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Environment 2 Mar 2017

Butterflies declare war on Waiheke weeds

The Auckland Council Biosecurity team has launched the latest in a round of biocontrol attacks on Auckland’s weeds.

2 Mar 2017

Councillor Cathy Casey: Homelessness is an issue we can't ignore

Councillor Cathy Casey reflects on a moving story about life and death on the streets of Auckland.

Transport 1 Mar 2017

WATCH: AMETI Eastern Busway

The Auckland Manukau Eastern Transport Initiative (AMETI) Eastern Busway is a group of projects in south-east Auckland that will improve transport choices and connections in the area.

Transport 28 Feb 2017

Volcano-themed skate park opens in New Windsor

Auckland's volcanic heritage has inspired a new skate park opened in New Windsor over the weekend of 25-26 February. The park is part of the NZ Transport Agency's Waterview Connection project.

Cycling 27 Feb 2017

Pt England School celebrates new bikes and cycling track

Pt England School pupils riding 50 new bicycles celebrated the official opening of their 400m state-of-the-art bike track on Thursday 23 February.

Plans / Projects 25 Feb 2017

Westgate Town Park set to bloom in spring

Te Hauāuru, the new Westgate Town Park, is due to be completed by spring. Hawkins Construction has started work on the 1.1ha site, which is situated in the 24ha open space next to the Northwest Mall on the corner of Maki Street and Tawhia Drive.

Development 24 Feb 2017

Women take the lead on central city redevelopment

The project to redevelop Freyberg Place and the Ellen Melville Centre has women in many key roles, including senior project leader, project manager, lead landscape architect, lead architect, and manager of the contracting team.

Environment 24 Feb 2017

Western Springs a pocket of calm for city-dwellers

Western Springs is much loved by Aucklanders and visitors for its beautiful scenery and abundant wildlife, says Waitematā and Gulf Ward Councillor Mike Lee.

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15 Apr 2024 - 26 Apr 2024

School Holiday Programme

This is a free schhol holiday programme with a range of free activities available.

15 Apr 2024 - 26 Apr 2024

Secrets Under the Sea - Sir Edmund Hillary Library

Join this school holiday for much fun and excitement.

15 Apr 2024 - 26 Apr 2024

Stanmore Bay Pool and Leisure Centre School Holiday Programme

Drop off your kids for a full day of fun activities where each day brings something new.

15 Apr 2024 - 26 Apr 2024

Te Matariki Clendon Community Centre and Library School Holiday Programme

Make sure your children have a fun, safe and exciting autumn break by enrolling them in our holid...

15 Apr 2024 - 26 Apr 2024

West Wave Pool and Leisure Centre School Holiday Programme

Make sure your children have a fun, safe and exciting autumn break by enrolling them in our holid...

15 Apr 2024 - 27 Apr 2024

Secrets Under the Sea Colouring Competition - Ōtara Library

Join this artistic voyage in the deep blue, where mysterious creatures and treasure awaits your c...

15 Apr 2024 - 28 Apr 2024

School Holidays: Secrets Under the Sea

Join us for one of our school holiday events.

15 Apr 2024 - 28 Apr 2024

Secrets Under The Sea: April School Holiday Events at Avondale Library

Come along for exciting school holiday activities.