Oprah loves Tāmaki Makaurau
Internationally renowned talk show host Oprah Winfrey has taken a moment to relax in some of Auckland’s most beautiful parklands.
Sculptor of the Week – Marte Szirmay
Auckland-based artist Marte Szirmay’s sculpture, Seek, is an acquisition award winner, for the permanent collection at Auckland Botanic Gardens.
Status of privately owned trees in New Lynn
Auckland Council is aware of media reports about protesters who have climbed trees on private property in New Lynn to prevent them being removed.
Galapagos tortoises home for Christmas
Auckland Zoo’s Galapagos tortoises Smiley, Willy, Snapper, and Chippie, who have just moved into their redeveloped exhibit, The Galapagos.
City Rail Link to be built under Commercial Bay
The first stage of the City Rail Link project will be built on the site of the Downtown Mall, between lower Queen Street and Albert Street.
Waiheke vineyard owner fined for excessive helicopter flights
The council has welcomed a district court decision to fine a property owner for excessive helicopter flights.
Macleans College students win environment award
Howick Local Board, in association with the council's Local Parks South, applaud the Maclean’s College Enviro Group for being the overall winner of the Ros Nicholson Award for Native Ecology.
Community recycling centre planned for Albert-Eden
A site in the Albert-Eden Local Board area is to be a new resource recovery facility.
HeritageTalks: Under the Mountain - Auckland’s Volcanoes with Kirsty Webb
Maurice Gee’s story will be a jumping-off point for a look at Hochstetter’s famous geological map.
Live & Virtual Author Talk with Monica Macansantos
Learn about parenting, relationships and how to honour the people you love.
Matariki Wriggle & Rhyme
Sing, cuddle and do gentle exercises for your baby in English and Te Reo Māori.
Protect Yourself from Scammers with Phil
Join the IT expert, Phil, as he explains the various online scams and how you can keep yourself safe from them.
From the Authors Mouth
Share your creative writing projects with other writers in the community.
Taylor Tomlinson - The Have It All Tour
Taylor Tomlinson is on her way to New Zealand for the first time!