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Community 14 Apr 2022

Community at the heart of Albany Hub

Pokapū ā-Hapori o Ōkahukura / Albany Community Hub is finally in community hands and is being managed by Harbour Sport.

Environment 14 Apr 2022

Eco-friendly toilet providing double benefit at Phyllis Reserve

A rainwater harvesting system at a new toilet block at Phyllis Reserve is delivering a double benefit.

Environment 14 Apr 2022

Update on Ōrewa’s coastal defences

Each area of the Ōrewa coastline faces its own challenges and the council’s response to managing these challenges will be tailored to suit.

COVID-19 14 Apr 2022

Auckland is at Orange – here’s what you need to know

As of 11.59pm on Wednesday 13 April, Tāmaki Makaurau and the whole of Aotearoa is at the Orange setting of the COVID-19 Protection Framework’s traffic light system.

Community 14 Apr 2022

New facilities on the way for Wellsford and Omaha

Work is underway on Wellsford’s brand-new toilet facility located in the heart of the town ideally situated for locals or visitors travelling north. While at Omaha Beach, a new toilet and changing facility will replace the toilets underneath the surf lifesaving clubhouse.

Business / Economy 13 Apr 2022

Manurewa CCTV network to be expanded

Manurewa's CCTV network is to be expanded to cover a wider area of the town and its streets and carparks.

Cycling 13 Apr 2022

Celebrating five years of the New Lynn bike hub

It has been five years since the trailblazing opening of the very first EcoMatters bike hub in New Lynn, a project supported by Whau Local Board, with no signs of the hub slowing down.

13 Apr 2022

COVID-19 and rising inflation compound budget challenges for Auckland Council

A further reduction in revenue caused by the COVID-19 omicron outbreak and rising interest and inflation costs has compounded the challenges in putting together Auckland Council’s budget for the coming year.

Events

17 May 2022

Nominate Yourself – Local Elections 2022 Information

Learn how to run for local office, what the electoral process entails and how to get involved.

17 May 2022

Online Live 3D Printing Demonstration

Watch Highland Park Library staff print with the Ultimaker2+ 3D printer.

17 May 2022 - 21 May 2022

Stories About My Body

A new solo work by Morgana O’Reilly at Basement Theatre.

17 May 2022 - 29 May 2022

Grand Horizons | Encore Season

Auckland Theatre Company presents the New Zealand premiere of Bess Wohl’s Tony-nominated comedy.

17 May 2022 - 31 May 2022

Eskdale Restoration Champions

Make a difference alongside a community of friendly volunteers and a knowledgeable team leader.

17 May 2022 - 31 May 2022

Music and Lasers – Pink Floyd Dark Side of the Moon and The Wall

Relive two of the greatest rock albums of all time in Stardome's planetarium theatre.

17 May 2022 - 21 Jun 2022

Patchwork Quilting Design Club

Learn patchwork quilting techniques in this friendly and supportive club.