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Environment 30 Nov 2015

Parks go smokefree in Upper Harbour

Upper Harb​our Local Board has moved to make its 10 most popular local parks and reserves smokefree.

Libraries 30 Nov 2015

Auckland Libraries help kids crack Minecraft code

Steve and Alex from Minecraft are teaming up with President Obama and Auckland Libraries to get kids writing code.

Community 27 Nov 2015

Pilot of all-access restrooms in council offices planned

As a way of acknowledging the diversity of Auckland Council's staff and visitors and their individual needs, the council is looking into a pilot programme to introduce ‘all-access’ restrooms.

Sports / Leisure 27 Nov 2015

Zoo tales: Rotoroa field trips

In this week’s Zoo tales, Auckland Zoo’s Rotoroa Island education officer Brian takes us on a field trip (with orca and kiwi!) and tells us why wildlife education is important as well as fun.

Beaches 27 Nov 2015

Driving permits for some west coast beaches

Recognising that driving on the beach is very different from driving on the road, the council has a permit system in place for people wanting to drive on the very popular Muriwai and Kariotahi beaches.

Business / Economy 27 Nov 2015

Opinion: Rules slashed in united Auckland

Opinion: 158 bylaws inherited from Auckland’s former councils have now been reviewed; just 20 new region-wide bylaws are all the rules we need.

Plans / Projects 26 Nov 2015

Council committee considers Auckland’s finances

Find out more about the role of Auckland Council's Finance and Performance Committee.

Plans / Projects 26 Nov 2015

North Rodney council proposed

The Northern Action Group (NAG) has applied to the Local Government Commission to create a North Rodney Unitary Council.

Events

12 Mar 2022

Lexus Urban Polo 2022

The Lexus Urban Polo provides a contemporary spin on the traditional game of polo.

12 Mar 2022

Ōrākei Volunteer Expo 2022

An event for those who volunteer or have an interest in volunteering locally.

12 Mar 2022

Repair Café

Get that item fixed rather than throwing it away.

12 Mar 2022

Stories of Our Lives – Book Launch

Literacy Waitākere is launching a new series of books for adult literacy readers.

12 Mar 2022 - 20 Mar 2022

Aro Music – He Wai

Enjoy the lyrical and interlocking vocals of Emily and Charles of Aro.

13 Mar 2022

St Patrick's Festival 2022

Experience the sights and sounds of Ireland with traditional Irish dance, music, family activities and more.

13 Mar 2022 - 27 Mar 2022

Brass at the Falls

Enjoy the summer sounds of brass and enjoy three free afternoons of entertainment at Falls Park in Henderson.

15 Mar 2022 - 19 Mar 2022

Double Goer

A wild theatrical dance celebration of the intense emotional bonds of female relationships.