Discover

Local

News

6 May 2022

Waitematā Local Board welcomes new board member

A new board member has joined Waitematā Local Board following the resignation of former board member Adriana Avendano Christie in March. 

Policies / Regulations 6 May 2022

Plan changes make it easier for Aucklanders to install rainwater tanks

Installing rainwater tanks will soon be easier for property-owners in Tāmaki Makaurau, following changes to Auckland’s Unitary Plan and the Hauraki Gulf Islands District Plan.

Development 5 May 2022

Consultation closing on proposed changes to Auckland’s planning rulebook

Have your say by Monday 9 May on some proposed changes for more high-density housing.

Development 5 May 2022

New artist’s impressions show Myers Park metamorphosis

Auckland Council has unveiled the artist’s impressions of a groundbreaking new work of public art set to transform a utilitarian underpass at the northern end of Myers Park into an interactive experience of light and sound.

Climate action 4 May 2022

Consultation finds strong support for Climate Action Targeted Rate

Aucklanders overwhelmingly back a proposed Climate Action Targeted Rate (CATR) to help combat the climate crisis, according to consultation.

Community 4 May 2022

Board joins FIFA in Papakura football project

Papakura City Football Club has been granted almost $40,000 to help improve facilities at its McLennan Park clubrooms ahead of the Women’s World Cup in 2023.

Climate action 4 May 2022

Unspent funds used to back Franklin groups

Funds unable to be used because of COVID-19 restrictions have been used to help community groups pursue their aims in Franklin.

Community 3 May 2022

Plaque recognising all who have served in all conflicts added to Manurewa War memorial

A plaque honouring those who died and who served in all wars, conflicts, and peacekeeping operations has been added to the Manurewa War Memorial.

Events

10 Jun 2022 - 25 Jun 2022

A (Mid-Winter) Christmas Carol

Dolphin Theatre brings this high-spirited production to the stage.

10 Jun 2022 - 23 Oct 2022

Ancient Greeks: Athletes, Warriors and Heroes

An exhibition from the British Museum’s world-renowned collection from the Ancient Greek world.

10 Jun 2022 - 06 Nov 2022

The Gargantuan Greek Activity Trail

Pick up this great big activity trail sheet and discover cool stories about the ancient Greek world.

11 Jun 2022

Bach Musica NZ: Sight-Reading Workshop

This workshop teaches the ability to sight-read with confidence and accuracy.

11 Jun 2022

June Saturday Gallery Club: Stained Glass Windows

Make your own stained glass window using cellophane and templates.

11 Jun 2022

Mangemangeroa Reserve Community Planting

Get outside with your friends and whānau to plant native trees and shrubs to restore the whenua.

11 Jun 2022

Philippine Independence Day Celebration

Including exhibits, food stalls, craft, hobby plants, fashion/clothing, a dance presentation and much more.

11 Jun 2022

Re:generate Fashion Market

Over 50 stalls of quality preloved fashion and accessories.