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Free 29 Nov 2016

Playground review: Blast off at Rocket Park

Families come from all over the city to let their kids scale the bright blue-and-red rocket.

Beaches 25 Nov 2016

Operation Speedo aims to keep the west safe

‘Operation Speedo’ is a public safety campaign running in west Auckland this summer.

Transport 25 Nov 2016

New park and ride facility to be trialled in Takapuna

Auckland Transport and the Harbourside Church are joining forces to offer another parking option for commuters on Esmonde Road.

Community 25 Nov 2016

Flashback Friday: Myers Park, then and now

Early photos show Myers Park's transformation over the years.

24 Nov 2016

Auckland’s population growth: By the numbers

There are now more than 40,000 people living in Auckland's city centre – a figure which has been reached more than 10 years earlier than predicted.

Cycling 24 Nov 2016

New connection for cyclists in Mount Roskill

The Mt Roskill Safe Route, opened by Transport Minister Simon Bridges and Mayor Phil Goff, is part of a route that will ultimately connect Auckland's two harbours.

Cycling 24 Nov 2016

Work starts on Pukekohe Station upgrade

Transport Minister Simon Bridges and Mayor Phil Goff marked the start of main construction work with the turning of the first sods.

Environment 23 Nov 2016

Safer spaces on the way for Auckland's ancestral mountains

Pedestrian-only areas at the tihi (summits) of five tūpuna maunga (ancestral mountains) will be introduced in 2017.

Events

26 Jan 2024 - 29 Nov 2024

Family History Help

Need help researching your family tree? Library staff and volunteers from the Papakura Branch of...

23 Mar 2024

Adult Creative Writing Workshop with Tagata Atamai

If you want to tell your own story or be inspired by someone else’s, this is the place for you.

23 Mar 2024

Artist Kōrero: In Conversation with Rozana Lee

Rozana will discuss her research on the migration of cultural motifs such as the Kawung batik, an...

23 Mar 2024

Celebrating Cultures

Celebrating Cultures is back for 2024! Discover music and dance performances, explore the market...

23 Mar 2024

Celebrating Cultures in Howick

Join the Howick Local Board as we celebrate our diverse communities through music, performances,...

23 Mar 2024

Coastal Clean Up

Join us to pull out rubbish from those hard to reach areas and make a really big impact.

23 Mar 2024

Community Workshop: Self-defence 101

In this workshop, you will develop a self-defence mindset, learn how to use your body, and have a...

23 Mar 2024

Culture of clay decorations

Experiment with different patterns and designs from around the world on air-dry clay to make a ti...