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Rates 11 Dec 2015

Ask Auckland Council – but not about everything!

If in doubt, ask Auckland Council. That seems to be the thought of many Aucklanders who, when they’re in an unusual or sticky situation, believe the council will have the answer.

Business / Economy 11 Dec 2015

Auckland named as a top destination on the rise

Auckland has been named one of the ‘Top Destinations on the Rise’ in the South Pacific in the TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards for 2015.

Environment 11 Dec 2015

Community recycling centre planned for Albert-Eden

A site in the Albert-Eden Local Board area is to be a new resource recovery facility.

Plans / Projects 11 Dec 2015

Mayor’s proposal for Annual Plan 2016/2017 focuses on stability

Auckland Mayor Len Brown on 10 December presented his proposal for the council's 2016/2017 Annual Plan, placing a focus on financial stability.

Educational 9 Dec 2015

Zoo Tales: What’s the Māori word for fat and round?

This week on Zoo Tales, we follow kunekune pigs, Alma and Neena, on their daily walk through the zoo.

Environment 9 Dec 2015

Weed-killing beetles on a mission

Nearly 400 beetles were released into a Birkenhead reserve this week with one mission.

Policies / Regulations 8 Dec 2015

Court fine reminds businesses to check smoke detectors

A recent Auckland District Court decision serves as a reminder for businesses to make sure their smoke detectors are compliant.

Heritage 8 Dec 2015

No heritage order for Remuera's Hanna Block

Plans to demolish the Hanna Block at King's School in Remuera will go ahead, following a decision by the council's Auckland Development Committee on 8 December.

Events

02 Mar 2022 - 31 Mar 2022

Kalee Jackson – Performer Type

Kalee Jackson works with drag and burlesque performers in this free exhibition.

03 Mar 2022

The Human Kind – Solacium

An audio-visual showcase of music, songs and images that express the spectrum of human emotion.

03 Mar 2022 - 06 Mar 2022

Japanese Film Festival

Giving the people of New Zealand some insight into the culture, customs and traditions of Japan.

04 Mar 2022 - 11 Mar 2022

Foot Works

Auckland Council and Bigfoot NZ present Footwork, a free week-long exhibition and one-day sneaker symposium showcasing the hip hop inspired, pro-sports ignited, pop sub-culture,...

04 Mar 2022 - 13 Mar 2022

Di and Viv and Rose

An all-women powerhouse cast with a stand out all-female crew.

04 Mar 2022 - 13 Mar 2022

Franklin Arts Festival Art Show

Artworks are displayed in themed categories, entered by artists from all over NZ, but predominantly drawing from Franklin.

04 Mar 2022 - 27 Mar 2022

Perpetual Guardian Sculpture on the Gulf

Matiatia Coastal Walkway will once again be transformed into an artscape like no other.

05 Mar 2022

Ambury Park Centre Car Boot & Family Fun Day

Come down for a family fun day, situated on the beautiful Ambury Regional Park.