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Have your say 15 Sep 2022

Give feedback on how Upper Harbour parks are managed

People are invited to have their say on how 260 parks and almost 800 hectares of land are managed in Upper Harbour.

Parks / Outdoors 14 Sep 2022

History and heritage to be celebrated at local parks

Key parks in Puketāpapa have been identified as places where stories narrating the area’s rich history and heritage can be told.

Playgrounds 14 Sep 2022

Rangatū playground opens to delight

Hundreds of people turned out to the official opening of Rangatū Playground in Swanson.

Community 14 Sep 2022

Warkworth students’ ideas welcomed in new playground

Students from Te Kura o Puhinui / Warkworth School helped design a new playground at Shoesmith Reserve that opened in August.

Council news 13 Sep 2022

Development Contributions policy out for second public consultation

Auckland Council is seeking feedback on the next stage of updating its Development Contributions Policy, to ensure new developments contribute fairly to the funding of the council’s infrastructure.

14-24 year olds 13 Sep 2022

Work to make route safer progresses

Significant progress has been made around Walters Road’s open drains, a safety issue because of the number of schoolchildren walking in the area.

Akl Paths 13 Sep 2022

Pathways around Wai-O-Taiki closed for upgrade work

Pathways in and around Wai-O-Taiki Nature Reserve will be closed temporarily, while important track upgrades are undertaken.

Community 13 Sep 2022

Moneywise play options

Ōrākei Local Board supports the Meadowbank Toy Library through the Ōrākei Local Grant which are offered to the community biannually. The next grant round is open to applications 16 January to 17 February 2023.

Events

13 Oct 2022

Animation Basics

Aged 9 - 18 years old can learn the basics of 2D and 3D animation.

13 Oct 2022

Beginners Knitting Class with Sharon

Learn how to knit and finger knit together.

13 Oct 2022

Combined Local Museums Talk

Join us to hear about Benedict Remiger: Young Pioneer and The Southgate Family

13 Oct 2022

Digital Future for Seniors (Chinese only) 如何使用您的電子產品

Learn new skills and build confidence using computers, tablets, smartphones, and the internet delivered in Chinese language.

13 Oct 2022

Heritage Festival – Gudied Walk at Pukekawa/Auckland Domain and Winter Gardens

Take a free guided walk with the Auckland Council Parks team around the Auckland Domain and historic 1920s Winter Gardens.

13 Oct 2022

Late Night Lego

Dive into design at this adults-only Late Night Lego at Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki.

13 Oct 2022

Online Artist Kōrero

Join us online to hear conversation between exhibiting artists Nature’s Gentleman (Numa Mackenzie) and Sistar S’pacific (Rosanna Raymond).

13 Oct 2022

Salt painting

Show your creativity with salt paintings.