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Cycling 9 Feb 2016

Lightpath riding high, with cycle journeys on the increase

Nelson Street’s new pink Lightpath, Te Ara I Whiti, is now the second most popular cycle route in Auckland, with thousands of keen cyclists and pedestrians making use of the path over the summer break.

Environment 5 Feb 2016

Zoo tales: Surprise parakeet chicks!

When a pair of (supposedly) non-breeding orange-fronted parakeets moved to Auckland Zoo a few months ago, no one was more ecstatic than bird-keeper Emma when five chicks hatched!

Dogs 5 Feb 2016

Let Moki make your day

Fun-loving huntaway-labrador cross, Moki, is looking for his forever home.

Community 5 Feb 2016

Bronco Adam Blair cruises into Downer NRL Auckland Nines selection

Adam Blair is the first player to be named in the Brisbane Broncos squad that will play in the Downer NRL Auckland Nines tournament at Eden Park this weekend.

Cultural 5 Feb 2016

Quality design: Grey Lynn's gravitational pull

The design is influenced by Sir Isaac Newton – and in particular his work in optics.

Business / Economy 5 Feb 2016

Opinion: More challenges for Auckland ahead

Mayor Len Brown talks about the challenges ahead for Auckland.

Environment 5 Feb 2016

Big public campaign to drive changes in household waste

Over the next few years, the way Aucklanders dispose of waste will be transformed as the council ramps up changes that will help deliver the vision of zero waste by 2040.

Community 5 Feb 2016

More bikes in schools needed

Auckland Council has awarded a significant regional sports and recreation grant to the Bike On NZ Charitable Trust.

Events

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.

25 Jun 2022

L_A_D Market

A local lifestyle and design market with wholesome, homemade food and goods.