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14-24 year olds 10 May 2016

Young people gear up to vote

Around 80 representatives from different youth boards across Auckland came together at the Mt Roskill Youth Zone on Saturday 30 April to hear about ways to improve voter turnout among young people in the upcoming local government elections.

Community 6 May 2016

$12,000 up for grabs for kapa haka super stars

Entries open to Matariki Festival 2016 kapa haka competition

Community 22 Apr 2016

Event tackles challenges of Pasifika youth

The Growing Pasifika Youth event showcases cutting-edge solutions from the perspective of young people.

Community 15 Apr 2016

Major milestone for youth employment in Auckland

Auckland‘s Youth Employment Pledge initiative has achieved its target of signing up 50 employers in the first year.

14-24 year olds 30 Mar 2016

Auckland Council graduates find success

Two years ago 17 excited graduates started their journeys on Auckland Council's first graduate programme.

Transport 21 Mar 2016

Tertiary student? Save on travel

If you're a full-time tertiary student, you could save at least 35 per cent off public transport*. Apply for a tertiary discount on your AT HOP card now.

14-24 year olds 4 Mar 2016

Meet the MADsters creating positive change in their communities

Meet the MADsters creating positive change in their communities.

Business / Economy 29 Feb 2016

Youth employment scheme continues to grow

At the recent Māori and Pasifika Trades Training event, two more employers, UGL and KS Holdings, signed up to Auckland Council’s youth employment pledge scheme.

Educational 25 Feb 2016

Building bright careers

Linlee Tram shares her experience of Auckland Council's graduate programme.

Business / Economy 15 Dec 2015

Auckland rates in top 20 cities for students

Auckland has been named one of the top 20 best cities in the world for students in 2016.

Business / Economy 11 Dec 2015

YES indeed, Auckland business is in good hands

Auckland teams have enjoyed success in the Lion Foundation Young Enterprise Scheme’s (YES) 2015 national awards held in Wellington on 9 December.

Business / Economy 4 Dec 2015

Auckland attracts record numbers of international students

Record numbers of international students are choosing to study in Auckland according to the latest findings in Education New Zealand’s International Education Snapshot.

Development 3 Dec 2015

Designer loos on Wellesley Street

Architecture students from the University of Auckland have set up shop in an inner-city toilet block to use as a design space and venue for weekly seminars.

Business / Economy 30 Nov 2015

Council cadets: In pursuit of excellence

Hinewairere Warren stepped straight out of school and into a role in the mayor’s office.

Business / Economy 30 Nov 2015

Auckland businesses honoured for being ‘Young at Heart’

Leading Auckland employers have been recognised for their commitment to employing and developing Auckland youth at the inaugural ‘Young at Heart’ Youth Employer Pledge Awards.

Educational 24 Nov 2015

Zoo Tales: Meet the meat eaters!

Carnivores team leader Lauren introduces us to her team.