Kids / Family
Ōtara-Papatoetoe welcomes immigrants
Local board to partner with Immigration New Zealand’s Welcoming Communities Programme pilot.
Fantastic pools and splash pads across Auckland
Splash pads are a fun, safe option for kids of all ages to get wet and wild, and paddling pools are a great place for them to develop water confidence – so get splashing.
Great outdoor swimming spots and splashpads
Auckland is blessed with a long and beautiful coastline, but you don't have to hit the beach to go for a splash this summer.
Events across the region
Discover what's on near you and across the region this summer, from live music to movies, sports, family fun and more.
Māngere Centre Park playground opens
Māngere Centre Park’s playground has just been revitalised with a rainbow of upgrades.
Rangatahi sought to join Tuia project
Auckland's five southern local boards are offering rangatahi the chance to join the Tuia mentoring programme.
The more the merrier at Waikōwhai Park
All are invited to celebrate the opening and blessing for the upgraded Waikōwhai Park playground in Hillsborough with Puketāpapa Local Board on 18 December.
Cars on Karioitahi a growing problem
Surf lifesavers are concerned there are now so many vehicles on Karioitahi Beach that public safety is at risk.
Storytime and Craft
Kids aged 3-5 years can enjoy songs and stories, followed by a simple craft.
We’ll get our groove on with some of our favourite songs and rhymes!
Te wā tākaro - Toys for tots
We will have toys, songs, bubbles, and fun for everyone.
Come down and meet the friendly genealogy team and learn all about your family history!
Explore Henderson Bike Trails
You need to provide your own bike and be capable of riding up to 1.5 hour.
Lego Build Session
Come along to design, build, and create every fortnight.
Wriggle, Rhyme and Storytime at Waiheke Library
Spend your morning at the library with fun things to do for you and your kids.
A Bee Story – EcoFest
This instantly enchanting show is an enlightening modern-day message on environmentalism, sustainability and community spirit.