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Business / Economy 13 May 2022

Motorway closing so bridge can go

The Southern Motorway between Drury and Papakura will be closed 7pm Saturday 21 May to 9am Sunday 22 May to demolish the Park Estate Road bridge.

13 May 2022

Auckland City of Music announces $115,000 Music in Venues Fund

Auckland City of Music in association with Auckland Council are pleased to announce the Music in Venues Fund - a contestable fund of 23 $5000 grants for the provision of music events in and around the region’s grassroots music venues.

12 May 2022

Whiri Aroha gifts of love blessed

Korowai have been gifted to Middlemore Hospital's Bereavement Care Service.

Climate action 12 May 2022

Cycling budget controversy misses real point, say councillors

Waitākere Ward Councillors Shane Henderson and Linda Cooper say that headlines criticizing plans for future cycling infrastructure in Auckland missed the real issue, tackling climate change.  

Heritage 12 May 2022

Red letter day as Shadbolt House writers retreat takes step forward

Sixteen years in the making, Shadbolt House in Titirangi has taken a step toward becoming a writers retreat following a decision by Waitākere Ranges Local Board.

Playgrounds 12 May 2022

Playgrounds for the brain

Everyone remembers the joy of visiting a playground as a child – working your way through the seesaw, swings, slide, climbing frame or merry-go-round, spending time on the piece of equipment you loved the most.

Parks / Outdoors 12 May 2022

Park work on hold so wider plan can be made

Carpark plans for Pukekohe hill Reserve have gone on hold so a wider development plan can be considered.

Events

12 Jun 2022 - 17 Jul 2022

Ambury Regional Park Planting Day

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

13 Jun 2022

Creative Talks: David Veart

David returns to The PumpHouse after his very popular local history talk last year with his new talk.

13 Jun 2022

Gallery Bubs – June

A baby-friendly morning in the Homestead Galleries.

13 Jun 2022 - 14 Jun 2022

In Your Neighbourhood: Piazzolla Tangos

Sensuous, languid, smokily feline – there’s nothing quite like the music of Astor Piazzolla.

14 Jun 2022 - 04 Sep 2022

Adult Art Class for Beginners

Be immersed in an art course with a supportive tutor and like-minded people.

15 Jun 2022 - 16 Jun 2022

Toi Te Kupu: Whakaahuatanga

This event aims to celebrate and showcase the transformative power of mātauranga Māori.

16 Jun 2022

Thursday Heritage Concert Series: An Unlikely Pair

Dual Motion presents An Unlikely Pair - An exploration of the repertoire for flute and clarinet.

16 Jun 2022 - 19 Jun 2022

Chess The Musical

This semi-staged production will be filled with sumptuous musical arrangements set to a gripping story.