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24 Feb 2017

Warkworth facilities set for upgrade

Construction of two new public toilets in Warkworth is due to start soon.

Transport 15 Feb 2017

New Auckland-Northland motorway route revealed

The New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) have announced a proposed route for a new road between Warkworth and Wellsford.

Heritage 31 Jan 2017

Warkworth’s historic hall reopens in February

The historic Warkworth Town Hall has been restored to its original glory and will reopen to the public on 25 February.

Beaches 31 Jan 2017

Explore Matakana by bike

Get outside this summer and take a ride north of the city with the Matakana trails ride to Omaha and Point Wells.

14 Dec 2016

Matakana vegetation fire

One property has been evacuated as a precaution.

Environment 14 Dec 2016

New Zealand's northernmost takahē chick!

Tāwharanui Regional Park welcomes its first chick after 10 of the birds were released there two years ago.

Environment 6 Dec 2016

Gecko species re-introduced to New Zealand mainland

For the first time in a century, the Duvaucel’s gecko can now be found in mainland New Zealand.

Transport 9 Nov 2016

Dealing with dust on country roads

Auckland Transport is trialling different ways of controlling dust on rural roads.

Events

28 Apr 2022 - 21 May 2022

Drawn In – Annual Members Drawing Exhibition

This exhibition celebrates drawing in all its forms.

21 May 2022 - 17 Sep 2022

Gently Loved Markets

Grab a coffee, your favourite fabric bag and come have a preloved treasure hunt.

21 May 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.

22 May 2022 - 23 May 2022

The Big Bike Film Night

Bringing you the best cycling short films from around the world.

25 May 2022 - 18 Jun 2022

Natural Collaboration: Gail Stent and Judy Stokes

Two creative photographers using photography as a form of self-expression and an outlet for their creativity.

02 Jun 2022 - 08 Jul 2022

Can You Candidate? You Can. Drop-in Information Sessions

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

05 Jun 2022 - 07 Aug 2022

Tāwharanui Regional Park Planting Day

Help rangers and volunteers plant the trees raised by Tāwharanui Open Sanctuary Society Inc.

19 Jun 2022

Kaukapakapa Village Market

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