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Environment 11 May 2022

Waterway fund boosts Franklin environment

Seven Franklin Local Board Waterways Fund grants have been made.

Community 11 May 2022

Community seeks to save greenspace

The Mission Bay Kohimarama Residents Association is pushing to retain a local reserve for future generations.

Walkways 10 May 2022

Six walks in and around Auckland's historic sites

A comprehensive guide to six of Auckland’s best historical walks including Stokes Point Path, North Head Path, the original shoreline walk, Rangitoto Ships’ Graveyard, Three Kings Heritage Trail and Ōtuataua Stonefields Walk.

Climate action 10 May 2022

Thank you, Auckland – your feedback on our Annual Budget

More than 11,500 Aucklanders had their say in the consultation on Auckland Council’s 2022/2023 Annual Budget, almost triple the number of responses received in the preceding annual budget consultation.

Environment 10 May 2022

Matakawau park planned when pines go

When a pine plantation at Matakawau is harvested, Franklin Local Board wants park plans ready to go.

Parks / Outdoors 10 May 2022

Route change reaps rewards

A change in route for the proposed walkway in Glen Eden from Verdale Circle to Glendale Road has resulted in a cheaper, less complicated construction of the route.

Walkways 6 May 2022

Waiheke’s much-loved Island Bay track reopens

There is exciting news for Waiheke residents and visitors with the announcement that the popular Island Bay track has been reopened.

Climate action 6 May 2022

Bright future ahead for next generation of women climate leaders

Future climate leaders in the film, construction and urban design industries are among the ten women selected to participate in the C40 Auckland Women4Climate Mentorship Programme.

Events

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.

16 Jun 2022 - 03 Jul 2022

Mrs Krishnan's Party

People just can’t get enough of this smart, funny show.