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Environment 2 May 2018

New water treatment plant takes shape in Warkworth

Watercare’s new $16 million Warkworth water treatment plant will double the town’s capacity.

Community 17 Apr 2018

Rautawhiri Park upgrade underway

Tennis and netball courts and a perimeter path should be completed by mid-June.

Parks / Outdoors 11 Apr 2018

Bushmen pitch in at Parry Kauri Park

The Kauri Bushmen’s Association cares for a local park much-loved by Warkworth residents.

Parks / Outdoors 9 Apr 2018

Rodney’s regional parks remain among world’s best

Green Flag status has been awarded for the third time to Wenderholm Regional Park and the fourth time to Tāwharanui Regional Park.

Community 5 Mar 2018

$230,000 boost for Rodney waterways

A new local board fund is helping improve water quality in Rodney’s streams and harbours.

Environment 1 Feb 2018

Aerial survey looks for kauri dieback in north Auckland

Auckland Council has carried out an extensive aerial survey of kauri forests in Rodney and North Shore to look for evidence of kauri dieback disease.

Environment 30 Jan 2018

6 ancient forests to explore in Auckland

Explore Auckland's urban forests.

Environment 26 Jan 2018

Developer sentenced to jail for 'brutal' damage to protected native trees

Auckland Council has welcomed the sentencing of a man who damaged seven protected native trees at a Waiwera property, despite multiple warnings from the council to stop.

Events

19 Jul 2022 - 13 Aug 2022

Containment – Works by Leanne Rogerson

An exhibition honouring the women who have been instrumental in Leanne's creative and personal practice.

19 Jul 2022 - 13 Aug 2022

Timatanga Community School presents Trash to Arts

New and exciting ways to turn household rubbish into playful, original and beautiful works of art.

13 Aug 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.

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.

16 Aug 2022

Auckland's Colourful Past Revealed

Join local historian and author Bryan Jackson for a talk about Auckland's wild and colourful past.

17 Aug 2022 - 10 Sep 2022

Get Fired 2022 – A Members Ceramics Exhibition

Get Fired is a stunning display of craftsmanship and creativity from members.

17 Aug 2022 - 10 Sep 2022

Triumphant Regression by Yvonne Abercrombie

Abercrombie’s fanciful paintings explore the tension of returning to what once has been.

20 Aug 2022

Gently Loved Markets

Selling pre-loved, vintage, retro and upcycled clothing.