COVID-19 6 Oct 2021

Auckland Council facilities and services under Step 1 of Alert Level 3

As of 11.59pm, 5 October, Tāmaki Makaurau is at Step 1 of the new Alert Level 3 settings - the first phase of a three-part plan by the Government to ease COVID-19 restrictions across the region.

COVID-19 6 Oct 2021

Mayor Goff celebrates Auckland’s 85 per cent first vaccination milestone

Mayor Phil Goff says 85 per cent of eligible Aucklanders receiving their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine is a good milestone to have reached but there are still 15 per cent—or over 200,000 eligible Aucklanders needing to get vaccinated, so they are protected in time for Christmas. 

Transport 6 Oct 2021

Feedback sought on proposed speed limit changes around Tāmaki Makaurau

Auckland Transport is asking for feedback on a proposal to change the speed limits of approximately 800 roads around the region.

5 Oct 2021

Applications for Regional Heritage grants are open

Aucklander’s wanting to preserve and enhance historic heritage places can seek funding through the Regional Historic Heritage Grant Programme which has opened for funding today, 5 October.

At Home 5 Oct 2021

Make the most of school holidays at Alert Level 3

To make the next few weeks a little easier for Aucklanders with kids, we've put together some great online options from the Auckland Council whānau. Even better, they're all free.

5 Oct 2021

Together At Home

Discover some of the great things you can do to stay active, keep learning and take care of yourself at home.

Finance 5 Oct 2021

Auckland Council has one of the highest credit ratings in NZ

Auckland Council’s strong AA credit rating has been reaffirmed by international agency S&P Global Ratings.

COVID-19 5 Oct 2021

Mayor Goff welcomes vaccine certificate announcement

Mayor Phil Goff has welcomed the government’s announcement that vaccine certificates will be adopted in New Zealand and required at high-risk events from November.


21 Oct 2021 - 31 Oct 2021

October Composting Workshops

Join one of these online composting Zoom workshops and events during October.

23 Oct 2021 - 14 Nov 2021

Rainbow Space – LGBTQ+

Connect virtually with other members of the LGBTQ+ community in this time of physical distance.

23 Oct 2021 - 27 Nov 2021

Chinese Shared Reading

Each week, we read a different short story and poem and share our feelings together.

01 Oct 2021 - 31 Oct 2021

Street Art Bike Challenge

Aucklanders are encouraged to discover the city's street art scene by bike with the Street Art Bike Challenge.

01 Aug 2021 - 30 Nov 2021

Postcards from New Zealand

A virtual gateway into the lives and works of photographers from around the country. 

24 Oct 2021

The Great Auckland Virtual Duck Race 2021

Instead of cheering on your duck by the whitewater rapids at Vector Wero Whitewater Park, do it from the comfort of your couch.

25 Oct 2021 - 31 Oct 2021

Keep New Zealand Beautiful Clean Up Week 2021

Participate in New Zealand’s largest clean up event and make a significant difference in your local area.

22 Oct 2021 - 18 Dec 2021

Brain Play – Online After-School STEM Classes

Lessons include coding, 3D printing, animation, artificial intelligence, LEGO, Minecraft and more.