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Libraries 22 Dec 2015

Top Five Treasures - Sir George Grey Special Collections

We asked Sir George Grey Special Collections curator and manager, Georgia Prince, for her top five treasures from the collection.

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.

Events

22 Nov 2022 - 25 Nov 2022

Christmas Garden Gala

A Christmas gala set in beautiful gardens.

24 Nov 2022

Alan Carr Regional Trinket

Alan’s back on the road with a brand-new stand-up show Regional Trinket. 

24 Nov 2022

Bayleys Great Classics: Fliter Plays Chopin

Chopin’s music truly blossoms with the most poetic of pianists.

25 Nov 2022 - 27 Nov 2022

Spartan Race Auckland

Climb, crawl, jump and swing over, under and through some of the best obstacles in the world.

26 Nov 2022

Nitro Circus Live – You Got This Tour 2022

Crazy stunts and jaw-dropping jumps that will keep you and your family on the edge of your seats.

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.