Go Behind the Scenes with OurAuckland

This month, OurAuckland is meeting some of the people who work 'behind the scenes' to make Tāmaki Makaurau a great place to live.

August OurAuckland out this weekend

The August issue of OurAuckland is out from 3 August in letterboxes, cafes and transport hubs, looking behind the scenes at the work taking place across Auckland.

Win with OurAuckland

Be in to win one of three money-can't-buy experiences at Auckland Museum, Auckland Libraries and the Zoo.

Waste Wonderland - behind the scenes at the Mangere Wastewater Treatment Plant

WATCH: Go behind the scenes and find out where Auckland's wastewater ends up.

Watch: Safer Communities Together – preventing alcohol sales to minors

Go behind the scenes on a covert mission and meet the team who help prevent alcohol purchases to minors.

Behind the scenes: no shortage of love at Auckland's animal shelters

We go behind the scenes at Auckland Council animal shelters and speak to the staff tasked with finding forever homes for stray dogs.

Behind the scenes at Waikumete Cemetery

We meet Sheree Stout, head sexton at Waikumete Cemetery, to find out what goes on behind the scenes at Auckland's largest cemetery.

Council programme leads to a better life for two single mothers

Starting full time work at Auckland Council has been a game changer for two single mothers in south Auckland.

A land down under - behind the scenes of the CRL

OurAuckland ventures below ground to meet some of the people constructing the underground rail tunnels forming the City Rail Link.

Freedom fighter – behind the scenes with Marguerite Delbet

Marguerite Delbet, Auckland Council’s General Manager Democracy Services, has been on the ground for some of the biggest election breakthroughs in history - now she's making it her job to get Aucklanders involved in upcoming elections.

Molluscs and moa bones – behind the scenes at Auckland Museum

OurAuckland goes behind the scenes with two of Auckland Museum's 300 volunteers.

Watch: America's Cup construction racing ahead

Auckland’s waterfront is rapidly transforming to become the hub of the 36th America’s Cup.

Adopt-a-spot programme aids fight against graffiti

Each day eagle-eyed volunteers take to the streets in an ongoing battle to eradicate graffiti across Auckland.