Kids / Family
Green light for Stanmore Bay playground
Local students gave the green light to the design for a new playground that will be built at Whenua-roa/ D’Oyly Reserve next year.
Local Bike Kitchen leads the way
Bike Kitchen supports new trend in community
Stay safe around fireworks
Stay safe and look after your pets around Guy Fawkes this year.
Get out and about on the shore this summer
Our Out and About teams are hosting a range of fun free events on the north shore designed to get children of all ages active over the summer break.
Tigers and crocs: bringing South East Asia to Auckland
There’s no better time to visit Auckland Zoo, with its centenary year heralding new animal habitats and species including the extraordinary Sunda gharial crocodile.
Help at hand for Papakura students
Youth scholarships have been awarded by the Papakura Local Board.
Christmas cheer for Franklin groups
Christmas and community events have had a funding boost from Franklin Local Board.
Board wants heritage protection as part of any Ardmore Hall / Bell Field sale
Franklin Local Board says selling Ardmore Hall and the neighbouring Bell Field is the best option for the community.
Corban’s Easter Egg Count
Get into the spirit of Easter with our own unique spin on the traditional Egg Hunt.
Creepy Crawly Night Time Stream Explore – EcoFest
Bring a flashlight & wear sturdy shoes to explore Creepy Crawlies in Te Toki Reserve.
Crop Swap Meets Rocky Bay – EcoFest
If you have it, please bring something to swap - surplus produce, cut flowers, preserves, jams, seedlings and other garden-related goodies.
Earth Beat Festival 2023
Earth Beat Festival is the place where you play, learn, revitalise make new connections and return to the world grounded and inspired!
Vector Lights for World of Cultures
Head to the Vector Lights show and listen live from your favourite viewing spot.
World of Cultures 2023
Enjoy more than 70 free or low-cost activities and events across the region.
Join us for a packed programme of events, activities, installations, and workshops for people of all ages and stages of their sustainability journey.
Eskdale Restoration Day - EcoFest
Learn, make friends, care for the earth, and explore nature.