Albert-Eden & Puketāpapa Eco Festival is back
Climate action will be top of the agenda when the Albert-Eden & Puketāpapa Eco Festival returns this March. With an impressive programme of events, the aim of the festival is to build awareness and create localised solutions for climate action.
Point Chevalier Little Library pops up
While Point Chevalier Library is out of action, the little library is the neighbourhood's new temporary location that offers a small collection of loan books.
Canines on the roam
Over the past two summers, there has been a notable increase in complaints about roaming dogs in the Maungakiekie-Tāmaki area, as well as in Puketāpapa.
Calls for audit of infrastructure following storm devastation
Auckland’s infrastructure requires an urgent audit to assess its ability to cope with extreme weather events in the context of climate change and increased intensification, according to Waitākere Ranges Local Board.
Te reo Māori names adopted for Whau parks
Twenty six additional parks in Whau will now carry dual Māori / English names. The names were formally adopted at Whau Local Board’s recent business meeting.
Work set to start to bring new life to Pukekohe War Memorial Town Hall
Seismic strengthening work will kick off the renovations of Pukekohe War Memorial Town Hall.
Aotea community's feedback needed
Aotea / Great Barrier residents from the southwest of the island are being urged to attend a community barbecue in the park to discuss Auckland Council’s proposed Annual Budget and plans to address a $295 million budget gap, including cuts to operating costs for local boards.
Strains on drains in the rains
Failings in the rural stormwater networks during Cyclone Gabrielle and earlier flooding added to the impact on Franklin’s road network, Auckland Transport has been told.
Conscious Connected Breathing - St Heliers
All welcome to this free session presented by experienced breathing coach Jefferson Chapple.
Join Nee Naw the Little Fire Engine, Stink-o-saurus, Granny’s Undies, and the brand new book Dusty the Digger as Deano takes you on a hilarious comedy live-music adventure!
Escape Room fun at Waitākere Central Library
Have fun at our Escape Room with your family and friends.
Little Scientists at Mt Roskill Library
Teaching tamariki about climate change, the carbon cycle, and reducing our carbon footprints.
Peacock Colour Splash
Chloe will enrich our understanding of watercolour techniques through step-by-step demonstrations and plenty of individual attention.
Poppy craft design at Helensville Library
Make a poppy out of recycled materials, to add to the Library's memorial wall.
Walking into The Night: Experiencing Darkness and The Natural World - EcoFest
During the walk, we will explore our relationship to darkness, using our senses, imagination, and night-altered powers of observation.
Junior Ranger pest detectives
We will create our very own chew cards and pest-monitoring tunnels to take home.