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Arts 8 Nov 2016

Lightpath features in photography competition

The Lightpath, Auckland’s magnificent pink cycleway, features twice in the finals of this year’s New Zealand Geographic Photographer of the Year exhibition.

Sports / Leisure 8 Nov 2016

Western Park in fine form for summer

Developments to Western Park are almost complete, and inner-city residents and visitors will be able to enjoy the upgraded park in time for summer.

Kids / Family 8 Nov 2016

Playground review: Ship-shape for all ages

This week we visit a playground that really gets into the seaside theme with a proud waka as its centrepiece.

Arts 7 Nov 2016

Māori legend to line wall of Waterview Tunnel

Huge artworks on concrete panels, telling the story of lovers Hinemairangi and Tamaireia, are being installed on the left-hand side of the northbound lanes into the tunnel.

7 Nov 2016

Local boards sworn in for new term

Auckland Council's 149 local board members have been officially sworn in to office at inauguration ceremonies this month.

Cycling 7 Nov 2016

St Mary's Avondale gets Bikes in Schools

The school will soon have a Bikes in Schools bike track, thanks in part to a regional sport and recreation grant from Auckland Council.

Community 7 Nov 2016

Remembering Jonah

It was a sad and proud day for Auckland as a crowd of 10,000 publicly celebrated Jonah Lomu's life at Eden Park.

Environment 7 Nov 2016

Makeover for historic council building in Puketāpapa

The original form of the historic Mt Roskill Borough Council building is slowly reappearing, thanks to the removal of a problematic 1990 addition.

Events

15 Jun 2024

Creative Matariki children's art workshop

Join Ruth from Creative Rumi to explore Matariki through art.

15 Jun 2024

Dawn Ceremony

Fire, karakia and kai create a sense of place and belonging to mark the opening of the Auckland M...

15 Jun 2024

Maarama Matariki Pounamu

Join us in a one-day contemporary whakairo (carving) workshop!

15 Jun 2024

Making Rewana (Maori bread)

Learn the art of making Rewana, while hearing the stories from Pandy’s Kuia and her childhood gro...

15 Jun 2024

Matariki i te Marae

Celebrate the Matariki Festival with activities, pōwhiri and parakuihi (breakfast) and A dedicate...

15 Jun 2024

Matariki i te Maunga

Welcome the new year with karanga, karakia, waiata and kotahitanga (unity) at the Matariki Festiv...

15 Jun 2024

Matariki Stars - Creative Kids

Come and celebrate Matariki with EcoMatters and author/artist Emma Hinton in this contemplative c...

15 Jun 2024

Matariki Symposium: Women of Wisdom

Join us for our Matariki Symposium, an opportunity to be nourished with karakia, kai and korero.