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Transport 22 Feb 2021

Matakana Link Road – on time and on budget as work progresses

New drone footage released today of the Matakana Link Road construction shows the significant progress being made on this major project.

Plans / Projects 20 Jan 2021

Rodney footpath projects get the green light

Rodney Local Board is expanding the footpath network between towns and villages to improve safety and make it easier for people to get around.

Environment 14 Jan 2021

Volunteer helps restore Kōwhai Park

Tim Armitage carries out weed control in Kōwhai Park, where weeds lurk among its abundance of native flora and spectacular trees.

Environment 2 Dec 2020

Mahurangi waterways receive financial lifeline

Auckland Council and Ngāti Manuhiri Settlement Trust have signed a relationship agreement to design and deliver the Mahurangi East Land Restoration Programme.

Kauri dieback 1 Dec 2020

Currys Bush Reserve track upgrades to protect kauri

Kaumatua blessed Currys Bush Reserve site ahead of physical works to upgrade tracks in the battle against kauri dieback disease.

Community 24 Nov 2020

Local boards take joint approach to benefit Aucklanders

Franklin and Howick are among Auckland local boards seeking to find common ground so they can work together to benefit residents.

Transport 17 Nov 2020

Roundabout unveiled at dangerous Dairy Flat Highway

A new $10 million roundabout has been installed at the notoriously dangerous Dairy Flat Highway / Coatesville Riverhead Highway intersection.

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.

Events

21 Jun 2022 - 16 Jul 2022

Matariki Festival 2022

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

22 Jun 2022 - 16 Jul 2022

Maria Owens – Light and Dark

An exhibition by Maria Philipsen Owens at Kumeu Arts.

26 Jun 2022

Wenderholm Regional Park Planting Day

Complete your first Matariki public holiday weekend by attending the first public Wenderholm Planting Day for some years.

03 Jul 2022

Gently Loved Markets Just Kids

A range of stalls selling preloved baby and kids' clothes, toys, accessories, nursery items and more.

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.

22 Nov 2022 - 25 Nov 2022

Christmas Garden Gala

A Christmas gala set in beautiful gardens.