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Conservation 16 Nov 2022

Attracting shorebirds back to Tahuna Torea

A 3D printed pied stilt (poaka) decoy is being used to attract shorebirds.

Beaches 16 Nov 2022

Cars on Karioitahi a growing problem

Surf lifesavers are concerned there are now so many vehicles on Karioitahi Beach that public safety is at risk.

Community 16 Nov 2022

Creativity brings hope to homeless communities

Dreams are being created and aspirations shaped in a concrete garage just off Karangahape Road in the central city.

Environment 15 Nov 2022

Science could help protect milk tree

Franklin Local Board has granted landowner approval for an Auckland University researcher to pick leaves and take samples from rare streblus banksii trees. The project is part of a thesis looking into the genetic and morphological diversity of the species in the Auckland region to better conserve it.

Kids / Family 9 Nov 2022

Green light for Stanmore Bay playground

Local students gave the green light to the design for a new playground that will be built at Whenua-roa/ D’Oyly Reserve next year.

Plans / Projects 9 Nov 2022

Next steps for Puhinui / Warkworth Centre Plan

Warkworth residents are sharing views for a plan to ensure the town is well-designed and meets the needs of the whole community over time.

Community 9 Nov 2022

Down to business for Manurewa

Incoming Manurewa Local Board Chair Glenn Murphy says it's time for a collaborative approach.

14-24 year olds 9 Nov 2022

New Coyle Park basketball court planned for 2023

Basketball fans in Albert-Eden will be delighted with the news that a new basketball court is set to be installed in Coyle Park, Point Chevalier.

Events

28 Jan 2023 - 04 Feb 2023

Lunar New Year Celebrations at Central City Library

Enjoy inspiring demonstrations of calligraphy and paper-cutting, along with craft workshops to develop your own skills.

28 Jan 2023 - 28 Feb 2023

iSpy Silo Park

Stay tuned for more information as we lead up to the launch of iSpy Silo Park.

28 Jan 2023 - 01 Mar 2023

LOVE LETTERS PRIDE, LETTERPRESS EXHIBITION

The works display a contemporary spin on the tradition of letterpress from professional prints, artists, and hobbyists.

28 Jan 2023 - 26 Mar 2023

Bronze Adult Bike Skills

Learn to ride and develop your bike handling skills.

27 Jan 2023 - 28 Jan 2023

Elton John - Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour

The rescheduled shows will undoubtedly deliver the same enthusiastic response from New Zealand fans when Elton returns in 2023.

27 Jan 2023 - 30 Jan 2023

Auckland International Buskers Festival

Four full days of energetic displays of fire breathing, hula hoops, mime, rola bola, comedy, magic and so much more, our performers will leave you mystified and mesmerized!

27 Jan 2023 - 19 Feb 2023

Vases for my Ex Lovers

This work is storytelling by integrating writing, sewing, embroidery, flowers, and ceramics.

27 Jan 2023 - 31 Mar 2023

Movies in Parks 2023

As the sun goes down, gather with friends and whānau for a picnic and movie under the stars. From animated kids flicks to recent blockbusters, we’re putting on a magical movie n...