Free child fares on public transport at weekends

From Saturday 7 September, children aged 5 to 15 will be able to travel free on Auckland Transport’s bus, train and select ferry services during weekends and public holidays.

Introducing myAUCKLAND – your easy access to online council services

From 1 August, myAUCKLAND will allow you to manage your property rates and access your property information, all in one place, online.

September OurAuckland magazine out now

The September issue of OurAuckland is out now, available online, delivered to homes across the region, and in cafes and transport hubs.

Community Bike Fund open for applications

Applications are open for funding to help local groups to support cycling initiatives and projects.

Great Barrier Local Board to be renamed later this year

Great Barrier Local Board will officially change its name to Aotea / Great Barrier Local Board later this year.

Safe, healthy and warm marae in Tāmaki Makaurau

A new a $60m programme dedicated to improving the condition of 32 marae across the region, has been announced by Auckland Council.

New directors appointed to Auckland Council CCOs

Auckland Council has appointed nine new directors to the boards of its council-controlled organisations - Watercare, Regional Facilities Auckland, Panuku and Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development.

How did Safeswim stack up last summer?

Water quality on the rise at local beaches thanks to Auckland Council’s Safeswim programme.

Better Buying benefits top $146 million for Auckland Council

Auckland Council, Auckland Transport and Watercare have now delivered $365 million worth of benefits and savings over last three years.

Green shoots – fostering a sustainable future

Meet some of the many dedicated Aucklanders planting the seeds of kaitiakitanga in the next generation.

Keeping up with the Korero

Every New Zealander can help strengthen the Māori language simply by using it. That’s the theme of this year’s Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori / Māori Language Week.

Community group leases granted across Franklin

New leases have been awarded to support community groups throughout Franklin.

See cow milking up close at Ambury Farm Day

The milking of cows at Ambury Regional Park provides children with a "valuable insight" into where dairy food comes from says park ranger Janine Nillesen.

Harbour Bridge lights up to celebrate Conservation Week

Auckland’s Harbour Bridge will light up to celebrate 50 years of Conservation Week between Saturday 14 September and Sunday 22 September.

Vanquishing pests from the paddocks

Meet George Watson, the 10-year-old boy who has taken up trapping as a hobby to rid his parents' farm of pests.