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Business / Economy 21 Dec 2015

GridAKL celebrates milestones in December

GridAKL in the Wynyard Quarter Innovation Precinct celebrated two major milestones in December, with the first permanent building opening its doors and work starting on a new building.

Environment 21 Dec 2015

Zoo tales: Release the skinks!

This week on Zoo Tales, Auckland Zoo travels to Rotoroa Island to release 80 shore skinks.

Arts 21 Dec 2015

New extension opens at Estuary Arts Centre

A new extension doubles the size of the Estuary Arts Centre in Ōrewa

Community 21 Dec 2015

Council to partner with Selwyn Foundation on community housing

Auckland Council on December 21 announced The Selwyn Foundation as the new community housing partner for its portfolio of homes for older Aucklanders.

Development 21 Dec 2015

Empty nesters head for the high-life

Auckland’s inner city, famous for accommodating overseas students, is attracting a new demographic grouping as empty-nesters join young professionals, forsaking the leafy suburbs for quality, well-designed apartments or terraced homes.

Development 21 Dec 2015

Walkway to improve connections in Papakura

A covered 250-metre walkway is going to be built to link Papakura Train Station to the town centre.

Transport 21 Dec 2015

City Rail Link kicks off with site blessing

Preliminary work for the City Rail Link (CRL) started on 21 December with a dawn blessing of the work site.

Community 21 Dec 2015

Replacing the Avondale Community Centre

Replacing the Avondale Community Centre

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.