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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.

Community 29 Sep 2015

Thanks to our volunteers

Community groups and volunteers were officially acknowledged at the Māngere-Ōtāhuhu Local Board Volunteer Awards, held recently at the Ōtāhuhu Town Hall Community Centre. Family, friends and those who put forward nominations were all in attendance.

Walkways 29 Sep 2015

Walking tracks get Kaipātiki connected

Work starts on 400m track in Le Roys Bush

Events

24 Jan 2022

Ranger Guided Walk – Beachlands Maraetai Walkway

Take a free guided walk with the community parks team along a stunning stretch of coast between Maraetai and Beachlands.

24 Jan 2022 - 27 Jan 2022

Free Arty Crafty Kids Classes

Free kids' arty crafty classes with the Recreators for ages 7-12.

24 Jan 2022 - 28 Jan 2022

City Nippers

Surf safety and beach awareness for 5- to 11-year-olds.

24 Jan 2022 - 28 Jan 2022

Initiate Dance Holiday Programme January 2022

Each week, learn a variety of dance styles, play games and join fun team building activities.

24 Jan 2022 - 29 Jan 2022

Estuary Arts Centre Summer School Holiday Programme

This two-week school holiday programme is aimed at children aged 5 years and up.

24 Jan 2022 - 30 Jan 2022

Community Week at MOTAT

MOTAT is offering special tour packages free to community groups in the Auckland region. 

24 Jan 2022 - 13 Apr 2022

Summer Fun Preschool Play

A great way to meet other parents and/or caregivers and let the little ones play and be active at parks and reserves.

24 Jan 2022 - 18 Apr 2022

Whale Tales 2022 Art Trail

An immersive public art trail is surfacing in Tāmaki Makaurau.