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Have your say 15 Sep 2022

Give feedback on how Upper Harbour parks are managed

People are invited to have their say on how 260 parks and almost 800 hectares of land are managed in Upper Harbour.

Parks / Outdoors 14 Sep 2022

History and heritage to be celebrated at local parks

Key parks in Puketāpapa have been identified as places where stories narrating the area’s rich history and heritage can be told.

Playgrounds 14 Sep 2022

Rangatū playground opens to delight

Hundreds of people turned out to the official opening of Rangatū Playground in Swanson.

Community 14 Sep 2022

Warkworth students’ ideas welcomed in new playground

Students from Te Kura o Puhinui / Warkworth School helped design a new playground at Shoesmith Reserve that opened in August.

Council news 13 Sep 2022

Development Contributions policy out for second public consultation

Auckland Council is seeking feedback on the next stage of updating its Development Contributions Policy, to ensure new developments contribute fairly to the funding of the council’s infrastructure.

14-24 year olds 13 Sep 2022

Work to make route safer progresses

Significant progress has been made around Walters Road’s open drains, a safety issue because of the number of schoolchildren walking in the area.

Akl Paths 13 Sep 2022

Pathways around Wai-O-Taiki closed for upgrade work

Pathways in and around Wai-O-Taiki Nature Reserve will be closed temporarily, while important track upgrades are undertaken.

Community 13 Sep 2022

Moneywise play options

Ōrākei Local Board supports the Meadowbank Toy Library through the Ōrākei Local Grant which are offered to the community biannually. The next grant round is open to applications 16 January to 17 February 2023.

Events

25 Sep 2022

Tony Hadley 40th Anniversary Tour

Tony Hadley, former lead singer from Spandau Ballet, performs.

25 Sep 2022 - 01 Oct 2022

Chinese Language Week Online Quiz

Test your knowledge on Chinese geography, history, culture and language.

25 Sep 2022 - 03 Oct 2022

Smartphone Basics

Join us for an overview of smartphone basics and gain confidence using your device.

25 Sep 2022 - 13 Nov 2022

Ava Seymour: I'm Here For The Butterflies & Story Of Love

Ranging from collage to moving-image installations and explore gaze, gesture, repetition and rhythm. 

25 Sep 2022 - 27 Nov 2022

Meguiar's Coffee & Cars

A monthly car-meet event taking place on the last Sunday of each month.

25 Sep 2022 - 11 Dec 2022

Auckland Town Hall Tours

The return of the Auckland Town Hall Tours, offering a remarkable experience of the historic building.

24 Sep 2022 - 25 Sep 2022

September Abstract Adventure with James Lawrence

Have a playful and expressive weekend learning abstract painting concepts and techniques.

24 Sep 2022 - 25 Sep 2022

Thoroughly Modern Māui

Music theatre star Rutene Spooner returns to Cabaret Season.