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Community 27 Oct 2016

Pollinator pathways in local parks

We are lucky enough to live in one of the greenest countries in the world. What we need now is the right kind of green, the kind of green that feeds and shelters our birds, bees and lesser known pollinating animals.

Playgrounds 26 Oct 2016

Playground review: City suburb's hidden gem

A timber fort is the main attraction at this Freemans Bay park.

Environment 25 Oct 2016

Rural recycling bins for Franklin

Recycling will be significantly easier for residents in rural Franklin, with the start of Auckland Council’s fortnightly roadside collection service to almost 7000 properties.

Arts 25 Oct 2016

Children's artwork lines Hobson Bay walkway

Artworks by local children now adorn the picturesque Hobson Bay walkway, giving the area an inviting splash of colour.

Transport 25 Oct 2016

New Ōtāhuhu Station opens this week

Auckland’s newest transport centre at Ōtāhuhu Station will open on 29 October, heralding the roll-out of a simpler public transport network for south Auckland.

Community 21 Oct 2016

Flower of the week: California poppy

California poppy flowers close at night and open when the sun touches them in the morning.

Educational 21 Oct 2016

Young candidates the big winners in Kids Voting

Student voters go for youth

Development 21 Oct 2016

Turning problems into healthier play areas

Two Mt Roskill reserves are about to be transformed to stop stormwater flooding and restore the area's natural ecology.

Events

20 Feb 2024 - 24 Feb 2024

A Fat Girl's Cry Tour

Join us to celebrate Plus Size bodies On Stage with some of Broadway’s greatest hits.

20 Feb 2024 - 24 Feb 2024

The Butterfly Who Flew Into The Rave

Exploring the movement vocabulary used in techno and rave culture, a contemporary nightclub betwe...

20 Feb 2024 - 25 Feb 2024

Vector Lights for BNZ Auckland Lantern Festival 2024

Watch as the bridge lights up with lanterns floating into the night sky from 9pm until midnight,...

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...

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...

10 Feb 2024 - 24 Feb 2024

Breeze Sailing

A journey on Breeze is an exciting, energetic on-water experience and passengers are encouraged t...

10 Feb 2024 - 25 Feb 2024

Lunar New Year

We’re joining millions of others round the world to celebrate Lunar New Year between 10 and 25 Fe...

10 Feb 2024 - 30 Nov 2024

Music at Midday

Music at Midday returns to Pah Homestead with an hour of free live music from 12 to 1pm each Satu...