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Walkways 29 Sep 2015

Beachlands-Maraetai Coastal Walkway wins design award

Franklin’s iconic greenway, the Beachlands-Maraetai Coastal Walkway, has won a Pride of Place 2015 Landscape Architecture Award for outstanding design.

Sports / Leisure 29 Sep 2015

Explore our great outdoors

Get active outdoors and explore the Upper Harbour area’s beautiful parks, scenic coastal reserves and picturesque bush walks.

Parks / Outdoors 29 Sep 2015

Explore Tāmaki Drive

Orākei Local Board is creating a visitor trail along Tāmaki Drive to help people learn about and enjoy the history of this important part of Auckland.

Community 29 Sep 2015

Fort Takapuna barracks restored

Two very special heritage buildings are now restored and will soon be available for the community to enjoy.

Community 29 Sep 2015

Fostering vibrant communities

Howick Local Board funds community groups to provide transport for seniors, handbooks and programmes for secondary schools and local radio stations.

Plans / Projects 29 Sep 2015

Fostering vibrant communities in the Waitematā area

Waitematā Local Board funds a range of arts programmes that help artists and members of the community. Find out if you are eligible under Auckland Council’s Community Grants Programme.

Transport 29 Sep 2015

New pontoon at Half Moon Bay

Plans are confirmed for a new pontoon and other improvements in the area.

Beaches 29 Sep 2015

New arrivals at Highfield Garden Reserve

New arrivals have given locals and visitors something to bray about.

Events

25 Jan 2024 - 19 Dec 2024

From the Authors Mouth

Share your creative writing projects with other writers in the community that meets once a month.

01 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024

Kumeu Book Club

We have a creative relationship with the books we read, meaning no two people read a book in the...

28 Jun 2024

Indigenous film screening & talk and self-guided Matariki crafts

Pop into the historic village and engage with our self-guided Matariki-inspired arts and crafts.

28 Jun 2024

Matariki Ahunga Nui

Write your dreams and aspirations to place on the Hiwa-i-te-rangi tree, participate in poi making...

28 Jun 2024

Matariki Twilight Markets

In celebration of Matariki 2024, Lake House Arts presents live performances, local art, tasty foo...

28 Jun 2024

Matariki: Arts, Crafts, Films, and Talks

Howick Historical Village is honouring Matariki through a kōrero, spoken word reading and short f...

28 Jun 2024

Tātai Whakapapa – Matariki

Join a one-day symposium on whakapapa and genealogy that includes toi / arts-practitioner partici...

28 Jun 2024

Te Hui Ahurei o Matariki

Matariki Festival Day brings people of all ages together to celebrate Matariki at the Auckland Bo...