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Auckland Council asks Aucklanders to stay safe for first weekend at Alert Level 3

As the region approaches its first weekend in Alert Level 3, Auckland Council is asking Aucklanders to keep following the rules and stay local to help stop the spread of COVID-19.

Parks / Outdoors

Māori names and stories to be returned to community spaces across Kaipātiki

Te reo Māori and the names and stories of our rich Māori history will be showcased in some of Kaipātiki’s public spaces.


New vehicle management measures for Muriwai Beach

Auckland Council’s Parks, Arts, Community and Events Committee has approved the introduction of a range of measures to better manage and control motorised vehicles accessing Te Oneone Rangatira / Muriwai Beach.


Board commits to Puhinui plan

The Puhinui Regeneration Strategy: Te Whakaoranga o te Puhinui, has been endorsed by Manurewa Local Board and Auckland Council will be one of its founding signatories.

14-24 year olds

Upgrade on the way for Te Puru

With improved facilities on the way for Pukekohe’s Bledisloe Park, a similar upgrade has been confirmed for Te Puru Park at Beachlands.


Exhibition sheds light on the heart of Onehunga

An exhibition in a park in the heart of Onehunga features some familiar faces.


Temporary dog rule helps protect Snells Beach wildlife

Temporary dog walking rules will help endangered shorebirds to breed and roost in safety at the northern end of Snells Beach.


Auckland Council warns Aucklanders to keep off closed facilities

Auckland Council is reminding Aucklanders that under COVID-19 restrictions they cannot use recreational facilities, including playgrounds, outdoor exercise equipment, basketball courts, pump tracks and skateparks.

Events38 Results

01 Oct 2021 - 31 Oct 2021

Street Art Bike Challenge

Aucklanders are encouraged to discover the city's street art scene by bike with the Street Art Bike Challenge.

07 Oct 2021 - 14 Oct 2021

Helpful Herbs

Learn about some of the classic and lesser-known herbs used in the 19th century and today. 

09 Oct 2021 - 04 Dec 2021

Te Ara Awataha Community Regeneration Days

The next community regeneration day at Jessie Tonar Scout Reserve.

09 Oct 2021 - 08 Jan 2022

Art Street Fair

A temporary outdoor gallery for artists, musicians and performers.

12 Oct 2021

Ranger Guided Walk – Te Puke o Tara/Hampton Park

Take a free guided walk and talk with your community park ranger and local historian John Steel.

13 Oct 2021

Ranger Guided Walk – Kennedy Park and Rahopara Pa

Take an educational walk with your community ranger team and members through the historic tunnels and gun emplacements at Kennedy Park.

15 Oct 2021

Ranger Guided Walk – Ōtuataua Stonefields

Take a free guided walk with your community park ranger through this historic reserve on the shores of the Manukau harbour.

25 Oct 2021

Mission Bay Art & Craft Market – Labour Day

Shop art, crafts and gourmet food products this Labour Day.