Calls for audit of infrastructure following storm devastation
Auckland’s infrastructure requires an urgent audit to assess its ability to cope with extreme weather events in the context of climate change and increased intensification, according to Waitākere Ranges Local Board.
Work set to start to bring new life to Pukekohe War Memorial Town Hall
Seismic strengthening work will kick off the renovations of Pukekohe War Memorial Town Hall.
Aotea community's feedback needed
Aotea / Great Barrier residents from the southwest of the island are being urged to attend a community barbecue in the park to discuss Auckland Council’s proposed Annual Budget and plans to address a $295 million budget gap, including cuts to operating costs for local boards.
Strains on drains in the rains
Failings in the rural stormwater networks during Cyclone Gabrielle and earlier flooding added to the impact on Franklin’s road network, Auckland Transport has been told.
Chill Zone at Come Fly a Kite makes event more welcoming to all kids
If your child feels overwhelmed by big crowds or loud noises, don't let it stop you from bringing them to the popular annual Come Fly a Kite event in Te Atatu Peninsula.
Local board adopts name for Scott Point park
Te Kori Scott Point is the official name for Scott Point Sustainable Sports Park adopted by Upper Harbour Local Board in February.
Local grants help make a difference
Local grants are provided to help groups achieve objectives that align with the local board’s plans and overall aims for its community.
Aucklanders reminded to keep waterways on private property maintained
More than 80 per cent of the waterways in Auckland flow through private property and must be maintained by the landowner.
APO | The New Zealand Herald Premier Series: Romantic Rhapsody
Passionate music farewells the joys of life, but inevitably the piece ends with a ghostly lament under the inescapable rhythm of the oars.
Beginners Guide to Bird Identification
Learn how to identify common birds found in our neighbourhoods, and monitoring methods for bird counts and predators.
Free Silent Disco Kids Adventures - Sea Odyssey Edition
Gear up with headphones and follow an interactive Sea Odyssey story that takes place on one of the deserted islands.
Moanaroa Storytelling and Cook Islands Drumming
Enjoy a storytelling journey with an interactive Cook Islands drumming session.
WICKED the Musical
Wicked is one of the longest-running musicals on Broadway, and it will be staged at Auckland’s SkyCity Theatre for a limited season in April 2023.
At the Back of the Fridge, & Shopping with a List - Love Food Hate Waste
Learn creative new ideas to use up those forgotten ingredients hiding at the back of your fridge, with hints on how to create delicious and nutritious dishes from common leftovers.
Tara McLeod: About type exhibition
The works on display show Tara’s collaborations with Aotearoa-based poets and artists and include his ideas about typography, letterforms, art, life, and book design.
Explore Henderson Bike Trails
You need to provide your own bike and be capable of riding up to 1.5 hour.