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Environment 17 Nov 2015

Awards open to Auckland farmers

Auckland Council has partnered with the New Zealand Farm Environment Trust, so that the region’s farmers and horticulturists are eligible to enter the 2016 Ballance Farm Environment Awards – with entries open until 31 October.

Beaches 30 Oct 2015

Council supports conservation volunteers at Atiu Creek

Council is partnering with Conservation Volunteers NZ and will contribute $50,000 towards the Restore Ātiu Creek Ecology (RACE) project.

Community 28 Oct 2015

Running for Auckland Council?

Want to be more directly involved in decisions that will help make Auckland a great place to live? Consider running as a candidate in the next council elections.

Community 21 Oct 2015

Volunteers rescue Kōwhai Park from foreign invaders

Native plants are flourishing in Kōwhai Park once more, thanks to hard work by some green-fingered locals.

Community 21 Oct 2015

Riverhead locals step up

Riverhead locals are transforming unused space into a new walkway.

Community 21 Oct 2015

Spend a day in Warkworth

Just a 45-minute drive from central Auckland, the Warkworth region is the perfect destination for a day trip.

Heritage 21 Oct 2015

Auckland Council's very own Lara Croft

Meet Laura... specialist archaeologist in the council's Heritage Team. This 24-year-old is an activist of sorts.

Community 2 Oct 2015

Swing down to Matakana playground

Matakana Village playground is now open.

Events

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.

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.

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.