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Business / Economy 30 Nov 2015

Council cadets: In pursuit of excellence

Hinewairere Warren stepped straight out of school and into a role in the mayor’s office.

Business / Economy 30 Nov 2015

Improving Māori economy benefits all

An asset base of $23 billion means Auckland Māori entities and businesses hold over half of the national Māori economy’s asset base.

Transport 30 Nov 2015

Time to get on board: Auckland's bus network

A growing Auckland requires more freedom for residents, businesses and visitors to be able to move around our city.

Business / Economy 30 Nov 2015

Auckland businesses honoured for being ‘Young at Heart’

Leading Auckland employers have been recognised for their commitment to employing and developing Auckland youth at the inaugural ‘Young at Heart’ Youth Employer Pledge Awards.

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.

Libraries 30 Nov 2015

Auckland Libraries help kids crack Minecraft code

Steve and Alex from Minecraft are teaming up with President Obama and Auckland Libraries to get kids writing code.

Community 27 Nov 2015

Pilot of all-access restrooms in council offices planned

As a way of acknowledging the diversity of Auckland Council's staff and visitors and their individual needs, the council is looking into a pilot programme to introduce ‘all-access’ restrooms.

Events

26 Feb 2022

Te Ara Tahuna – Ōrewa Estuary Guided Bike Tour

A free guided ecological bike tour around the beautiful Ōrewa estuary.

26 Feb 2022

Upcycled Pride Flags

In this is basic hand-sewing class you will make your own pride flag or colourful bunting.

26 Feb 2022 - 19 Mar 2022

My Cousin Rachel

Feverish passion battles reason in this classic Gothic romance.

26 Feb 2022 - 07 May 2022

A Woman of No Importance by Oscar Wilde

This sharp social satire examines the hypocrisy of a society that condemns certain people for their mistakes.

27 Feb 2022

Auckland Horticultural Council – Festival of Flowers

A great variety of plants for sale, floral demonstrations and a selection of craft and collectable stalls. 

27 Feb 2022

Blues vs Hurricanes – Round 2 Super Rugby

The Blues take on the Hurricanes in a Sunday afternoon fixture at Eden Park.

27 Feb 2022

Sunday Concert Series: Chris Priestley & The Unsung Heroes

An entertaining and insightful evening telling stories from New Zealand’s settler past in finely crafted theatre, music and song.

27 Feb 2022 - 08 May 2022

Ata Koia!

Bringing artists together from Aotearoa and abroad to share knowledge, conversation and time.