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Playgrounds 30 Aug 2016

Revamped playground a hit with kids

Ōrākei Local Board has celebrated completion of its sixth playground upgrade this term.

30 Aug 2016

Ports working hard for Auckland

It’s been a successful year for Auckland Council-owned company Ports of Auckland.

Walkways 30 Aug 2016

Wairau Valley wetland and shared path open

A $2.2m council project delivering an improved wetland area, park space and sustainable transport links in Wairau was opened to the public.

Transport 30 Aug 2016

New signs to warn overheight trucks at Penrose

An improved warning system has been installed on Auckland's Southern Motorway to reduce the number of high vehicles crashing into Penrose Bridge.

Environment 30 Aug 2016

Get gardening tips from the experts

Did you know that the experts at Auckland Botanic Gardens can give you free advice about what to plant in your garden, and help you identify plants and garden pests?

Beaches 29 Aug 2016

Explore Whatipū Scientific Reserve and Te Ana Ru Cave

When you think of going out for a night of dancing, a remote cave on one of Auckland’s wild west coast beaches isn’t the first venue that comes to mind.

Community 28 Aug 2016

Housing for older Aucklanders - Marion's story

With the announcement that Auckland Council is going to redevelop housing for older Aucklanders, we meet some of the people who live in the villages.

Environment 27 Aug 2016

Plans for a predator-free Devonport

Auckland Council's biodiversity, local parks, biosecurity and maunga authority teams are working with the Department of Conservation, the navy and the community to eliminate predators on the Devonport Peninsula.

Events

17 Mar 2024

Dee Pignéguy’s Organic Gardening Basics

Learn organic gardening fundamentals, such as soil food web, organic resources, building soil fer...

17 Mar 2024

LIVE DAY: Trams

Come and see these amazing machines, do a make-and-take of Tram 47 & Tram 100.

17 Mar 2024

Music in Parks Albany

The tranquil lakeside setting of Albany Civic Lakes is home again to Music in Parks. Come along f...

17 Mar 2024

Paul Ubana Jones - Sunday Concert Series at Pah Homestead

An eclectic array of musicians and musical genres showcasing local performers.

21 Jan 2024 - 15 Dec 2024

The Village Market Helensville Showgrounds

You can find fresh local produce and plants, artisan food and preserves, handmade crafts, gifts,...

17 Nov 2023 - 20 Apr 2024

Food Truck Collective - South Auckland

Come along for a family friendly event also suitable for adults looking for a date night or dinne...

15 Oct 2023 - 17 Mar 2024

Japan Club

Join us at Rānui Library to casually practice the Japanese language, make new friends, and even b...

16 Sep 2023 - 13 Apr 2024

Hungerball - Myers Park

Join in the fun under the shade of ancient trees and beside an award-winning playground in Myers...