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Community 1 Dec 2016

Young eco warriors awarded

A hard-working group of Year 9 students from Mission Heights Junior College have been awarded the 2016 Ros Nicholson Award for Native Ecology.

Kids / Family 30 Nov 2016

Playground review: Colourful fun in Glendowie

Kids of all ages will be begging for another visit after playing at Roberta Reserve's bright and brilliant play area.

Community 29 Nov 2016

Pop-up garden transforms empty CBD lot

A pop-up garden with playground equipment is being built on the corner of Albert and Wellesley streets in Auckland’s CBD.

Kids / Family 29 Nov 2016

Sherwood Playground a hit with kids

Excited children and their parents joined the Hibiscus and Bays Local Board for a celebration at the upgraded playground at Sherwood Reserve, Browns Bay.

Community 29 Nov 2016

Waterview BMX track and skate park opens

Hundreds of people poured into Waterview Reserve on Saturday to celebrate the official opening of the new BMX track and skate park.

Transport 29 Nov 2016

Sharp increase in Aucklanders using Ōtāhuhu Station

The number of passengers boarding trains at Ōtāhuhu has almost doubled since the opening of the new station.

Free 29 Nov 2016

Playground review: Blast off at Rocket Park

Families come from all over the city to let their kids scale the bright blue-and-red rocket.

Beaches 25 Nov 2016

Operation Speedo aims to keep the west safe

‘Operation Speedo’ is a public safety campaign running in west Auckland this summer.

Events

06 Apr 2024

Play Festival 2024

Come along to a free family day to play and explore traditional games, music and food from many d...

06 Apr 2024

Ramadan night market

Celebrate with friends and family at the Ramadan market. Break your fast with delicious Halal foo...

06 Apr 2024

Sale e fiducia: Salt and confidence

An illustrated talk with Giuseppe Gallina on his experiences faced during his time in New Zealand...

06 Apr 2024

Siapo making with The Colours of our Islands

Join The Colours of our Islands for a Samoan siapo-making workshop.

06 Apr 2024

The Auckland Women's Skateboarding Competition/Festival

- Food and drink - Free skateboarding workshops - Skateboard competitions free to enter - Music -...

06 Apr 2024

The globe on the runway

Discover fashion from every corner! Get ready for a fashion fiesta like no other at The globe on...

06 Apr 2024

The month of Francophonie: French market

Join us for a day of discovery and camaraderie at the Alliance Française French market.

06 Apr 2024

The Orient wonderland

Unveil beautiful costumes from the Orient and enjoy enchanting dance and music performances.