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Community 2 Dec 2021

Upper Waitematā community nursery project recognised

An innovative project growing native plants for large scale restoration projects in the Upper Harbour Local Board area was a finalist in the Auckland Mayoral Conservation Awards.

Conservation 2 Dec 2021

Leigh’s little blue penguin project recognised

A finalist in Auckland's Mayoral Conservation Awards, the Warkworth Forest & Bird Little Penguin Project is the culmination of many years of collaboration with the Leigh community.

Summer 1 Dec 2021

Sculpture in the Gardens returns for summer

After a year and a half of planning, The Friends of Auckland Council's Botanic Gardens are pleased to announce the 8th Sculpture in the Gardens exhibition will open on 11 December 2021.

1- 29 Dec
Festive 1 Dec 2021

Summer in the Square: Aotea Square Christmas tree.

Aotea Square is merry with the arrival of the Auckland Live Christmas tree. Snap a holiday selfie while getting your shopping done in the heart of the city.

COVID-19 1 Dec 2021

Tāmaki Makaurau welcomes Government’s support package

Mayor Phil Goff welcomes the government’s Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland Stimulus Package, which will help Aucklanders enjoy their region this summer and boost the city’s economic recovery after 106 days in lockdown.

Council news 1 Dec 2021

A move to red sees a green light for Auckland Council upgrade

Maintenance on Auckland Council’s computer system will take place during the first weekend of December, from 4am on Saturday 4 December, and finishing 44 hours later at 11.59pm on Sunday 5 December.  

Mayor 1 Dec 2021

Mayor Goff outlines billion-dollar climate action package

An ambitious $1 billion climate action package to reduce carbon emissions and deliver more buses, ferries, cycling and walking and urban tree canopy is the signature policy in Mayor Phil Goff’s proposal for Auckland Council’s Annual Budget 2022/23, released today, 1 December 2021.

Events

18 Mar 2022 - 20 Mar 2022

Seranades by Deborah Wai Kapohe

Acclaimed soprano Deborah Wai Kapohe returns to Aotearoa stages with a fresh look at the 19th century practice of self-accompanying operatic arias with guitar.

19 Mar 2022

Celebrating Cultures

Bringing people together to experience, share, learn and enjoy the value and vibrancy of our multicultural community.

19 Mar 2022

Deafinitely True

Are we really listening to our Deaf community?

19 Mar 2022

Jonathan Bree

Masked maverick Jonathan Bree debuts new songs and crowd favourites.

19 Mar 2022

Legacy Vogue Ball 2022

The pioneering houses of ballroom in Aotearoa return in full force.

19 Mar 2022

The Seasons

The Four Seasons is presented in the sublime form of this energetic and evocative chamber music-contemporary dance collaboration.

19 Mar 2022

Truthbombs: Comedy, The Essential Service?

Join comedian Pax Assadi as he rounds up some of his favourite comedy friends for a sit-down conversation.

20 Mar 2022

I Want You to Act

Join Jack Tame as he interrogates the status of our global warming response.