15 genres of music arrive in midtown as Real Groovy sets up shop
Since iconic music store Real Groovy set up at 19 Victoria Street West, above Countdown, the tempo of Auckland’s original arts precinct has recalibrated up a notch.
Kaipātiki proud to be part of Welcoming Communities pilot
Kaipātiki Local Board is one of five Auckland boards to partner with Immigration New Zealand’s Welcoming Communities Programme pilot.
Work begins on New Zealand’s first-ever Korean Garden in Takapuna
Work on New Zealand’s first-ever Korean Garden has begun at Barry’s Point in Takapuna thanks to the ongoing support of the Devonport-Takapuna Local Board and the hard work of the North Shore’s Korean community and local stakeholders.
Local voices see Clevedon road changes
Changes to a difficult Clevedon intersection are being undertaken by Auckland Transport in response to community feedback.
Take flight at Manurewa playground
The Manurewa playground boasts a 40-metre flying fox, age-appropriate play equipment, and features in-ground mini trampolines and an all-abilities access roundabout.
Less pollution thanks to electric trucks
The streets of Māngere are not only quieter, they are less polluted thanks to Watercare's new electric trucks.
Museum to acquire historic weathervane from CAC Shot Tower
Tāmaki Paenga Hira / Auckland War Memorial Museum is acquiring the weathervane from Auckland’s last Colonial Ammunition Company Shot Tower.
Community thanked for cyclone response
A formal thank you has been recorded to acknowledge community efforts in the wake of Cyclone Gabrielle.
Food Waste Warriors Talk
Come for an engaging talk and fun hands-on activities with Trash Free Taiaotea and Wasteminz.
Meet some busy, wriggly worms, learn what they do, and how they make a difference in our lives.
Grass Heads at Grey Lynn Library
Bring an old pair of stockings and a glass jar from home to create your own grass head character.
Hazards of Human Spaceflight to Mars: Things you need to know
Come along and discover what you need to know for spaceflight to our neighbouring planet and possibly humanity’s second home.
Hibiscus Coast Zero Waste Workshop
Learn how to make a waste-free foot soak with simple ingredients.