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Community 27 Apr 2017

This 82-year-old hero has been making tracks for 40 years

Hugh Willis, an 82-year-old Torbay resident and former Westlake Boys High School maths teacher, has been building bush tracks across Albany and East Coast Bays for the past 40 years.

Playgrounds 27 Apr 2017

Marlborough Park upgrade kicks off

Upgrades to Marlborough Park are now underway.

Parks / Outdoors 27 Apr 2017

Sunnynook Park set for makeover

Work to upgrade Sunnynook Park on the North Shore will start soon.

Cultural 26 Apr 2017

Have you checked out the waterfront container library?

It’s something you might walk past at first if you’re rushing to or from Wynyard Quarter – but stop and take a closer look and you’ll find a special little library housed in a simple container by Te Wero Bridge.

Community 26 Apr 2017

Weaving a brighter future together

A multi-coloured cloak covered in thousands of houses aims to spark discussion about the Tāmaki regeneration programme.

Parks / Outdoors 26 Apr 2017

Love is in the air for 20 little spotted kiwi

Love will be in the air when Auckland Council reintroduces 20 single little spotted kiwi to Shakespear Open Sanctuary on Saturday 29 April.

Community 24 Apr 2017

Meet Waste Champion Green Jon

Waitākere Community Recycling Centre project manager Jon Morgan, known better as 'Green Jon', is keen to see local consumers become zero-waste champions.

21 Apr 2017

Manurewa honours local veterans and their families

A series of WW1 projects supported by Manurewa Local Board recognising the area’s veterans is helping ensure the sacrifices these men and women made are never forgotten.

Events

22 Jun 2024 - 24 Jun 2024

Matariki i te Aorangi

Observe the sparkling Matariki (Pleiades) constellation and learn about other important celestial...

22 Jun 2024 - 29 Jun 2024

Different Dinners at Te Manawa - easy, healthy meals on a budget

Come and get inspired and learn how to cook some delicious, easy-to-prepare plant-based meals in...

22 Jun 2024 - 30 Jun 2024

Cosmic Canvas

Experience the digital table and the drawing activities in your own time the week before the work...

22 Jun 2024 - 04 Jul 2024

Unity in Diversity: Korean Jogakbo and Māori Weaving Collaboration Showcase

Jogakbo (traditional Korean patchwork) and Māori weaving combine in an exploration of our shared...

22 Jun 2024 - 05 Jul 2024

Whakaaturanga Whānau Toi o te Whare Roto Exhibition

Whakaaturanga Whānau Toi o te Whare Roto Staff, Tutors and Residents Show marks Matariki with an...

16 Jun 2024 - 22 Jun 2024

Hunua Ranges Regional Park Planting Day

Bring your family and friends to help plant trees and keep Auckland green.

09 Jun 2024 - 14 Jul 2024

Shakespear Regional Park Planting Day

Join rangers and volunteers for a fun exciting day out on our regional parks.

08 Jun 2024 - 30 Jul 2024

Eskdale Restoration Champions with Kaipātiki Project

Join us to help protect our unique native ecosystems and build local climate resilience.