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Council news 19 Feb 2024

Latest funding round for Sport and Recreation Regional Programme Grant opens

Community groups, including not-for-profit, charitable and voluntary organisations are encouraged to apply for the grant.

Council news 31 Jan 2024

Latest funding round for Sport and Recreation Facilities Operating Grant opening soon

Sports organisations across Tāmaki Makaurau who need a financial helping hand can soon apply for a share of $3.2 million funding.

Parks / Outdoors 7 Dec 2023

Three of the best parks in Auckland for fun and games

Here are a few of our top outdoor spots for fun and games.

Sports / Leisure 1 Dec 2023

Four super sporting facilities getting a well-deserved upgrade

Grassroots sporting organisations are the good-vibes glue that bring communities together.

Sports / Leisure 10 Nov 2023

Legacy of FIFA Women’s World Cup lives on in Manurewa

The South Auckland community has a new feature for residents - particularly the young - to enjoy.

Sports / Leisure 2 Nov 2023

Latest funding round for sport and recreation facilities opens soon

Sports organisations that need major building or infrastructure work are encouraged to apply.

Council news 12 Sep 2023

Auckland Council approves over $13 million of sport and recreation facilities funding in Tāmaki Makaurau

The significant investment will help more Aucklanders participate in community sport and recreation activities. 

Sports / Leisure 8 Sep 2023

Finishing goal for Ellerslie football fans

An Auckland Council backed project supporting female participation in sport has reached a major milestone.

Sports / Leisure 4 Sep 2023

Spring into action this season with these budget-friendly exercise ideas

Stay active in spring with these budget-friendly ideas.

Council news 20 Jul 2023

FIFA Women's World Cup 2023: What you need to know

It’s time to welcome the world and UNITE for football in Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland. Here's what you need to know ahead of the FIFA Women's World Cup 2023.

14-24 year olds 20 Jul 2023

Clubs already winners as World Cup kicks off

With just hours before the Football Ferns kicked off against Norway to launch the FIFA Women’s World Cup, Auckland councillor Daniel Newman says many clubs across the city, including at Papakura, are already winners.

Parks / Outdoors 5 Jul 2023

Orienteering at Auckland's regional parks

Explore our parks in a new way and test your navigational skills on an orienteering adventure. Check out these five beginner-friendly courses to explore.

Have your say 16 Jun 2023

Windmill Park fans asked for feedback

From Friday 16 June to Monday 17 July 2023, the Windmill Park community is invited to provide their views on Windmill Park’s draft concept plan at akhaveyoursay.nz/windmill

Kids / Family 31 May 2023

Four all-weather indoor activities to keep the kids entertained

Too wet and cold to go to the park? These fun indoor activities are sure to keep the kids entertained when the weather isn't playing ball.

Walkways 25 May 2023

Five short all-weather walks in Auckland

Don't let the weather dampen your spirits! Come rain or shine, these five short walks across Auckland are great for the whole family.

Kids / Family 16 Jan 2023

Fantastic splash pads across Auckland

Splash pads are a fun, safe option for kids of all ages to get wet and wild, so get splashing.