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Exhibition 30 Nov 2015

Spotlight on our neighbourhoods – Papakura

From its thriving town centre, historic Hawkins Theatre and art galleries, to the rural area of Karaka, which is famous for its thoroughbred industry, Papakura has a perfect mix of town and country.

Environment 30 Nov 2015

Parks go smokefree in Upper Harbour

Upper Harb​our Local Board has moved to make its 10 most popular local parks and reserves smokefree.

Sports / Leisure 27 Nov 2015

Zoo tales: Rotoroa field trips

In this week’s Zoo tales, Auckland Zoo’s Rotoroa Island education officer Brian takes us on a field trip (with orca and kiwi!) and tells us why wildlife education is important as well as fun.

Beaches 27 Nov 2015

Driving permits for some west coast beaches

Recognising that driving on the beach is very different from driving on the road, the council has a permit system in place for people wanting to drive on the very popular Muriwai and Kariotahi beaches.

Plans / Projects 26 Nov 2015

North Rodney council proposed

The Northern Action Group (NAG) has applied to the Local Government Commission to create a North Rodney Unitary Council.

Beaches 24 Nov 2015

Karekare Surf Lifesaving Club enters the drone zone

A surveillance drone will help save lives at Karekare.

Arts 24 Nov 2015

Five years of progress in Ōtara-Papatoetoe

With Auckland Council recently reaching its fifth anniversary, we take a closer look at the local progress in Ōtara, Manukau and Papatoetoe.

Community 24 Nov 2015

Ōrākei Community Patrol celebrates milestone

The Ōrākei Community Patrol has celebrated an important milestone in its goal to provide greater safety for the Ōrākei suburb.

Events

23 Apr 2024 - 24 Apr 2024

Mad Hatter Tea Party

The kids will be taught the basics of hand building, and the works will be glazed and collected a...

23 Apr 2024 - 24 Apr 2024

Underwater Worlds

Dive into an imaginary underwater world with professional illustrator Stephanie Thatcher, for a t...

23 Apr 2024 - 27 Apr 2024

ANTi

ANTi lays bare the challenges at the intersection of immigrant experiences, religious faith, and...

23 Apr 2024 - 27 Apr 2024

No Time To Dry

Hilarious, thrilling, action packed and fiercely feminine show.

23 Apr 2024 - 28 Apr 2024

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

A joyous comedy play about taking risks, finding love and embracing second chances, even in the m...

22 Apr 2024 - 23 Apr 2024

Drama Drama

Suitable for new or returning students, our experienced tutor Tessa Mitchell will guide kids thro...

22 Apr 2024 - 26 Apr 2024

April School Holiday Art Programme

Our school holiday art programme is made up of several different individual workshops.

20 Apr 2024 - 28 Apr 2024

Waitakere Arts 50th Members Expo and Art Awards Exhibition

This year we are celebrating hosting our 50th Members Expo and Art Awards Exhibition!