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Arts 23 May 2017

Beau Monga headlines Urbanesia's Pacific Day Out

The X-Factor winner will be one of the star attractions at this exciting event, celebrating contemporary Pacific art and culture.

Cycling 3 Feb 2017

Glen Innes – Tāmaki Drive shared path opens

The first stage of the $46 million Glen Innes to Tāmaki Drive shared path opened late last year.

Transport 31 Jan 2017

Tāmaki Drive improvements get the go-ahead

An independent hearings panel has given the go-ahead for safety improvements at one of Auckland's most dangerous intersections.

Food / Drink 20 Dec 2016

Mission Bay’s wider footpaths good news for summer dining

Work on upgrading the footpath of one of Auckland’s busiest al fresco dining areas has been completed in time for the busy season.

Walkways 9 Dec 2016

Stage one of scenic walking and cycling route opens

Mayor Phil Goff and Transport Minister Simon Bridges have opened stage one of the Glen Innes to Tamaki Drive Shared Path.

Kids / Family 30 Nov 2016

Playground review: Colourful fun in Glendowie

Kids of all ages will be begging for another visit after playing at Roberta Reserve's bright and brilliant play area.

Educational 9 Nov 2016

How Auckland Council works: A very (very) simple guide

A very simple guide to how Auckland Council works.

Kids / Family 8 Nov 2016

Playground review: Ship-shape for all ages

This week we visit a playground that really gets into the seaside theme with a proud waka as its centrepiece.

Events

21 Jun 2022 - 16 Jul 2022

Matariki Festival 2022

An exciting line-up of more than 80 events region-wide.

05 Jul 2022 - 14 Jul 2022

Can You Candidate? You Can. Zoom in with Elections Experts

Online information sessions for anyone interested in becoming a candidate in the Auckland Council local elections 2022.

14 Jul 2022 - 31 Jul 2022

Elemental AKL 2022

Elemental AKL returns this July with a sensational season of curated experiences.

26 Jul 2022 - 29 Jul 2022

Sensational 60s

Iconic venues reverberate to the sounds of the 60s presented by Bonnie, Karl, Pat & band.

15 Aug 2022 - 28 Aug 2022

We Read Auckland | Ka Pānui Tātau i Tāmaki Makaurau

An exciting free programme of live and online events celebrating Auckland’s readers and writers and the stories that bring us together.

29 Aug 2022 - 30 Aug 2022

In Your Neighbourhood: Enchanted Garden

Kathryn Moorhead has selected music to display that divine combination, flute and harp.

16 Dec 2022 - 17 Dec 2022

Stanley Street Presents Celebrate Christmas

Music is at the heart of any celebration and a marvellous way to embrace the festive spirit of this special time of the year.