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Environment 19 Oct 2021

Getting to Pest Free Auckland 2050

Getting to Pest Free Auckland 2050 will require effort from the whole community.

Environment 19 Oct 2021

The race to save the mighty kauri

Kauri is one of our most important native species – here’s how Auckland Council is helping to protect it.

Parks / Outdoors 19 Oct 2021

Great walks for your family

A refreshing walk in your local area is one of life’s simple pleasures. It’s good for the soul, the mind and the body. Here are three of our favourite walks you can do with your family.

19 Oct 2021

Resignation of Waitematā Local Board member Sarah Trotman

Waitematā Local Board member Sarah Trotman has resigned her position on the board.

Walkways 19 Oct 2021

Troublesome section of Henderson Creek shared path to be remedied

Work will soon begin to improve a part of the shared walking and cycling path on Central Park Drive, Henderson.

City Rail Link 19 Oct 2021

Breakthrough: Karangahape welcomes Dame Whina Cooper

Auckland’s City Rail Link (CRL) is celebrating a mighty milestone with its powerful Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM), Dame Whina Cooper, breaking through today into the Karangahape Station construction site at the end of its 860-metre-long journey from Mt Eden. 

Cultural 19 Oct 2021

Auckland’s Diwali celebrations underway

Diwali celebrations kicked off over the weekend, with the start of Auckland Diwali Festival’s 20 days of celebration in the lead up to Diwali, officially observed on 4 November this year.

14-24 year olds 18 Oct 2021

Every day needs to be a Super Saturday says Councillor Newman

The Super Saturday COVID-19 vaccination drive sent a message of collective commitment to individual and public health, Manurewa-Papakura Auckland Councillor Daniel Newman says.

Events

05 Nov 2021 - 14 Nov 2021

Artweek Auckland 2021

A free programme of exhibitions and experiences celebrating and supporting local galleries, spaces and artists throughout Tāmaki Makaurau.

05 Nov 2021 - 29 Nov 2021

Emerging Artist Award – Reimagining Nature

A safe space for all ages to discuss and bring awareness to mental health through the arts.

06 Nov 2021

1924 Exhibition and Heritage Tour with Curator Madeleine Gifford

Learn about the history of the space and gain a behind-the-scenes look at some of the architectural details and stories.

06 Nov 2021

Community Classics: Ao Tūroa

Explore the natural world of Aotearoa, including exciting new works inspired by New Zealand’s flora and fauna.

06 Nov 2021

Marianne Leigh EP Release Show

Celebrate the release of Marianne Leigh's new indie-pop EP 'simple things'.

06 Nov 2021

Maungawhau School Fair

A fantastic day out for the whole family.

06 Nov 2021

Salute to the Services + Heritage Shield

A family event featuring Speedway racing as a salute to our services with free entry for service people.

06 Nov 2021 - 16 Nov 2021

NZTrio presents Dramatic Skies: Cumulus

Showcasing two edgy works by Kiwi composers at the peak of creativity.