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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.

Climate action 8 Nov 2022

Local Bike Kitchen leads the way

Bike Kitchen supports new trend in community

Heritage 3 Nov 2022

175 years of Howick: Marking a major milestone

This year is Howick’s 175th anniversary, and ahead of the official celebrations and various fun events, we’re taking a step back in time to share the history of Howick.

Events

23 Feb 2023

APO | New Worlds

New Zealand-born violinist Geneva Lewis, makes her Australasian debut with Barber’s autumnal concerto.

24 Feb 2023 - 25 Feb 2023

Pride in the Square

The Pride Party is back and bigger than ever! Pride in the Square is a two-day event on the 24th and 25th of February. In partnership with Auckland Live’s Summer in the Square,...

25 Feb 2023

Helensville A&P Show

Enjoy heritage displays, trade stands, pony rides, cultural performances and live music.

11 Mar 2023

Harcourts Cooper & Co – Swim the Bridge

There’s nothing quite like swimming across the most prominent marine highway in New Zealand.

22 Mar 2023 - 26 Mar 2023

Earth Beat Festival 2023

Earth Beat Festival is the place where you play, learn, revitalise make new connections and return to the world grounded and inspired!

05 Apr 2023

Professor Brian Greene – The Twilight of Time: A Cosmic Journey to Eternity

A reminder that the vastness of our universe cares little for human beings, so it’s up to us to take charge of our destiny.

07 May 2023

Barfoot & Thompson People's Tri Race 4 – Mission Bay

Suited to first-timers and people wanting to tick off a mega PB – this course has it all.

04 Dec 2022 - 04 Jun 2023

Connect Day for Unhoused Whānau in Waitematā

Come to support Sunday Blessings, including shower, laundry, haircutting and free kai.