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Summer 3 Dec 2021

Love Leigh - exploring Rodney's highlights

From secluded coves to exotic wildlife, Lisa Toi, long-time Rodney resident, offers her highlights package for Leigh.

Conservation 2 Dec 2021

Leigh’s little blue penguin project recognised

A finalist in Auckland's Mayoral Conservation Awards, the Warkworth Forest & Bird Little Penguin Project is the culmination of many years of collaboration with the Leigh community.

Parks / Outdoors 11 Nov 2021

New public park in store with addition to Te Ārai parkland

Around 154 hectares of coastal land has been vested to Auckland Council, part of a larger 180-hectare addition to the Te Ārai Regional Park.

Environment 1 Oct 2021

Apply now - Rodney Healthy Harbours Waterways Fund

Rodney Local Board's Healthy Harbours and Waterways Fund, open 4 October to 26 November, provides funds to improve water quality by fencing stock out of the area’s streams and harbours.

Beaches 10 Sep 2021

New vehicle management measures for Muriwai Beach

Auckland Council’s Parks, Arts, Community and Events Committee has approved the introduction of a range of measures to better manage and control motorised vehicles accessing Te Oneone Rangatira / Muriwai Beach.

Dogs 26 Aug 2021

Temporary dog rule helps protect Snells Beach wildlife

Temporary dog walking rules will help endangered shorebirds to breed and roost in safety at the northern end of Snells Beach.

Environment 28 Jul 2021

Local students explore Lake Tomarata

Tomarata students love nothing more than learning outdoors and they got the opportunity earlier this month when they explored the special character of Wellsford’s Lake Tomarata.

2 Jul 2021

Recovery budget delivers for Rodney

Rodney will benefit from Auckland Council’s record capital investment over the next 10 years focussed on keeping the city running and continuing to build for the future.

Events

10 Dec 2021 - 15 May 2022

Women's Wellness Weekend

Escape your every-day routine with an incredible group of like-minded, ocean-loving women.

19 Dec 2021 - 19 Jun 2022

Kaukapakapa Village Market

A great morning out with live music, kids' activities, fresh local produce, plants, handmade crafts and much more.

05 Feb 2022 - 13 Feb 2022

Mahurangi Artist's Studio Trail

A chance to buy art, participate in art, watch demonstrations and have a go.

11 Mar 2022 - 27 Mar 2022

Melting Pot

Experience the energy of a multi-genre, multi-influence showcase from this fresh and vibrant street dance crew.

18 Mar 2022 - 20 Mar 2022

Seranades by Deborah Wai Kapohe

Acclaimed soprano Deborah Wai Kapohe returns to Aotearoa stages with a fresh look at the 19th century practice of self-accompanying operatic arias with guitar.