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Beaches 11 Jan 2016

New playground for Takapuna Beach Reserve

Site works for a new world-class playground at Takapuna Beach Reserve will get underway in November.

Parks / Outdoors 11 Jan 2016

Auckland's beautiful playgrounds

Gem of the month July 2014

Educational 11 Jan 2016

Auckland Domain

With exotic plants, duck ponds, sports fields, bush walks and Auckland War Memorial Museum, Auckland Domain is perfect for a winter outing.

Community 11 Jan 2016

Kaipātiki youth project gets green light

Kaipātiki youth will soon have a smart new safe place to meet, network and socialise thanks to Kaipātiki Local Board.

Dogs 7 Jan 2016

Delightful Demi's depending on you

Demi the delightful beardie/staffy cross dreams of a new family.

Housing 7 Jan 2016

NZ’s largest new town taking shape

Flat Bush (Ormiston) is New Zealand's largest and most comprehensively planned new town. Check out the progress and see what's coming up.

Transport 7 Jan 2016

Rail options investigated for Māngere and airport

Light and heavy rail options are being investigated by Auckland Transport to improve public transport access to Mangere and the airport area.

Events

01 Dec 2022

The New Zealand Herald Premier Series: Star-Crossed Lovers

Uncoiled energy from Beethoven at his most muscular introduces Bernstein’s golden Serenade.

03 Dec 2022

Beers in the Park

Auckland’s inaugural Beers in the Park Festival is coming to Victoria Park.

06 Dec 2022

Sandi Toksvig Live!

Join broadcaster and comedian Sandi Toksvig for an evening of comedy and curiosities.

11 Dec 2022

Bach Musica NZ: Best of Bach

Best of Bach concert commences with the NZ premiere of the composer’s Flute Concerto in e minor, played by internationally acclaimed Italian flutist Luca Manghi.  

16 Dec 2022 - 17 Dec 2022

Stanley Street Presents Celebrate Christmas

Music is at the heart of any celebration and a marvellous way to embrace the festive spirit of this special time of the year.

18 Aug 2023 - 03 Sep 2023

Come From Away – The Broadway Musical

This ground-breaking musical tells a remarkable real-life story of the kindness and spirit of humanity that ensued in the face of crisis.