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Community 21 Oct 2016

Flower of the week: California poppy

California poppy flowers close at night and open when the sun touches them in the morning.

Educational 21 Oct 2016

Young candidates the big winners in Kids Voting

Student voters go for youth

Development 21 Oct 2016

Turning problems into healthier play areas

Two Mt Roskill reserves are about to be transformed to stop stormwater flooding and restore the area's natural ecology.

Transport 20 Oct 2016

Main construction work starting on Manukau Bus Station

Main construction work on the Manukau Bus Station will start next week, following Auckland Transport’s decision to award the contract to NZ Strong.

Beaches 20 Oct 2016

7 things to do in Ōrākei

Beautiful beaches, a bustling waterfront and rich local heritage are a few of the features that make the Ōrākei Local Board area a popular destination.

Development 20 Oct 2016

City development boom continues

Despite wet weather, development in the city centre progressed rapidly in September.

Sports / Leisure 19 Oct 2016

Catch public transport to the All Blacks vs Australia match

Catch public transport to the All Blacks vs Australia match on Saturday 22 October at Eden Park.

Development 18 Oct 2016

Council buildings finalists for World Building of the Year awards

Two recently completed Auckland Council buildings were finalists for the 2015 World Building of the Year awards - Te Uru Waitākere Contemporary Gallery and the MIT Manukau & Transport Interchange.

Events

09 Mar 2024

Wonderful World of Marine Food Webs - Ōrewa Library

Join members of the MERC team to explore the weird, wonderful and fragile animals of the Hauraki...

09 Mar 2024 - 10 Mar 2024

Pasifika Vibes 2024

Free entry at MOTAT Great North Road from our Western Springs gate and Stadium Road during the Pa...

09 Mar 2024 - 10 Mar 2024

The Biggest Little Circus - AKLFEST

The Biggest Little Circus is guaranteed to make you laugh and gasp!

09 Mar 2024 - 12 May 2024

Squiggla Making Space

You are invited to experiment with marks, dots and lines to play, make, imagine and invent.

09 Mar 2024 - 12 May 2024

underfoot

underfoot is a group exhibition including works by Indigenous and non-Indigenous artists from Aot...

09 Mar 2024 - 26 May 2024

Ava Seymour: Domestic Wild

This will be the most significant presentation of Seymour’s feline-focused oeuvre to date and wil...

10 Feb 2024 - 19 Mar 2024

Game On

Come along to the library to enjoy our big games and have fun with your family and friends!

13 Jan 2024 - 09 Mar 2024

Silver/Gold Bike Skills

Our Silver and Gold course will leave you feeling more confident riding around your neighbourhood.