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Transport 12 Dec 2018

When and where 30km/h is just ‘right’

We will soon be consulting on a region-wide bylaw which could see speed limits reduced by June 2019.

Transport 3 Dec 2018

Improving safety for pedestrians in Torbay and Mairangi Bay

Auckland Transport is working with Hibiscus and Bays Local Board to change roads in Torbay and Mairangi Bay town centres.

Cycling 3 Dec 2018

Why we're committed to walking and cycling

Auckland Transport Chief Executive Shane Ellison explains why we're investing in active modes.

Beaches 31 Oct 2018

17 things to do in Auckland in spring

Top picks for enjoying the warmer days and long spring evenings.

Cycling 4 Oct 2018

Seven safety tips for magpie swooping season

Nesting magpies can be particularly aggressive about defending their young – see how to stay safe when they swoop.

Sports / Leisure 17 Sep 2018

101 park must-do's

Here are 101 fun and affordable ideas to get you exploring Auckland's parks.

Environment 5 Sep 2018

1080 programme spells end for rats and possums

In just 12 months the Hunua Ranges has gone from being over-run with rats and possums to having the lowest pest indices in decades.

Mayor 23 Aug 2018

Auckland Mayor Phil Goff welcomes Skypath commitment

Auckland Mayor Phil Goff has welcomed the government’s pledge of $67 million to build Skypath, the long-awaited walkway and cycleway across Auckland Harbour.

Heritage 27 Jul 2018

Amazing heritage walks in Auckland

Check out these beautiful historic places in Tāmaki Makaurau.

Beaches 21 Jun 2018

Tackling erosion at Shelly Beach foreshore

New groynes and a seawall will help fight erosion at Shelly Beach, Kaipara Harbour.

Community 21 Jun 2018

Explore Auckland with Akl Paths and win!

The Akl Paths site will help people discover new neighbourhood walking and cycling routes.

Walkways 11 May 2018

The best way to explore Waiheke

Explore Waiheke’s coastline, pass through native bush and visit historical sites, all in a day’s walk on the Te Ara Hura walkways.

Cycling 26 Apr 2018

Early West Lynn designs presented

New concepts presented to community liaison group.

Environment 13 Apr 2018

Arborists working around the clock to make trees safe

Auckland Council contractors will be working around the clock to make roads safe.

Walkways 9 Feb 2018

Stay safe and enjoy our parks

Auckland has more than 4000 parks, 27 of which are regional parks – some of our most picturesque and diverse natural environments.

Environment 6 Dec 2017

Beautiful walks around Auckland

There are hundreds of beautiful walks across Tāmaki Makaurau. They range from short strolls through suburbia to multi-day bush walks that will challenge the most intrepid explorers. Here are some of our favourites.