Parks / Outdoors

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Parks / Outdoors 7 Jun 2022

Making parks more accessible

Parks in the Waitākere Ranges Local Board area now have a guide to becoming more accessible in the future, following the adoption of key principles of accessible design in parks.

14-24 year olds 2 Jun 2022

Wanted: Users for Ōpaheke Sports Park

Papakura Local Board wants to establish the needs of those interested in using Ōpaheke Sports Park.

Akl Paths 1 Jun 2022

Five ideas for a winter family walk

Check out these ideas for a winter hīkoi with the whānau, and some need-to-know tips before you head out there.

Walkways 26 May 2022

A beginner's guide to hiking in Auckland

Day hikes are a great way to boost your fitness and satisfy a sense of adventure while discovering new places in the Auckland region. From mountain views to sweeping beaches, some highlights can only be reached on foot.

Environment 20 May 2022

A focus on local history and the environment trumps at Puketāpapa

Puketāpapa Local Board’s feedback and decision making at a recent business meeting reflects the local board’s commitment to the area’s local history, heritage, and care for the natural environment.

Community 20 May 2022

Community help shape playground plan

Work on a major upgrade to the Allenby Reserve playground at Narrow Neck could get underway later this year.

Walkways 20 May 2022

New loop track for Western Springs Forest, Te Wai Ōrea Park

Waitematā Local Board has decided to create a loop track for the public to enjoy, connecting the existing track at Western Springs Forest, Te Wai Ōrea Park.

Events58 Results

17 Aug 2022 - 30 Nov 2022

Garden With Us

Roll up your sleeves, get your hands dirty and make some friends.

16 Aug 2022 - 28 Aug 2022

StoryWalk® Tāne Mahuta has a Forest

A creative way for tamariki and their whānau to enjoy being immersed in a story while getting out and about in nature.

16 Aug 2022 - 30 Sep 2022

Free Tai Chi Training and Practice in Papakura

A free weekly tai-chi training and practice at Papakura Central Park.

19 Aug 2022

After Dark: A Guided Night Walk with Author Annette Lees

Join Annette Lees on a guided night-time walk in the Waitākere Ranges.

20 Aug 2022

Kahika Point Reserve Community Planting Day

A fun community planting day at Kahika Point Reserve.

20 Aug 2022

Stanley Point Clean Up

Grab a rubbish bag and help clean up Stanley Bay.

20 Aug 2022

Tree Planting Day: Gift-a-Tree

A festive day in Eskdale Reserve to plant over 400 trees.

20 Aug 2022 - 30 Sep 2022

Free Tai Chi Training and Practice in Manurewa

A free weekly tai-chi training and practice.