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Community 28 Jul 2016

Tackling youth unemployment

Henderson-Massey Local Board, Youth Connections, Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development and digital specialists TalentWire have combined efforts to respond to the challenge of youth unemployment.

Sports / Leisure 28 Jul 2016

Sugary drinks dropped from leisure centres

Auckland Council is dropping sugar-sweetened drinks from vending machines at its leisure centres.

Environment 28 Jul 2016

Hunua Project scoops top environmental award

Protecting the treasured Hunua Ranges recognised at Local Government Awards.

Arts 27 Jul 2016

Precious cargo lands safely on Queens Wharf

The shell of ‘The Lighthouse’ by Michael Parekowhai was lifted into position on Queens Wharf.

Arts 27 Jul 2016

The story behind a well-known sculpture

Watch a video about the history of 'Opened Stone', which once stood outside the city's art gallery.

Community 27 Jul 2016

Manurewa’s volunteers recognised

Manurewa’s unsung heroes – its volunteers – were the stars of the show at the recent Manurewa Local Board Community Volunteer Awards.

Plans / Projects 27 Jul 2016

St James Theatre restoration gets a boost  

Auckland Council has approved funding towards the restoration of Queen Street’s St James Theatre.

Community 26 Jul 2016

How to reduce your local ecological footprint

A sustainability initiative is encouraging communities to form 'eco-neighbourhoods' to reduce their ecological footprint.

Events

27 Feb 2024 - 02 Mar 2024

Cowboy Dreaming

This show employs a range of forms to entertain, evoke and intrigue audiences

27 Feb 2024 - 17 Mar 2024

Vector Lights for Moana Auckland 2024

Vector Lights on the Auckland Harbour Bridge presents a brand-new light and sound show in the fes...

24 Feb 2024 - 09 Mar 2024

Flax weaving with Annie

Basic kono skills can be enhanced into creating valued gifts or advanced into a waikawa.

24 Feb 2024 - 16 Mar 2024

Grand Horizons

This supremely funny and heart-warming comedy ponders the challenges of love and marriage as the...

24 Feb 2024 - 24 Mar 2024

10th Hibiscus & Bays Art Awards

This annual nationwide awards exhibition celebrates artistic and creative practices in New Zealand.

24 Feb 2024 - 24 Mar 2024

Moana Auckland - New Zealand's Ocean Festival

The Moana Auckland festival hub on Te Wero Island in the Viaduct serves as the heart of the festi...

24 Feb 2024 - 24 Feb 2025

Code Club

At Code Club you can learn how to make cool games, animations & websites!

23 Feb 2024 - 09 Mar 2024

Z Manu World Champs

We’ll be making waves at Karanga Plaza in the Viaduct Harbour with an impressive purpose-built ju...