Parks / Outdoors

News1055 Results

14-24 year olds 14 Feb 2017

Playground review: Tui Glen Reserve

This treetop-themed playground in Henderson is a true destination and is often buzzing with kids.

Beaches 10 Feb 2017

Upgraded water quality guide considered

A significant upgrade of Auckland’s Safeswim beach water quality monitoring programme is being considered by Auckland Council.

14-24 year olds 7 Feb 2017

Playground review: Parrs Park

Parrs Park playground is an orchard-themed playground best known for its tall tower, two awesome slides and array of climbing activities.

Parks / Outdoors 31 Jan 2017

Council takes cemetery issues seriously

Auckland Cemeteries has unreservedly apologised to a family following the concurrent booking of two burial ceremonies at Papakura South Cemetery.

Environment 31 Jan 2017

Ngā kiwi o Kohukohunui – Returning kiwi to the Hunua Ranges

An intensive pest-control operation in the Hunua Ranges in 2015 has paid off, allowing kiwi to be reintroduced to the forest.

14-24 year olds 31 Jan 2017

Playground review: Award-winning Olympic Park

Olympic Park is a state-of-the-art playground that has been awarded the Outstanding Park Award by the New Zealand Recreation Association.

Community 31 Jan 2017

Making play accessible for all

Improving local playgrounds is a priority for Waitematā Local Board.

Sports / Leisure 31 Jan 2017

Playground review: Grey Lynn Park

The new and improved Grey Lynn Park playground is the perfect place for the kids to stretch their legs and burn off some energy.

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...