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.
Double-deckers coming to harbour bridge and North Shore
Bus passengers who travel across the harbour bridge will soon be riding in style. Auckland Transport and its operator Ritchies Transport are introducing another 15 double-deckers to the popular Northern Express service.
Rodney youth get involved in playground design
Young people in Helensville, Leigh and Te Hana are picking their favourite equipment for their local playground.
Local board supports plans to develop Onehunga
Maungakiekie-Tāmaki Local Board has voiced its support for plans to redevelop Onehunga’s port and town centre.
Murals bring splash of pride at Gallaher Park
The Gallaher Park clubroom walls have been given a colourful makeover thanks to murals from local artists.
Pavilion opens with song and dance
Ōtara-Papatoetoe Local Board, local iwi and residents opened a new pavilion at James Watson Park with a dawn blessing and neighbourhood fun day.
Award for community stalwart
Howick Local Board presented the overall Rotary Club of Botany East Tāmaki Citizen of the Year Award to community stalwart Hans Wang.
On the passing of Barry Brickell
Auckland Council pays tribute to renowned potter, artist, environmentalist and craftsman Barry Brickell whose work features in many public collections, including the council’s.
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.
Bunny Events for Pre-schoolers
Bring your pre-schoolers for Bunny themed days.
Working Bee at the OMG Urban Farm – EcoFest
Discover the potential and wonder that plants and soil microbes have to offer!
Tea & Tales
Join library staff as we read stories, watch movie clips, listen to podcast episodes, and chat about them!
Book Chat - Papakura
Join us for a lively discussion of what we have all been reading.
Wednesday Book Chat
Share a review on what you're reading at the moment and discuss with other bibliophiles.
New Volunteer Induction Session - EcoFest
Join a Volunteer Induction Session before starting to volunteer.