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Plans / Projects 25 Feb 2017

Westgate Town Park set to bloom in spring

Te Hauāuru, the new Westgate Town Park, is due to be completed by spring. Hawkins Construction has started work on the 1.1ha site, which is situated in the 24ha open space next to the Northwest Mall on the corner of Maki Street and Tawhia Drive.

Development 24 Feb 2017

Women take the lead on central city redevelopment

The project to redevelop Freyberg Place and the Ellen Melville Centre has women in many key roles, including senior project leader, project manager, lead landscape architect, lead architect, and manager of the contracting team.

Environment 24 Feb 2017

Western Springs a pocket of calm for city-dwellers

Western Springs is much loved by Aucklanders and visitors for its beautiful scenery and abundant wildlife, says Waitematā and Gulf Ward Councillor Mike Lee.

Community 24 Feb 2017

Upcycling at the Tip Stop Shop

Next time you visit Great Barrier Island don't forget to grab a bargain at the Aotea Community Upcycle Centre in Claris, affectionately known by locals as the Tip Stop Shop.

24 Feb 2017

Warkworth facilities set for upgrade

Construction of two new public toilets in Warkworth is due to start soon.

Dogs 24 Feb 2017

Help make our beaches fun for all

In response to recent dog-related issues reported at Takapuna Beach, Devonport-Takapuna Local Board wanted to remind people about the rules in place at our beaches and encourage consideration for other beach users.

Parks / Outdoors 23 Feb 2017

South Auckland is home to New Zealand’s best neighbourhood

Randwick Park in Manurewa is New Zealand’s Mitre10 Community of the Year.

Environment 22 Feb 2017

Free health checks for rental properties

Landlords with rentals in the Māngere-Ōtahuhu, Whau, Puketāpapa and Maungakiekie-Tāmaki Local Board area could be eligible for a free assessment on their properties along with help to make them warmer and more energy-efficient.

Events

23 Mar 2024

Music in Parks Ōtara pt 2

Music in Parks is honoured to partner with Ōtara Music and Arts Centre (OMAC) once again, curatin...

23 Mar 2024

Nowruz celebration

Join us to showcase the traditions and cultural heritage of Nowruz.

23 Mar 2024

Papakura ParkFEST

A great family day for the Community to come and enjoy at Central Park.

23 Mar 2024

Skillz Central - AKLFEST

Brace yourself for a day of beats, international guests, raw local talent, prizes and pure excite...

23 Mar 2024

The month of Francophonie: French breakfast

Celebrate the month of Francophonie with a special Belgian twist at our French breakfast event.

23 Mar 2024

This is Us: Race Unity Day

Immersion in diversity makes our community strong, and Race unity day is a celebration of this be...

23 Mar 2024

Upcycle your Clothes with The Mindful Mender

Come along to this workshop to learn different techniques to chop, change and combine your garmen...

23 Mar 2024

VIP Kayak Day through Te Henga Wetland at Matuku Link

Drift along the Waitakere River, which flows through Matuku Link, through to Te Henga wetland.