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Climate action 12 May 2022

Cycling budget controversy misses real point, say councillors

Waitākere Ward Councillors Shane Henderson and Linda Cooper say that headlines criticizing plans for future cycling infrastructure in Auckland missed the real issue, tackling climate change.  

Heritage 12 May 2022

Red letter day as Shadbolt House writers retreat takes step forward

Sixteen years in the making, Shadbolt House in Titirangi has taken a step toward becoming a writers retreat following a decision by Waitākere Ranges Local Board.

Playgrounds 12 May 2022

Playgrounds for the brain

Everyone remembers the joy of visiting a playground as a child – working your way through the seesaw, swings, slide, climbing frame or merry-go-round, spending time on the piece of equipment you loved the most.

Parks / Outdoors 12 May 2022

Park work on hold so wider plan can be made

Carpark plans for Pukekohe hill Reserve have gone on hold so a wider development plan can be considered.

Cycling 12 May 2022

Learn the bike basics from local volunteers

So you’ve bought the bike, got the right gear and have been enjoying the freedom of exploring cycle pathways across Tāmaki Makaurau or avoiding traffic congestion by cycling to work. Now, though, it’s time for some basic bike maintenance. Where to go? 

Cycling 12 May 2022

Cycling for change

Improved cycle paths, free riding lessons and bike repair stations are helping Aucklanders choose a more sustainable transport option.

Civil Defence / Emergency Management 12 May 2022

Sign language for an emergency

This week is New Zealand Sign Language week and Auckland Emergency Management in partnership with Deaf Aotearoa and the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) is bringing a cool new resource to teach kiwis how to use different signs during an emergency.

Events

12 May 2022 - 09 Jun 2022

Through The Mist

This exhibition reflects moments of peace to temporarily escape the chaos of everyday life.

12 May 2022 - 09 Jun 2022

Unheimlich

This exhibition features ethereal photographic work exploring constructed realities.

12 May 2022 - 15 Jun 2022

People Posers and Performers by Chris Traill

An vibrant outdoor showcase of music themed photography.

11 May 2022 - 09 Jun 2022

L'interface

Through a series of digitally collaged photographs, artist Céline Sayé explores her feelings of uncertainty.

11 May 2022 - 09 Jun 2022

Shift

Using painting and photography, Riley documents his journey through illness and recovery.

11 May 2022 - 09 Jun 2022

Step

Bonco explores themes of transcending material to reach a spiritual consciousness in his paintings.

07 May 2022 - 26 May 2022

You Are Not Alone: Creative Expressions of Lived Mental Health Experiences

This exhibition aims to facilitate understanding of people who live with mental illness.

06 May 2022 - 26 May 2022

Aotearoa Music Photography Exhibition

Image Auckland presents the Aotearoa Music Photography Award 2021 winners.