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Transport 17 Jun 2022

Construction starting soon on the Eastern Busway from Pakuranga 

In February 2022 Auckland Transport (AT) approved the design of the Eastern Busway between Pakuranga and Ti Rakau Drive Bridge.

Love Local 17 Jun 2022

South Auckland street name honours Rugby League legends

A private road in Papatoetoe now honours the legendary Leuluai family of South Auckland, that has given the country Rugby League legends like James Leuluai.

Environment 16 Jun 2022

Aotea Transfer Station opens in July

Aotea / Great Barrier Island is taking another positive step towards achieving the Zero Waste 2040 target.

16 Jun 2022

Henderson Civic Building reopens after refurbishment

The Henderson Civic building has reopened its doors to the public following a six-month comprehensive refurbishment programme.

Council news 16 Jun 2022

Wild weather wreaks havoc in the treetops

Arborists and contractors kept busy with storm damage, and Pukekawa loses a grand old specimen on Domain Drive.

Charity / Fundraiser 15 Jun 2022

WeLoveU members work for the environment

When members of the International WeLoveU Foundation decided to get their hands dirty to support the Clean World Movement, they made a pile of difference – several piles.

Community 15 Jun 2022

Franklin goes bats

The elusive long-tailed bat (pekapeka tou roa) might be more prevalent across Franklin than first thought.

Conservation 15 Jun 2022

Hibiscus and Bays community planting days open to all

Thousands of native plants ready for planting in local parks across the Hibiscus and Bays Local Board area.

Events

22 Jun 2022 - 16 Jul 2022

Matariki 2022 – A Community Installation

This is a celebration of Kumeu Arts as tūrangawaewae for the community, for the people by the people.

21 Jun 2022 - 16 Jul 2022

Celebrating Matariki at the Village

Come to Howick Historical Village to celebrate Matariki.

21 Jun 2022 - 16 Jul 2022

Matariki Festival 2022

An exciting line-up of more than 85 events region wide.

20 Jun 2022 - 07 Jul 2022

Te Tomokanga ki te Pō

This incredible mahi toi is a glowing waharoa standing 26 feet tall.

20 Jun 2022 - 22 Jul 2022

Whanaungatanga & Matariki

Learn about Whanaungatanga and Matariki at this exhibition for all ages.

18 Jun 2022 - 14 Aug 2022

ArtLab – Mix the Rainbow: Colour and Shape

Discover a kaleidoscopic world of colours and shapes in this ArtLab.

18 Jun 2022 - 18 Sep 2022

Emily Karaka: Matariki Ring of Fire

The exhibition centres on the festival of Matariki.

12 Jun 2022 - 16 Jul 2022

One Billion Stars to End Violence

Visit to the Homestead Galleries throughout the Matariki season and weave a star.