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Environment 24 Feb 2017

Western Springs a pocket of calm for city-dwellers

Western Springs is much loved by Aucklanders and visitors for its beautiful scenery and abundant wildlife, says Waitematā and Gulf Ward Councillor Mike Lee.

Parks / Outdoors 24 Feb 2017

Meet student park ranger Ellice

Ellice is in her final year studying for a Bachelor of Science, majoring in conservation and environmental science. She is one of the Auckland Council 2016/2017 student park rangers and says the highlight of her summer has been gecko monitoring.

Parks / Outdoors 23 Feb 2017

South Auckland is home to New Zealand’s best neighbourhood

Randwick Park in Manurewa is New Zealand’s Mitre10 Community of the Year.

Environment 22 Feb 2017

Kauri dieback ambassadors spreading the word

A team of ambassadors will be out in force in the Waitākeres this summer raising awareness about kauri dieback and teaching people how to stop it.

Community 21 Feb 2017

Sandringham has a new playground

Sandringham residents have a playground and reserve they can be proud of thanks to the collaboration between Auckland Council and a local community collective.

14-24 year olds 21 Feb 2017

Playground review: Mission Bay

Located in Selwyn Reserve next to one of Auckland's most famous beaches, this playground is a very popular spot all year round.

Environment 20 Feb 2017

Battling bugs declare war on privet

Auckland Council has released Chinese privet lace bugs at Birkenhead War Memorial Reserve to help fight the invasive Chinese privet weed.

Community 14 Feb 2017

Youthful city plan progresses

Auckland Council today released its I Am Auckland Status Report, marking three years of progress in the city-wide strategic action plan for children and young people.

Events53 Results

24 Feb 2024 - 24 Mar 2024

Moana Auckland - New Zealand's Ocean Festival

The Moana Auckland festival hub on Te Wero Island in the Viaduct serves as the heart of the festi...

01 Feb 2024 - 14 Mar 2024

Yarn for Pride 2024

Take a stroll along K-rd to see the bike parking decorated with colourful yarnbombs; a mixture of...

16 Jan 2024 - 27 Feb 2024

Eskdale Regeneration Champions with Kaipātiki Project

Join us to help protect our unique native ecosystems and build local climate resilience.

01 Feb 2024 - 12 Dec 2024

Relaxation Dance Class

Join our dance class, do exercise and keep fit to joyful music.

18 Jan 2024 - 07 Mar 2024

Zoo Lates

Visit the Zoo after work with your mates or whānau, make it a date night with our two-course dinn...

16 Nov 2023 - 19 Apr 2024

Food Truck Collective - Central and East Auckland

Enjoy a range of incredible, authentic, vibrant food that bursts with flavour in your mouth and l...

01 Mar 2024

Silo Cinema: People's Choice

Gather your friends and whānau and get ready for an evening of singing, dancing, and great vibes.

01 Mar 2024 - 02 Mar 2024

NZ Taiwan Day

This diverse festival is an all-ages free event showcasing the richness of cultures.