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Community 2 Sep 2021

Board commits to Puhinui plan

The Puhinui Regeneration Strategy: Te Whakaoranga o te Puhinui, has been endorsed by Manurewa Local Board and Auckland Council will be one of its founding signatories.

Cycling 20 Jan 2021

Cycle and skate your way into summer

From smooth cycle paths suitable for family outings to skateparks ideal for those intent on achieving a bit more air, getting the wheels rolling is a great way to be active.

Summer 22 Dec 2020

Half-day hikes around Tāmaki Makaurau

With 27 regional parks across Tāmaki Makaurau to explore, getting out in nature is a breeze. Here’s our pick of the best half-day hikes across the region.

Summer 22 Dec 2020

Hike a volcano this summer

Tāmaki Makaurau is blessed with a multitude of maunga with many located on the isthmus.

Summer 8 Dec 2020

Climb every maunga this summer

Exploring Auckland's maunga is a great way to stretch your legs and enjoy getting into nature.

Akl Paths 7 Dec 2020

Head east and explore this summer

Exploring Auckland’s paths is a great opportunity to exercise, burning off some energy and have fun outdoors.

Akl Paths 7 Dec 2020

Get active out west this summer

Visit Akl Paths to find paths, playgrounds and cycle paths to enjoy in west Auckland.

Akl Paths 7 Dec 2020

Explore and play in south Auckland this summer

Exploring Auckland’s paths is a great opportunity to combine exercise with helping the kids burn off some energy and having some fun.

Akl Paths 7 Dec 2020

Explore and play in central Auckland

Exploring Auckland’s paths are a great opportunity to combine exercise with helping the kids burn off some energy and having some fun.

Sports / Leisure 7 Dec 2020

Get active with AKL Paths: running and walking routes for beginners

Whether you're in training, planning an evening jog, or looking for a way to get fit and active over the summer months, AKL Paths is a great resource for finding a route that suits you.

Cycling 3 Dec 2020

Aucklanders flock to new magenta pathway into the city

Thousands of Aucklanders try out the new Nelson Street cycleway, Te Ara I Whiti, which translates as the Lightpath.

Parks / Outdoors 4 Nov 2020

The gems on our doorstep

Explore the abundance of hidden gems across Tāmaki Makaurau, support Auckland’s recovery and make the most of everything our region has to offer.

Environment 18 Sep 2020

Huia tracks reopen as kauri dieback programme progresses

Aucklanders can enjoy the beauty of the Karamatura Valley once more now remedial work has been completed on three tracks.

Environment 17 Aug 2020

View nature through fresh eyes this Conservation Week

Find ways to connect with nature in Tāmaki Makaurau during a COVID-19 lockdown.

Environment 20 Jul 2020

Staying safe while exploring all Auckland has to offer

School holidays are upon us and after the COVID-19 lockdown, getting outdoors to connect with nature with family might be the very thing that is needed.

Parks / Outdoors 6 Jul 2020

10 amazing picnic spots in Auckland

Our favourite places in Auckland to have a picnic.