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Feel the energy and join the fun

At Auckland Council we’re creating beautiful spaces in our uniquely Tāmaki Makaurau city centre, woven with cultural expression. We’re also bringing FREE performances, light installations, music and many other activations to add energy and delight to our spaces.

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Arts 2 Sep 2019

Karangahape Road bins go from dull to dazzling

A community-based arts initiative on Karangahape Road is turning rubbish bins and street furniture into soulful works of art.

City Centre Waterfront 23 Aug 2019

Bulk Storage Terminal transformation to begin

The transformation of Wynyard Quarter is continuing, with the demolition of 38 tanks at the Bulk Storage Terminal beginning on 26 August 2019.

Environment 22 Aug 2019

Quay Street rain gardens ‘unseen ecological hero’

A series of specially designed gardens will form the centrepiece of a revitalised Downtown Waterfront as part of the city’s 10-year Downtown Programme.

City Centre Waterfront 13 Aug 2019

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.

City Centre Waterfront 8 Aug 2019

Watch: America's Cup construction racing ahead

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

Transport 31 Jul 2019

WATCH: Post office building lifted for City Rail Link

One of the most complex engineering challenges for the City Rail Link to date has just been completed.

City Centre Waterfront 9 Jul 2019

Construction to start on historic seawall

Major construction works to strengthen Waitematā Harbour’s historic seawall are due to start this month.

City Centre Waterfront 5 Jul 2019

Future city centre designs approved for consultation  

Aucklanders will have their say on new City Centre Masterplan designs when public consultation opens mid-August.