Lightpath riding high, with cycle journeys on the increase
Nelson Street’s new pink Lightpath, Te Ara I Whiti, is now the second most popular cycle route in Auckland, with thousands of keen cyclists and pedestrians making use of the path over the summer break.
Double-deckers coming to harbour bridge and North Shore
Bus passengers who travel across the harbour bridge will soon be riding in style. Auckland Transport and its operator Ritchies Transport are introducing another 15 double-deckers to the popular Northern Express service.
Rodney youth get involved in playground design
Young people in Helensville, Leigh and Te Hana are picking their favourite equipment for their local playground.
Local board supports plans to develop Onehunga
Maungakiekie-Tāmaki Local Board has voiced its support for plans to redevelop Onehunga’s port and town centre.
Murals bring splash of pride at Gallaher Park
The Gallaher Park clubroom walls have been given a colourful makeover thanks to murals from local artists.
Pavilion opens with song and dance
Ōtara-Papatoetoe Local Board, local iwi and residents opened a new pavilion at James Watson Park with a dawn blessing and neighbourhood fun day.
Award for community stalwart
Howick Local Board presented the overall Rotary Club of Botany East Tāmaki Citizen of the Year Award to community stalwart Hans Wang.
On the passing of Barry Brickell
Auckland Council pays tribute to renowned potter, artist, environmentalist and craftsman Barry Brickell whose work features in many public collections, including the council’s.
Circus in the Park - Myers Park
Join the amazing Circus In The Park team to play and learn circus skills like juggling, hula hoop, acrobatics, ribbons and spinning plates.
Basement Theatre Preview Show
Get the party started early with this April preview of what’s coming up for Comedy Fest at Tāmaki Makaurau’s home of an indie comedy, Basement Theatre.
Discover Permaculture Plants
We will be using a variety of permaculture plant cuttings to make edible ‘bouquets’.
We’ll learn some basic stitching techniques to embroider this onto the end of a pillowcase.
Growing Greens - Food Demo using Greens - Love Food Hate Waste
Learn how to grow your own fresh greens, for smoothies, salads, meals and more!
Joanne McNally - The Prosecco Express
'Dark, hilarious, strangely reassuring', Joanne is on a mission to solve absolutely nothing.
Kaitiāki Super Hero
Learn some superhero powers and become a Kaitiāki/Guardian Super Hero.
Nude Food – EcoFest
You’ll also get great advice about how to store your fresh food and leftovers to help them last longer.