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Environment 13 Oct 2020

Helensville heroes working towards zero waste

This community recycling initiative is at the cutting edge of international innovation around waste reduction.

Policies / Regulations 31 Aug 2020

New building consenting legislation changes introduced

New legislation exempting some building work from requiring a building consent under the Building Act 2004 takes effect from Monday 31 August.

Beaches 27 Aug 2020

Temporary dog rule changes to protect Snells Beach wildlife

The northern end of Snells Beach will be off limits to dogs for several months to allow some of the area’s much-loved and endangered shorebirds to breed in safety.

Plans / Projects 21 Aug 2020

COVID-19 delays Warkworth pontoon work

Work on a Warkworth pontoon is on track for summer, despite delays related to COVID-19.

18 Aug 2020

Tanker-to-tanker water service ends

The “tanker-to-tanker” initiative employed by Auckland Council to support private water carriers over the summer has ended.

Have your say 18 Aug 2020

Have your say on Cabeleigh Drive playground

Helensville’s timber history and stream have inspired a new playground design.

Love Local 7 Aug 2020

Fences protect Rodney waterways

Rodney farmers are getting a helping hand to keep stock out of waterways.

Transport 16 Jul 2020

New Community Transport Hub approved for Warkworth

A new park and ride facility in Warkworth will bring new community benefits to the area such as car parks, bike racks, and bus stops.

Events

29 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022

Matakana Village Farmers' Market

Relax by the riverside to live local music, while the kids explore the rustic treehouse and natural playground.

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.

30 Jan 2022

Puhoi Village Market

Spend the day in Puhoi enjoying live music, delicious food and artisan stalls.

05 Feb 2022 - 13 Feb 2022

Mahurangi Artist Studio Trail

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

20 Feb 2022 - 19 Jun 2022

Kaukapakapa Village Market

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

26 Feb 2022

Sweet Louise Gibbs Farm Fundraiser

Sweet Louise is excited to present a rare opportunity to visit Gibbs Farm Sculpture Park.

10 Mar 2022 - 27 Mar 2022

Auckland Arts Festival

A globally recognised celebration of art and culture taking place each March in Auckland.

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.