile fibre art.

18 May 2022 - 03 Nov 2022

Free Community Te Reo Classes

Learn Te Reo Maaori for free in a safe space.