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Sports / Leisure 28 Nov 2019

Swim, paddle and splash your way through summer

Whether indoors or outdoors, Auckland's swimmers, paddlers and splashers are blessed with options.

Cycling 13 Nov 2019

Saddle up and get active this summer

Auckland Transport is offering free cycling instruction courses for adults and kids throughout the summer.

Akl Paths 4 Nov 2019

Conquer the walking challenge with AKL Paths

Get your steps in throughout November and take on the Auckland Walk Challenge with the help of AKL Paths.

Sports / Leisure 1 Nov 2019

November OurAuckland magazine out now

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

Sports / Leisure 30 Oct 2019

Auckland is the place to be this weekend

Auckland is the place to be this weekend as it highlights artisan food, petrol-fuelled toys and the rugby league.

Community 18 Oct 2019

Applications open for $120 million Sport and Recreation Facilities fund

Auckland Council's Sport and Recreation Facilities fund opens

Behind the scenes 1 Aug 2019

Beyond the roar - behind the scenes at Mt Smart Stadium

It takes a small army of workers to ensure fans attending concerts and games at Auckland Stadiums’ venues have a great time.

Sports / Leisure 31 Jul 2019

Keeping you safe in the water

Keeping people safe and active is a challenging job for our team of qualified lifeguards.

Sports / Leisure 31 Jul 2019

WATCH: Mt Smart Stadium transformed

Stadium transformed into motocross arena.

Akl Paths 26 Jun 2019

Akl Paths wins national award

Auckland Council and Downer have been recognised at the New Zealand Sport and Recreation Awards.

Akl Paths 17 Jun 2019

Explore Auckland's Māori identity with AklPaths

Visit AklPaths to find walks throughout Auckland that will help you to discover our area's thriving Māori identity.

Sports / Leisure 13 Jun 2019

$508,000 awarded to sport and recreation projects

Thirteen organisations will receive a combined $508,000 of funding as part of the council’s regional sport and recreation grants programme.

Walkways 11 Jun 2019

Fancy a treasure hunt these school holidays?

Visit one of our 10 featured paths to be in to win awesome prizes.

Walkways 4 Jun 2019

Which Auckland path will you follow?

Discover more than 200 walking and cycle paths with the Akl Paths website.

Walkways 4 Jun 2019

Get together on these east Auckland walks

Take a look at our list of the top eight walks to do in east Auckland.

Walkways 4 Jun 2019

Get together on these south Auckland walks

Take a stroll on these six south Auckland walks and check out AklPaths for more places to explore.