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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

29 Jan 2022

Hauraki Broo Book Launch with Suzy Cato

A special story time session with Suzy Cato.

29 Jan 2022

Lunar New Year Dragon and Lion Dance Parade

Celebrate Chinese New Year with the E-PACS Lion & Dragon Dance group.

29 Jan 2022

Musocoal – Draw a Musician as you Listen

A new life-drawing experience and that's free to attend. 

29 Jan 2022

Waiheke Ostend Market

Rain or shine, you will always find something at the Waiheke Ostend Market.

29 Jan 2022 - 27 Feb 2022

The Wynyard Quarter Scavenger Hunt

Help Tia the Tarāpunga (red-billed gull) on a mission across the waterfront to find her favourite yellow bucket hat.

29 Jan 2022 - 26 Mar 2022

Te Puna Market

A weekly fresh food market run by locals, for locals in the heart of Henderson.

29 Jan 2022 - 15 Dec 2022

The Civic Tours 2022

The Civic Tours offers a remarkable experience of the historic building.

29 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022

Matakana Village Farmers' Market

Relax by the riverside to live local music, while the kids explore the rustic treehouse and natural playground.