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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.

Parks / Outdoors 21 Apr 2022

Six of the best walks for bird-spotting in Tāmaki Makaurau

Auckland’s regional parks are havens for wildlife. If you know where to look, you can spot some of Aotearoa’s rarest and most beautiful birds.

Cycling 20 Apr 2022

eBikes versus ‘normal’ bikes: What should you choose?

As Tāmaki Makaurau’s cycling infrastructure continues to improve, and more cycleways and shared paths are built, getting around by bike is becoming much easier and increasingly popular. So should you opt for an e-bike or something more 'traditional', and how do you choose?

Cycling 20 Apr 2022

Build your confidence with 5 tips for nervous cyclists

Whether you’re a cycling rookie, or just a little unsure about sharing the tarmac with cars, Auckland has everything a beginner or nervous cyclist could ever need.

20 Apr 2022

‘It makes me feel proud’: Helping our tamariki understand Anzac Day

ANZAC soldier Ted Armstrong served in both World Wars - and survived. As did his four service medals. And every year, 12-year-old Darcy wears his great-grandfather’s medals with pride. Just as long as his granddad can find them.

Events

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.

28 Apr 2022 - 21 May 2022

Drawn In – Annual Members Drawing Exhibition

This exhibition celebrates drawing in all its forms.

28 Apr 2022 - 12 Jun 2022

ArtLab presents Squiggla

You are invited to exercise and embrace your creative thinking with whānau and friends.

15 Apr 2022 - 04 Sep 2022

T. Rex is King

The greatest predator that ever lived is at Auckland Museum.