Marae zero waste initiative blossoms
A waste reduction programme is well on the way to creating centres of excellence in zero waste across Tamaki Makaurau (Auckland).
Revamped playground a hit with kids
Ōrākei Local Board has celebrated completion of its sixth playground upgrade this term.
New lights and sensors make Tāmaki Drive safer
Road surface lights with sensors are just some of the traffic-calming measures that have been installed at the corner of Tāmaki Drive and Ngapipi Road to improve safety for all road users.
Ōrākei awards recognise the good sorts
The Ōrākei Local Board is seeking nominations for its Community Volunteer Recognition Awards 2016.
Bastion Point artwork blessed
The new artwork at the entranceway to the steps on Tamaki Drive, leading from Mission Bay to Bastion Point, has been blessed.
Interns making a big difference
What's it like interning at Auckland Council? We spoke with Licensing and Compliance intern Nicola Clark.
Board seeks greater say in resource consents
Ōrākei Local Board wants to have more input into whether resource consent applications are notified.
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March Composting Workshops - Free
This free workshop offers an introduction to composting with bokashi bins, worm farms and cold composting bins.
Ranger guided walk - Free
Learn about the unique flora and fauna that call the forest and waterways home and important environmental issues that we face today in the reserve.
Conscious Connected Breathing - St Heliers
All welcome to this free session presented by experienced breathing coach Jefferson Chapple.
Strike Up The Band!
You’ll be swaying to the sensational sounds of Tijuana Brass, Glenn Miller, Henry Mancini, and more!