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Environment 1 Nov 2016

What the future holds for Howick

What could Howick Village look like in 30 years? That’s the focus of a new plan being developed by Auckland Council.

Free 1 Nov 2016

Playground review: Take a detour for fun on the beachfront

Stunning views and a seaside spot add to some exciting play equipment at Little Shoal Bay.

Cycling 31 Oct 2016

Shared path to connect Avondale and New Lynn

A new shared path between Avondale and New Lynn will offer a great way to walk and cycle between the two town centres.

Community 27 Oct 2016

Pollinator pathways in local parks

We are lucky enough to live in one of the greenest countries in the world. What we need now is the right kind of green, the kind of green that feeds and shelters our birds, bees and lesser known pollinating animals.

Playgrounds 26 Oct 2016

Playground review: City suburb's hidden gem

A timber fort is the main attraction at this Freemans Bay park.

Environment 25 Oct 2016

Rural recycling bins for Franklin

Recycling will be significantly easier for residents in rural Franklin, with the start of Auckland Council’s fortnightly roadside collection service to almost 7000 properties.

Arts 25 Oct 2016

Children's artwork lines Hobson Bay walkway

Artworks by local children now adorn the picturesque Hobson Bay walkway, giving the area an inviting splash of colour.

Transport 25 Oct 2016

New Ōtāhuhu Station opens this week

Auckland’s newest transport centre at Ōtāhuhu Station will open on 29 October, heralding the roll-out of a simpler public transport network for south Auckland.

Events

01 Mar 2024

Miss Auckland 2024 Movie Fundraiser: Miss Congeniality

Come along and enjoy a fun night out watching a movie celebrating the value of female friendship...

01 Mar 2024

Movies in Parks: The Super Mario Bros. Movie

While working underground to fix a water main, Brooklyn plumbers and brothers Mario and Luigi are...

01 Mar 2024

Silo Cinema: People's Choice

Gather your friends and whānau and get ready for an evening of singing, dancing, and great vibes.

01 Mar 2024 - 02 Mar 2024

NZ Taiwan Day

This diverse festival is an all-ages free event showcasing the richness of cultures.

01 Mar 2024 - 03 Mar 2024

Auckland Wooden Boat Festival

It’s a celebration for everyone and all lovers of wooden boats of all types. 

01 Mar 2024 - 10 Mar 2024

Te Tangi a te Tūī

An epic tale of love, loss and hope - weaving te reo Māori and cirque theatre.

01 Mar 2024 - 31 Mar 2024

Neighbours Aotearoa 2024

This year’s theme ‘Growing Together’ is about connecting, nurturing relationships, sharing, and e...

01 Mar 2024 - 05 Apr 2024

Te Atatū Food Truck Fridays

A tasty selection of Auckland’s best street food, music and entertainment.