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Business / Economy 30 Nov 2015

Lysaght Building lights up GridAKL innovation precinct

GridAKL opened in 2014, and is entering an exciting new phase.

Exhibition 30 Nov 2015

Spotlight on our neighbourhoods – Papakura

From its thriving town centre, historic Hawkins Theatre and art galleries, to the rural area of Karaka, which is famous for its thoroughbred industry, Papakura has a perfect mix of town and country.

Environment 30 Nov 2015

Parks go smokefree in Upper Harbour

Upper Harb​our Local Board has moved to make its 10 most popular local parks and reserves smokefree.

Sports / Leisure 27 Nov 2015

Zoo tales: Rotoroa field trips

In this week’s Zoo tales, Auckland Zoo’s Rotoroa Island education officer Brian takes us on a field trip (with orca and kiwi!) and tells us why wildlife education is important as well as fun.

Beaches 27 Nov 2015

Driving permits for some west coast beaches

Recognising that driving on the beach is very different from driving on the road, the council has a permit system in place for people wanting to drive on the very popular Muriwai and Kariotahi beaches.

Plans / Projects 26 Nov 2015

North Rodney council proposed

The Northern Action Group (NAG) has applied to the Local Government Commission to create a North Rodney Unitary Council.

Beaches 24 Nov 2015

Karekare Surf Lifesaving Club enters the drone zone

A surveillance drone will help save lives at Karekare.

Arts 24 Nov 2015

Five years of progress in Ōtara-Papatoetoe

With Auckland Council recently reaching its fifth anniversary, we take a closer look at the local progress in Ōtara, Manukau and Papatoetoe.

Events

20 Sep 2022 - 20 Dec 2022

Art Class for Beginners

Join an art class and learn how to paint and draw.

06 Sep 2022 - 13 Dec 2022

Free ESOL Classes

Gain some new skills and meet some new people in the community at these free classes.

06 Sep 2022 - 27 Dec 2022

Twilight Tuesdays: Museum Late Night

Take in the relaxed atmosphere as Auckland Museum is open late every Tuesday evening.

06 Sep 2022 - 31 Dec 2022

Coding for Kids

Develop your programming skills and build your own apps/games.

14 Dec 2022

Christmas Wriggle & Rhyme

Enjoy singing silly Christmas action songs with your baby or toddler.

14 Dec 2022

Papatoetoe Santa Parade

Join us for Santa Parade in Papatoetoe and have lots of fun.

14 Dec 2022

Pohutukawa Christmas Craft

Join us for a Christmas craft with a Kiwi flavour and make it into a card or a tree ornament.

14 Dec 2022

Sci-Fi at Stardome: Armageddon

Experience a classic sci-fi film at Stardome.