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Transport 28 Apr 2022

Increased Public Transport needed to meet growth challenge in Whau, says local board

Whau needs more feeder bus services, an increase in frequency of trains and provision of a park and ride building in New Lynn to meet the challenge of growth in the area, says Whau Local Board.

Arts 28 Apr 2022

Journey from utilitarian underpass to ground-breaking art

Auckland Council’s Public Art team and Development Programme Office have worked side by side with artist Graham Tipene (Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei) and his team of talented mana whenua creatives and Warren and Mahoney architects to create an extraordinary artwork; unique in New Zealand, if not the world.

Community 27 Apr 2022

Whānau and tamariki supported to reclaim streets for play

A pilot project that that’s been turning local streets into safe play spaces gets support for further development.

Arts 27 Apr 2022

Regional Arts and Culture Grant supports arts sector during challenging times

Regional Arts and Culture Grant funding has been allocated to support Tāmaki Makaurau's arts sector.

Council news 26 Apr 2022

Update on judicial review proceedings

High Court proceedings have started in challenge of Regional Land Transport Plan.

Arts 22 Apr 2022

Work starts to install Oruama Domain art

A public artwork by sculptor Dave McCracken is being added to Glenfield's Oruama Domain.

Parks / Outdoors 22 Apr 2022

More inclusive play for Marlborough Park

Children of all abilities will soon have more choices to play after Kaipātiki Local Board approved a concept to introduce more inclusive play elements in Marlborough Park, Glenfield.

Beaches 22 Apr 2022

Wilderness returns to Waitākere Ranges in time for Anzac weekend

On Friday 22 April the Gibbons, Muir and Pararaha Valley tracks in the Waitākere Ranges will be officially re-opened.

Events

06 May 2022 - 26 May 2022

Aotearoa Music Photography Exhibition

Image Auckland presents the Aotearoa Music Photography Award 2021 winners.

06 May 2022 - 26 May 2022

Rykenberg's Musicians

A selection of music-themed images from the John Rykenberg collection.

06 May 2022 - 29 May 2022

The Jerome Incident, 1956

Peter Force is obsessed with ideas, storytelling and big sticks of charcoal.

03 May 2022 - 29 May 2022

EAC Student Showcase

A range of media will be on display from painting in acrylics, oils and watercolour and more mixed media.

03 May 2022 - 29 May 2022

Embroidery Showcase

This free showcase features a wide range of embroiderers' work.

01 May 2022 - 31 May 2022

Cheap & Cheerful Eats

Cafes, bars and restaurants in the city centre serve up delicious dishes to make your belly smile.

01 May 2022 - 31 May 2022

May at the Village

See performances by Morris Dancers on Sunday 1 May and experience the past come alive on Mother’s Day.

01 May 2022 - 31 Jul 2022

Te Kete o Harikoa by Lissy and Rudi Robinson-Cole

Celebrate crochet art with this free exhibition at Nathan Homestead.