Parks / Outdoors
Te reo Māori names adopted for Whau parks
Twenty six additional parks in Whau will now carry dual Māori / English names. The names were formally adopted at Whau Local Board’s recent business meeting.
Great spots for dog walking in Auckland
On-leash or off, there are heaps of exciting dog walking areas for you to discover across Auckland.
Turner returns to Manukau Harbour Forum
Experienced Manukau Harbour guardians Jon Turner and Alan Cole have been returned as chair and deputy of Auckland Council’s Manukau Harbour Forum.
Canines on the roam
Over the past two summers, there has been a notable increase in complaints about roaming dogs in the Maungakiekie-Tāmaki area, as well as in Puketāpapa.
Three shared paths that can be enjoyed by everyone
With access for wheelchairs, mobility scooters and strollers, these shared paths make it easy for everyone to explore Auckland's outdoor spaces.
Local board adopts name for Scott Point park
Te Kori Scott Point is the official name for Scott Point Sustainable Sports Park adopted by Upper Harbour Local Board in February.
Concrete to make way for natural waterway
Concrete channels in Blackgate Reserve are to be replaced with natural waterways.
Riverhead playground back in action
The Riverhead War Memorial Park playground has reopened after a major refurbishment.
Emlyn Place Planting Day, Hibiscus and Bays
Join us for a rewarding community event where no experience is required!
Free Guided Ride - New Lynn
Experience Auckland's freshest cycle tracks from New Lynn through Avondale and then to Western Springs.
Manurewa Guided Walks
Get introduced to safe walking routes through the community and gentle nature paths to enjoy with loved ones.
The Big Bike Film Night 2023
All celebrate the fun, adventure, and joy that cycling enables.
Eskdale Restoration Champions with Kaipātiki Project
Become a champion for our environment and make a real difference in preserving this beautiful ecological area.
Centennial Park Planting Day | Hibiscus and Bays
Help restore Centennial Park's native forest.
Matheson Bay Planting Day, Rodney
Join us as we explore the natural wonders of Matheson Bay, discuss local conservation efforts, and discover ways to protect and preserve our environment.