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19 Apr 2022

Voices of young people heard for Anzac Day

An Anzac Day speech competition has encouraged young people to get involved in the Ōrākei Local Board area.

Development 19 Apr 2022

Aucklanders can have their say on new high-density housing rules

Have your say on proposed changes to the city’s planning rulebook – the Auckland Unitary Plan in response to central government direction for greater housing density across the city.

Policies / Regulations 14 Apr 2022

New round of rental micromobility licences

Auckland Council and Auckland Transport will be accepting applications for the next round of rental e-scooter and rental bike licences in June 2022.

Community 14 Apr 2022

Community at the heart of Albany Hub

Pokapū ā-Hapori o Ōkahukura / Albany Community Hub is finally in community hands and is being managed by Harbour Sport.

Environment 14 Apr 2022

Eco-friendly toilet providing double benefit at Phyllis Reserve

A rainwater harvesting system at a new toilet block at Phyllis Reserve is delivering a double benefit.

Environment 14 Apr 2022

Update on Ōrewa’s coastal defences

Each area of the Ōrewa coastline faces its own challenges and the council’s response to managing these challenges will be tailored to suit.

COVID-19 14 Apr 2022

Auckland is at Orange – here’s what you need to know

As of 11.59pm on Wednesday 13 April, Tāmaki Makaurau and the whole of Aotearoa is at the Orange setting of the COVID-19 Protection Framework’s traffic light system.

Community 14 Apr 2022

New facilities on the way for Wellsford and Omaha

Work is underway on Wellsford’s brand-new toilet facility located in the heart of the town ideally situated for locals or visitors travelling north. While at Omaha Beach, a new toilet and changing facility will replace the toilets underneath the surf lifesaving clubhouse.

Events

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.

22 Jun 2022 - 14 Jul 2022

Rongoa Maori Workshop

Learn about the philosophy of traditional Māori medicine and how this applies to our care and well-being.

22 Jun 2022 - 16 Jul 2022

Maria Owens – Light and Dark

An exhibition by Maria Philipsen Owens at Kumeu Arts.

23 Jun 2022

Eye on Nature Wearable Arts 2022

The search is on for Auckland’s most promising, environmentally-conscious fashion designers.

23 Jun 2022

Ka Pō, Ka Ao

Celebrate Matariki with a night of uplifting music and kapa haka.

23 Jun 2022

The Human Kind – Solacium

An audio-visual showcase of music, songs and images that express the spectrum of human emotion.

24 Jun 2022 - 25 Jun 2022

Matariki ki Uta

Rediscover the importance of Māui and Mahuika and the creation of fire.

24 Jun 2022 - 26 Jun 2022

Matariki at the Maritime

Follow a Matariki trail to learn about star navigation and planning for the year ahead using the maramataka.