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Environment 17 Dec 2015

Oma rāpeti! Protecting our maunga from pests

The Tūpuna Maunga (ancestral mountains) or volcanic cones represent some of the most significant cultural, archaeological and geological places in Auckland.

Parks / Outdoors 17 Dec 2015

New changing facilities open at Sister Rene Shadbolt Park

The New Lynn Suburbs Rugby Club has a new toilet and changing rooms facility thanks to a partnership between the club and Whau Local Board.

Community 16 Dec 2015

City centre board endorses staged approach to square upgrade

Upgrades to Freyberg Square and the Ellen Melville Centre in Auckland’s city centre will begin in mid-2016, following strong public support.

16 Dec 2015

Board confirms support for Takapuna campground

Devonport-Takapuna Local Board has confirmed its support for a rejuvenated campground at Takapuna Beach.

Plans / Projects 16 Dec 2015

NewCore project in check, says council

Auckland Council’s key information services transformation project NewCore remains on time, on budget and, crucially, is being managed in a responsible and effective way.

Development 16 Dec 2015

Point Chevalier's incredible Zero Energy house

The Auckland Design Manual is the council’s best practice design guide full of tips, inspiration and information for people who are designing, building or developing in Auckland.

Development 16 Dec 2015

Aucklanders flock to use public transport

Auckland’s annual public transport usage is continuing to soar.

Community 16 Dec 2015

Remuera drivers to see red

Red light runners are being targeted with a new warning system.

Events

28 Jan 2022

January School Holiday Workshops

This school holiday programme is action packed and filled with many different art experiences for children.

28 Jan 2022

Learn the Ropes

Earn your sailor’s tattoo by mastering traditional knot skills on a heritage vessel these school holidays.

28 Jan 2022 - 30 Jan 2022

Dulux Super Bash

Cricketers of all ages and skill levels have the opportunity to see if they can clear the rope at one of the world’s most iconic cricket grounds.

28 Jan 2022 - 31 Jan 2022

CANCELLED: Auckland International Buskers Festival

Sorry but this event has been cancelled.

28 Jan 2022 - 31 Jan 2022

Vector Lights for Auckland Anniversary 2022

Vector Lights on the iconic Auckland Harbour Bridge is celebrating Auckland Anniversary Weekend with a dazzling light show.

28 Jan 2022 - 26 Feb 2022

CANCELLED: Auckland Live Summer in the Square

Sorry but this event has been cancelled.

28 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022

Hidden Heritage Tour

Take a closer look at one of Auckland’s best-loved buildings and find out some of Auckland Museum’s secrets.

28 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022

Secret Museum Tour

A once-in-a-lifetime chance to explore the underground world where many of Auckland Museum's treasures are stored.