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Housing 15 Dec 2015

Status of privately owned trees in New Lynn

Auckland Council is aware of media reports about protesters who have climbed trees on private property in New Lynn to prevent them being removed.

Kids / Family 15 Dec 2015

Galapagos tortoises home for Christmas

Auckland Zoo’s Galapagos tortoises Smiley, Willy, Snapper, and Chippie, who have just moved into their redeveloped exhibit, The Galapagos.

Development 14 Dec 2015

City Rail Link to be built under Commercial Bay

The first stage of the City Rail Link project will be built on the site of the Downtown Mall, between lower Queen Street and Albert Street.

Policies / Regulations 14 Dec 2015

Waiheke vineyard owner fined for excessive helicopter flights

The council has welcomed a district court decision to fine a property owner for excessive helicopter flights.

Environment 11 Dec 2015

Macleans College students win environment award

Howick Local Board, in association with the council's Local Parks South, applaud the Maclean’s College Enviro Group for being the overall winner of the Ros Nicholson Award for Native Ecology.

Environment 11 Dec 2015

Community recycling centre planned for Albert-Eden

A site in the Albert-Eden Local Board area is to be a new resource recovery facility.

Educational 9 Dec 2015

Zoo Tales: What’s the Māori word for fat and round?

This week on Zoo Tales, we follow kunekune pigs, Alma and Neena, on their daily walk through the zoo.

Environment 9 Dec 2015

Weed-killing beetles on a mission

Nearly 400 beetles were released into a Birkenhead reserve this week with one mission.

Events

12 Jul 2024 - 19 Jul 2024

School Holiday Art Programme

The UXBRIDGE School Holiday Art workshops are available for bookings now. Options for July are fe...

09 Feb 2024 - 13 Dec 2024

Coffee, Cake and Conversation

Join us at the library for a delightful gathering over coffee, engaging conversations, and an opp...

13 Jul 2024

Matariki Storytime with Miriama Kamo

Join Miriama Kamo (Ngāi Tahu/Ngāti Mutunga) alongside the Mt Albert Library whānau.

13 Jul 2024 - 14 Jul 2024

Still Life Oil Painting (weekend workshop)

Explore the richness and depth gained through oil painting. Hone your skills in composition, ligh...

08 Jun 2024 - 13 Jul 2024

Draw and Paint Group / Adults / 2nd Saturday

The Draw and Paint Group is for adults of all skill levels; from beginners to professionals.

14 Jul 2024

All Food All In (EcoPlay Challenge)

Sign up today for an hour-long workshop in Mt Roskill Library on how to reduce your food waste!

14 Jul 2024

Community Planting Day - Deborah Reserve, Okura

Join us on our annual planting day at Deborah Reserve!

14 Jul 2024 - 11 Aug 2024

Waitawa Regional Park Planting Day

Bring your family and friends to help plant trees and keep Auckland green.