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Parks / Outdoors 6 Oct 2015

Long Bay Regional Park heritage zone extended

Nineteen hectares adjoining Auckland’s Long Bay Regional Park were officially transferred from private ownership into public hands in February.

Community 2 Oct 2015

Swing down to Matakana playground

Matakana Village playground is now open.

Beaches 1 Oct 2015

Volunteers in our regional parks

Every winter, volunteers plant tens of thousands of plants, helping to restore habitats and provide safe havens for native fauna.

Cultural 30 Sep 2015

Explore our cultural heritage

Discover historical treasures and heritage gems in our regional parks network.

Heritage 29 Sep 2015

Celebrating Puketāpapa's history

Puketāpapa Local Board has published two heritage studies perfect for anyone interested in the area’s history.

Community 29 Sep 2015

Students imagine future of New Lynn

Architecture students have created scenarios for the future of the Crown Lynn precinct in New Lynn.

Transport 29 Sep 2015

Swanson park and ride a boon for commuters

A new park-and-ride facility has opened at the Swanson train station, providing nearly 140 additional car parks for Swanson rail commuters.

Events

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.