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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

16 Mar 2024

Bean Rock Icon Heritage Sailing

Enjoy an afternoon on our heritage vessel and chat with our knowledgeable museum guides as they s...

16 Mar 2024

Make Your Mark Nature Event

Join renowned ecological artist Laura Donkers in a unique nature art session using natural materi...

16 Mar 2024 - 17 Mar 2024

Splash Landing

Enjoy markets, food trucks, games and entertainment on the shore, or have a go on a waka-ama, sai...

28 Oct 2023 - 04 May 2024

Circus in the Park - Myers Park

Circus in the Park will help you and your whanau imagine the thrill of the circus among the trees...

17 Mar 2024

Dee Pignéguy’s Organic Gardening Basics

Learn organic gardening fundamentals, such as soil food web, organic resources, building soil fer...

17 Mar 2024

LIVE DAY: Trams

Come and see these amazing machines, do a make-and-take of Tram 47 & Tram 100.

20 Mar 2024 - 23 Mar 2024

ASB Polyfest 2024

Celebrating 49 years of Polyfest history, this much-loved community event for all ages returns to...

20 Mar 2024 - 24 Mar 2024

WIN with OurAuckland: Earth Beat Festival 2024

Enter your details for a chance to win two double-pass tickets for the full 5 Days at Earth Beat...