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Housing 2 May 2017

Henderson to flourish as revitalised urban eco centre

The future of Henderson in west Auckland took an important step forward on 2 May with Auckland Council’s Planning Committee approving an overall plan to unlock its potential.

Community 2 May 2017

Keep your home healthy and warm this winter

Adrian Feasey from Auckland Council shares tips to save money, improve health and make your home energy efficient.

Parks / Outdoors 1 May 2017

Little spotted kiwi are back!

Twenty little spotted kiwi are making themselves at home following their release into Shakespear Open Sanctuary at the weekend.

Development 29 Apr 2017

Work kicks off on Pukekohe skate park

Work on a new skate park in Pukekohe is now underway.

Community 27 Apr 2017

This 82-year-old hero has been making tracks for 40 years

Hugh Willis, an 82-year-old Torbay resident and former Westlake Boys High School maths teacher, has been building bush tracks across Albany and East Coast Bays for the past 40 years.

Playgrounds 27 Apr 2017

Marlborough Park upgrade kicks off

Upgrades to Marlborough Park are now underway.

Parks / Outdoors 27 Apr 2017

Sunnynook Park set for makeover

Work to upgrade Sunnynook Park on the North Shore will start soon.

Cultural 26 Apr 2017

Have you checked out the waterfront container library?

It’s something you might walk past at first if you’re rushing to or from Wynyard Quarter – but stop and take a closer look and you’ll find a special little library housed in a simple container by Te Wero Bridge.

Events

15 Jun 2024

Making Rewana (Maori bread)

Learn the art of making Rewana, while hearing the stories from Pandy’s Kuia and her childhood gro...

15 Jun 2024

Matariki i te Marae

Celebrate the Matariki Festival with activities, pōwhiri and parakuihi (breakfast) and A dedicate...

15 Jun 2024

Matariki i te Maunga

Welcome the new year with karanga, karakia, waiata and kotahitanga (unity) at the Matariki Festiv...

15 Jun 2024

Matariki ki Papakura 2024

Experience an indigenous-themed cultural market to celebrate the Māori New Year.

15 Jun 2024

Matariki Stars - Creative Kids

Come and celebrate Matariki with EcoMatters and author/artist Emma Hinton in this contemplative c...

15 Jun 2024

Matariki Symposium: Women of Wisdom

Join us for our Matariki Symposium, an opportunity to be nourished with karakia, kai and korero.

15 Jun 2024

North Shore Embroiderers Guild Open Day @ Glenfield Library

You are welcome to come and meet some members of the North Shore Embroiderers' Guild, see what th...

15 Jun 2024

Pounamu Workshop

Join Maha and learn about the practices associated with Māori toi (arts) whilst creating a pounam...