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Transport 15 Feb 2016

Victoria Park Tunnel evening diversions this week

The Victoria Park Tunnel (State Highway 1) will be closed to all traffic for several nights this week (15-21 February) while important maintenance and safety work is carried out.

Community 12 Feb 2016

Zoo Tales: Excellent ectotherms

In this week's Zoo Tales, we meet some of the Zoo's ectotherms.

Business / Economy 12 Feb 2016

Progress on study into Auckland's port

Dr Rick Boven, Independent Chair of the Port Future Study, talks about the study’s progress and what is coming up in 2016.

Policies / Regulations 12 Feb 2016

Company accepts responsibility for chopping trees

Auckland Council has welcomed an Auckland District Court decision to convict a house moving company for cutting down three pohutukawa trees on public land.

Development 12 Feb 2016

New transport hub for Manukau

Manukau is a step closer to getting a bus and train transport hub.

Community 11 Feb 2016

Auckland's Civil Defence plan attracts global kudos

Auckland Council is seeking feedback on its draft Civil Defence Emergency Management (CDEM) Group Plan. But the draft has already attracted feedback from a world leader in planning for major emergencies, Allan Bonner.

Housing 11 Feb 2016

New Special Housing Area for Hobsonville

The ability to buy a home in sought-after Hobsonville Point just got easier with news today an Auckland Council-owned site will be part of a new Special Housing Area.

Housing 11 Feb 2016

4500 more homes for Auckland

Fourteen new Special Housing Areas that will provide more than 4500 new homes across Auckland were announced on 11 February by Building and Housing Minister Nick Smith and Mayor Len Brown.

Events

01 Jul 2022 - 02 Jul 2022

North Shore Home, Leisure & Entertaining Expo

The place to be for buyers looking for inspiration and advice.

01 Jul 2022 - 03 Jul 2022

WIN TICKETS: Oliver!

National Youth Theatre presents Lionel Bart's classic musical based on Charles Dickens' Oliver Twist. 

01 Jul 2022 - 13 Aug 2022

Lens on Papakura District

A photographic exhibition that showcases photographers with local ties to the Papakura region.

02 Jul 2022

Matariki at Pukepuke

A free fun day for the whole whānau at Nathan Homestead Pukepuke to celebrate Matariki 2022.

02 Jul 2022

Matariki Community Planting at Totara Park

Grab your whānau and friends to celebrate Matariki by planting trees.

02 Jul 2022 - 03 Jul 2022

Matariki on the Waterfront

Two days of experiences to invigorate the soul and warm the senses during the cold of winter.

02 Jul 2022 - 27 Aug 2022

EAA16: Estuary Art and Ecology Award 2022

The only contemporary art award in Aotearoa New Zealand with ecology at its core.

03 Jul 2022

Bach Musica NZ: Handel Samson

Handel composed Samson immediately after Messiah in 1741. It proved an instant success and has never fallen out of favour since then.