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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.

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.

Business / Economy 27 Nov 2015

Opinion: Rules slashed in united Auckland

Opinion: 158 bylaws inherited from Auckland’s former councils have now been reviewed; just 20 new region-wide bylaws are all the rules we need.

Plans / Projects 26 Nov 2015

Council committee considers Auckland’s finances

Find out more about the role of Auckland Council's Finance and Performance Committee.

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.

Events

01 Mar 2022

Unwrap the Music: Borodin's Prince Igor

Conductor/presenter Graham Abbott shows us how Borodin’s opera Prince Igor was put together.

01 Mar 2022 - 05 Mar 2022

David Correos is David Postoffice

Joyful, random, silly, delightful, this 20-something Filipino comedian keeps you guessing about what he'll come up with next.

02 Mar 2022

Early Chinese Restaurants in Auckland with André Taber

André Taber is researching the history of Chinese restaurants in New Zealand, which he will discuss in the talk.

02 Mar 2022 - 05 Mar 2022

Rituals of Destruction

Break down oppressive norms in and around the body and identity, through powerful symbolic actions and gestures. 

02 Mar 2022 - 26 Mar 2022

Wild Once More

A moving-image exhibition featuring a group of queer artists working in Aotearoa right now.

02 Mar 2022 - 27 Mar 2022

Onehunga Pop-Up Art Gallery

Onehunga will host a free pop-up gallery highlighting some of our local artists.

02 Mar 2022 - 31 Mar 2022

Ashley Taupaki – Kopu-a-Tai

Ashleigh Taupaki investigates the site of the Kopuatai Peat Dome in this free exhibition.

02 Mar 2022 - 31 Mar 2022

Esther Toclo-Kailiyan

Toclo’s images celebrate the abundance of indigenous life and beauty in her migrant Cordilleran community.