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Have your say 15 Sep 2022

Give feedback on how Upper Harbour parks are managed

People are invited to have their say on how 260 parks and almost 800 hectares of land are managed in Upper Harbour.

Parks / Outdoors 14 Sep 2022

History and heritage to be celebrated at local parks

Key parks in Puketāpapa have been identified as places where stories narrating the area’s rich history and heritage can be told.

Playgrounds 14 Sep 2022

Rangatū playground opens to delight

Hundreds of people turned out to the official opening of Rangatū Playground in Swanson.

Community 14 Sep 2022

Warkworth students’ ideas welcomed in new playground

Students from Te Kura o Puhinui / Warkworth School helped design a new playground at Shoesmith Reserve that opened in August.

Council news 13 Sep 2022

Development Contributions policy out for second public consultation

Auckland Council is seeking feedback on the next stage of updating its Development Contributions Policy, to ensure new developments contribute fairly to the funding of the council’s infrastructure.

14-24 year olds 13 Sep 2022

Work to make route safer progresses

Significant progress has been made around Walters Road’s open drains, a safety issue because of the number of schoolchildren walking in the area.

Akl Paths 13 Sep 2022

Pathways around Wai-O-Taiki closed for upgrade work

Pathways in and around Wai-O-Taiki Nature Reserve will be closed temporarily, while important track upgrades are undertaken.

Community 13 Sep 2022

Moneywise play options

Ōrākei Local Board supports the Meadowbank Toy Library through the Ōrākei Local Grant which are offered to the community biannually. The next grant round is open to applications 16 January to 17 February 2023.

Events

07 Oct 2022

Yokai Talk 3: Fiona McConnell: Creating Yokai Culture: Toriyama Sekien Night Procession of One Hundred Demons

Talk about the scary Yokai spirits into fun figures that captured the globe.

07 Oct 2022 - 08 Oct 2022

Tempo Dance Festival 2022 - What They Said

 What They Said unites The New Zealand Dance Company with celebrated Australian choreographer Jo Lloyd.

07 Oct 2022 - 08 Oct 2022

What They Said

What They Said unites The New Zealand Dance Company (NZDC) with celebrated Australian choreographer Jo Lloyd for her first work made on a New Zealand company. 

07 Oct 2022 - 09 Oct 2022

Outlier Festival 2022

Outlier Festival presents three days of genre-spanning music reflecting the diversity of Aotearoa’s experimental electronic music scene.

07 Oct 2022 - 16 Oct 2022

Art in the City 2022

A celebration of art and creativity in Auckland's city centre.

07 Oct 2022 - 07 Apr 2023

Te Atatu Food Truck Fridays

A tasty selection of Auckland’s best street food, music and entertainment.

08 Oct 2022

Celeste et Diabolique - Camerata Chamber Choir

We are thrilled to sing this with the magnificent organ accompaniment played by Philip Smith.

08 Oct 2022

Diwali Snack Making

Join us to cook up a perfect snack to add extra flavour to your Diwali celebrations.