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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.

Environment 4 Nov 2016

Auckland Council wins top prize at NZ River Awards

The Wai Care team accepted the ‘Most Improved’ award at last night’s NZ River Awards, for its work to improve water quality in the Puhinui Stream.

Transport 4 Nov 2016

A sneak peek behind the CRL hoardings

If you’ve wondered what’s going on behind the colourful City Rail Link (CRL) hoardings at the corners of Victoria and Wellesley streets, here’s a peek.

Events

17 Feb 2024 - 23 Mar 2024

Exhibition: 'Tu'u tu'u i le loloto: Take it to the deep' by Delicia Sampero

The expression Tu'u tu'u i le loloto is a proverb referring to fishermen taking their nets to the...

16 Feb 2024 - 22 Mar 2024

The Little Leys Classic Film Club

Our first series for 2024, Hitchcock in the 50s, features three celebrated colour films and three...

16 Feb 2024 - 20 Dec 2024

Glen Eden Library Shared Reading Group

Join our friendly librarian, Surani, for a relaxed shared reading experience with like-minded rea...

14 Feb 2024 - 02 Mar 2024

Kumeu Arts Awards Winners Exhibition

Join us for the Kumeu Arts Awards Winner's Exhibition featuring new work by the winning artists o...

09 Feb 2024 - 09 Mar 2024

Movies in Parks 2024

From Barbie to The Super Mario Bros. Movie, enjoy animated kids flicks and recent blockbusters.

09 Feb 2024 - 12 Apr 2024

Mandarin Rhymetime

Enjoy Chinese language and culture through music, stories, and activities!

09 Feb 2024 - 12 Apr 2024

Wriggle and Rhyme - Whangaparaoa Library

Join us every Friday morning, during term time, for a fun and interactive morning for you and you...

09 Feb 2024 - 19 Apr 2024

Digital: Basic Computing Class

In this free course, you will learn the basics and become more confident when using a computer.