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Conservation 16 Nov 2022

Attracting shorebirds back to Tahuna Torea

A 3D printed pied stilt (poaka) decoy is being used to attract shorebirds.

Beaches 16 Nov 2022

Cars on Karioitahi a growing problem

Surf lifesavers are concerned there are now so many vehicles on Karioitahi Beach that public safety is at risk.

Community 16 Nov 2022

Creativity brings hope to homeless communities

Dreams are being created and aspirations shaped in a concrete garage just off Karangahape Road in the central city.

Environment 15 Nov 2022

Science could help protect milk tree

Franklin Local Board has granted landowner approval for an Auckland University researcher to pick leaves and take samples from rare streblus banksii trees. The project is part of a thesis looking into the genetic and morphological diversity of the species in the Auckland region to better conserve it.

Kids / Family 9 Nov 2022

Green light for Stanmore Bay playground

Local students gave the green light to the design for a new playground that will be built at Whenua-roa/ D’Oyly Reserve next year.

Plans / Projects 9 Nov 2022

Next steps for Puhinui / Warkworth Centre Plan

Warkworth residents are sharing views for a plan to ensure the town is well-designed and meets the needs of the whole community over time.

Community 9 Nov 2022

Down to business for Manurewa

Incoming Manurewa Local Board Chair Glenn Murphy says it's time for a collaborative approach.

14-24 year olds 9 Nov 2022

New Coyle Park basketball court planned for 2023

Basketball fans in Albert-Eden will be delighted with the news that a new basketball court is set to be installed in Coyle Park, Point Chevalier.

Events

04 Mar 2023 - 16 Apr 2023

Nature Play - Myers Park

Barefooted believes in having a sole connection with our planet and for people to recognise our role in protecting it.

20 Oct 2022 - 04 Mar 2023

Death Cafe

Wake up awareness with the topic of death

05 Mar 2023

re:generate Kid's Market - Titirangi

Grab a bargain and save money and the planet.

02 Oct 2022 - 06 Aug 2023

Waiheke Library Sunday Book Club

A fun way to enjoy books and meet new people on Waiheke Island.

06 Mar 2023 - 13 Apr 2023

The Ultimate 70s Show

It’s time to slip into your bell bottoms and platform shoes - Operatunity is going disco!

08 Mar 2023

HeritageTalks: Teaching Gardens of Auckland with John Adams

A personal history with John Adams, Endangered Gardens.

14 Sep 2022 - 13 Jul 2023

Waiheke Library Wednesday Book Club

Join our book club to open up a world of discovery.

10 Mar 2023

Silo Cinema: 10 Things I Hate About You

Join us from 5pm for after work drinks at the Silo Park Bar and a delicious feed from our food trucks.