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Environment 31 Jan 2017

Ngā kiwi o Kohukohunui – Returning kiwi to the Hunua Ranges

An intensive pest-control operation in the Hunua Ranges in 2015 has paid off, allowing kiwi to be reintroduced to the forest.

14-24 year olds 31 Jan 2017

Playground review: Award-winning Olympic Park

Olympic Park is a state-of-the-art playground that has been awarded the Outstanding Park Award by the New Zealand Recreation Association.

Sports / Leisure 31 Jan 2017

Explore the northern Waitematā Harbour

Upper Harbour Local Board is encouraging residents to explore their blue backyard this summer.

31 Jan 2017

Fukuoka Friendship Garden to bloom again

The restored Fukuoka Friendship Garden is scheduled to open in autumn at its new location in Western Springs Lakeside Park.

Transport 31 Jan 2017

Machine giants keep City Rail Link works on track

‘Valerie’ the tunnel boring machine and ‘Gomer’ the piling rig are making excellent progress on the CRL construction.

Beaches 31 Jan 2017

Explore Matakana by bike

Get outside this summer and take a ride north of the city with the Matakana trails ride to Omaha and Point Wells.

Community 31 Jan 2017

Making play accessible for all

Improving local playgrounds is a priority for Waitematā Local Board.

Sports / Leisure 31 Jan 2017

Playground review: Grey Lynn Park

The new and improved Grey Lynn Park playground is the perfect place for the kids to stretch their legs and burn off some energy.

Events

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.

23 Mar 2024 - 24 Mar 2024

Chinese New Year and Diwali cultural exchange

This event features cultural activities such as Chinese lanterns, Diwali diyas, cuisine and langu...