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Beaches 1 Oct 2015

Volunteers in our regional parks

Every winter, volunteers plant tens of thousands of plants, helping to restore habitats and provide safe havens for native fauna.

Cultural 30 Sep 2015

Explore our cultural heritage

Discover historical treasures and heritage gems in our regional parks network.

Heritage 29 Sep 2015

Celebrating Puketāpapa's history

Puketāpapa Local Board has published two heritage studies perfect for anyone interested in the area’s history.

Community 29 Sep 2015

Students imagine future of New Lynn

Architecture students have created scenarios for the future of the Crown Lynn precinct in New Lynn.

Transport 29 Sep 2015

Swanson park and ride a boon for commuters

A new park-and-ride facility has opened at the Swanson train station, providing nearly 140 additional car parks for Swanson rail commuters.

Community 29 Sep 2015

Thanks to our volunteers

Community groups and volunteers were officially acknowledged at the Māngere-Ōtāhuhu Local Board Volunteer Awards, held recently at the Ōtāhuhu Town Hall Community Centre. Family, friends and those who put forward nominations were all in attendance.

Walkways 29 Sep 2015

Walking tracks get Kaipātiki connected

Work starts on 400m track in Le Roys Bush

Events

02 Jan 2022 - 30 Jan 2022

Blown Up!

Fun and interactive, and full of tons of activities to keep kids of ages entertained.

18 Dec 2021 - 30 Jan 2022

Explodome

A fun space where creativity and curiosity are encouraged, where play and learning are one in the same.

18 Dec 2021 - 04 Feb 2022

Summer School Holidays 2021-2022

Find lots of fun, local and affordable activities for kids across the region over the school holidays.

18 Dec 2021 - 13 Feb 2022

Water World

A huge floating waterpark full of challenging obstacles that moves around Auckland beaches throughout the summer.

18 Dec 2021 - 20 Feb 2022

George Watson: Kōtiro, Emepaea

The first major solo exhibition by George Watson, comprising a newly commissioned video and installation.

13 Dec 2021 - 28 Jan 2022

Auckland Libraries: Kids Summer Reading Programme

Summer school holidays reading programme for tamariki aged 5-12.

11 Dec 2021 - 03 Apr 2022

Sculpture in the Gardens

Outdoor sculptures along a 1.7km trail, an indoor exhibition and more at Auckland Botanic Gardens. 

10 Dec 2021 - 13 Mar 2022

Mary Quant: Fashion Revolutionary

An international exhibition exploring the work of legendary fashion designer Mary Quant.