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Community 3 Dec 2015

Affordable home ideas flow at Auckland Conversations

Innovative ways to make housing more affordable were put forward by experts at Auckland Conversations

Business / Economy 3 Dec 2015

Pokie money return should not be frozen

Auckland Council strongly opposes the government’s proposal to freeze the amount of pokie money returned to communities through grants.

Community 3 Dec 2015

Inner-city youngsters have Auckland's interests at heart

Auckland Council delighted to hear from school pupils on the region's future.

Business / Economy 3 Dec 2015

Budding scientists in south Auckland

Community science projects have kicked off with a hiss and a roar in south Auckland.

Development 3 Dec 2015

Designer loos on Wellesley Street

Architecture students from the University of Auckland have set up shop in an inner-city toilet block to use as a design space and venue for weekly seminars.

Community 3 Dec 2015

Local heroes celebrated

Some of Auckland’s local heroes were honoured at an awards ceremony at the Ellerslie Events Centre on 1 December.

Development 2 Dec 2015

Bridge draws mariners' approval

A state-of-the-art drawbridge next to the Milford Marina is nearing completion and is expected to be open for use by Christmas.

Educational 2 Dec 2015

Library members love borrowing online

Auckland library members borrowed more than one million e-items from January through to November this year.

Events

18 Dec 2021 - 30 Jan 2022

Explodome

A fun space where creativity and curiosity are encouraged, where play and learning are one in the same.

18 Dec 2021 - 04 Feb 2022

Summer School Holidays 2021-2022

Find lots of fun, local and affordable activities for kids across the region over the school holidays.

18 Dec 2021 - 20 Feb 2022

George Watson: Kōtiro, Emepaea

The first major solo exhibition by George Watson, comprising a newly commissioned video and installation.

11 Dec 2021 - 03 Apr 2022

Sculpture in the Gardens

Outdoor sculptures along a 1.7km trail, an indoor exhibition and more at Auckland Botanic Gardens. 

10 Dec 2021 - 13 Mar 2022

Mary Quant: Fashion Revolutionary

An international exhibition exploring the work of legendary fashion designer Mary Quant.

07 Dec 2021 - 28 Feb 2022

The Pump Track Comes to Pukekohe

This free-to-use mobile attraction is a great way for people of all ages to ride around on bikes, scooters and skateboards.

04 Dec 2021 - 27 Feb 2022

Antireality Perversion Void

Jess Johnson has curated a collection of ceramic objects by makers who work from the underbelly of contemporary ceramics.

04 Dec 2021 - 27 Feb 2022

Portage 21 Exhibition

This annual award provides a vital platform to showcase the diversity of contemporary ceramic practice in Aotearoa.