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Beaches 1 Oct 2015

Volunteers in our regional parks

Every winter, volunteers plant tens of thousands of plants, helping to restore habitats and provide safe havens for native fauna.

Cultural 30 Sep 2015

Explore our cultural heritage

Discover historical treasures and heritage gems in our regional parks network.

Heritage 29 Sep 2015

Celebrating Puketāpapa's history

Puketāpapa Local Board has published two heritage studies perfect for anyone interested in the area’s history.

Community 29 Sep 2015

Students imagine future of New Lynn

Architecture students have created scenarios for the future of the Crown Lynn precinct in New Lynn.

Transport 29 Sep 2015

Swanson park and ride a boon for commuters

A new park-and-ride facility has opened at the Swanson train station, providing nearly 140 additional car parks for Swanson rail commuters.

Community 29 Sep 2015

Thanks to our volunteers

Community groups and volunteers were officially acknowledged at the Māngere-Ōtāhuhu Local Board Volunteer Awards, held recently at the Ōtāhuhu Town Hall Community Centre. Family, friends and those who put forward nominations were all in attendance.

Walkways 29 Sep 2015

Walking tracks get Kaipātiki connected

Work starts on 400m track in Le Roys Bush

Events

20 Jan 2022 - 28 Jan 2022

Learn the Ropes

Earn your sailor’s tattoo by mastering traditional knot skills on a heritage vessel these school holidays.

17 Jan 2022 - 11 Feb 2022

Children’s Joy – Come & Explore

A free exhibition with a focus on children's toys and games over the decades.

15 Jan 2022 - 03 Apr 2022

Music in Parks 2022

Soak up the summer sun with free live music events from Tāmaki Makaurau’s best at Auckland Council’s Music in Parks.

10 Jan 2022 - 06 Feb 2022

Curious Creatures of the Concrete Jungle

Explore and discover parts of the city you've never seen before and see if you can find the curious creatures.

10 Jan 2022 - 27 Feb 2022

The Moon was Talking

Photographer Edith Amituanai presents a series of portraits made with Year 11 art students from Kelston Girls College.

08 Jan 2022 - 30 Jan 2022

Erth's Prehistoric Aquarium

Take a deep dive millions of years back in time to meet some of the most incredible creatures to ever swim the ocean depths.

06 Jan 2022 - 10 Apr 2022

Kaipātiki Summer Fun Programme

For local families/whanau to enjoy being active together in local parks and reserves.

03 Jan 2022 - 13 Feb 2022

Michelangelo – A Different View

The most complete and authentic reproduction of Michelangelo’s ceiling frescoes of the Sistine Chapel to be shown outside the Vatican.