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Community 6 Jun 2017

Mayor launches Million Trees initiative

Mayor Phil Goff's programme to green our city by planting a million trees and shrubs across Auckland over three years will start with 170,000 plants in its first year.

Cycling 6 Jun 2017

Grey Lynn cycling and walking path opens

Celebrations were in order at Grey Lynn Park today as the community came out to mark the opening of a new shared path for cycling and walking from Great North Road to West End Road.

14-24 year olds 30 May 2017

Playground review: Macleans Park

We're taking a look at some of Auckland's best playgrounds. This week: Macleans Park, Eastern Beach.

Educational 24 May 2017

Fish return to Great Barrier waterway after 30 years

About 19km of isolated stream habitat on Aotea Great Barrier Island is accessible to native fish for the first time in three decades, thanks to local residents and public agencies.

Cultural 24 May 2017

Explore the Ōtuataua Stonefields

The Ōtuataua Stonefields Historic Reserve is an internationally significant heritage landscape and an important archaeological site near Māngere.

Parks / Outdoors 23 May 2017

Schizanthus shimmer in summer sun

The Auckland Domain Wintergarden is a wall of colour with a display of early-summer Schizanthus.

14-24 year olds 23 May 2017

Playground review: Mary Wilson Reserve

We're taking a look at some of Auckland's best playgrounds. This week: Mary Wilson Reserve, Rocky Bay, Waiheke Island.

14-24 year olds 16 May 2017

Playground review: Playtime Park

We're taking a look at some of Auckland's best playgrounds. This week: Playtime Park, Fynes Avenue, Stonefields.

Events37 Results

16 Sep 2023 - 13 Apr 2024

Hungerball - Myers Park

Join in the fun under the shade of ancient trees and beside an award-winning playground in Myers...

14 Apr 2024

Nature for Wellbeing audio experience - Tahuna Torea

This hikoi serves as inspiration and provides a hands-on toolkit that every participant can take...

14 Apr 2024

Permaculture Talks by Ben

Diversity or Uniformity? What do you want to have for your garden?

14 Apr 2024

Whānau Fun Day

Join us for an unforgettable Whānau Fun Day at the stunning Auckland Botanic Gardens, the perfect...

15 Apr 2024 - 26 Apr 2024

April School Holidays at Sandringham

The free programme includes arts & crafts, outdoor play, games, baking and movies for kids aged 5...

16 Apr 2024

Ranger guided walk - Centennial Park

Learn about the unique flora and fauna of the forest and stream habitat found within the reserve...

17 Apr 2024 - 18 Apr 2024

Adventure into Nature - School holiday programme

Develop outdoor skills to give your child the knowledge & experience to make the most of the grea...

18 Apr 2024

Historic Auckland Waterfront Walking Tour

Don your best walking shoes and delve into the history and archaeology of the Auckland waterfront.