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Environment 17 May 2022

Tool boosts efforts to improve water quality

With $452 million of targeted rates earmarked over 10 years to improve water quality, Auckland Council is making sure it invests in the right solutions.

Parks / Outdoors 17 May 2022

Now open – Browns Bay and Army Bay playgrounds

Children are enjoying the playgrounds that recently re-opened at Army Bay and Browns Bay.

Environment 17 May 2022

Next steps for kauri tracks in Rodney

Track upgrades, hygiene stations and fences are helping in Rodney’s battle against kauri dieback.

Development 13 May 2022

Industry teams invited to join Auckland Light Rail

Auckland Light Rail is a step closer towards enlisting its team for the detailed planning and design of a new light rail line from the City Centre to Māngere.

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.

12 May 2022

New chair for Albert-Eden Local Board

Albert-Eden Local Board Chairperson Lee Corrick is stepping down from the position and will be replaced by Deputy Chair Margi Watson until the local government elections in October.

Events

19 Jun 2022

Sunday Concert Series – An Evening of Violin and Piano

The Francis-Lee Duo presents a programme of violin and piano repertoire spanning across 142 years.

19 Jun 2022 - 17 Jul 2022

Shakespear Regional Park Planting Day

Join rangers and volunteers and help plant the trees grown by Shakespear Open Sanctuary Society Inc.

19 Jun 2022 - 23 Jul 2022

Waitawa Regional Park Planting Day

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

19 Jun 2022 - 11 Dec 2022

Auckland Town Hall Tours

The return of the Auckland Town Hall Tours, offering a remarkable experience of the historic building.

21 Jun 2022 - 03 Jul 2022

Scenes from a Yellow Peril

An uncomfortable, playful and enlightening provocation on racism and privilege in Aotearoa.

21 Jun 2022 - 16 Jul 2022

Celebrating Matariki at the Village

Come to Howick Historical Village to celebrate Matariki.

21 Jun 2022 - 16 Jul 2022

Matariki Festival 2022

An exciting line-up of more than 80 events region-wide.

22 Jun 2022

Audioculture Presents: 100 Years of Live Music on Auckland’s North Shore with Gareth Shute

Listen to a free talk by music historian Gareth Shute.