Sports / Leisure
10,000 trips on Quay Street cycleway in less than three weeks
Where is everyone? Quay Street, it seems: more than 10,000 cycle trips have been made on the Quay Street cycleway since it opened almost three weeks ago.
Sugary drinks dropped from leisure centres
Auckland Council is dropping sugar-sweetened drinks from vending machines at its leisure centres.
Smarter investment in sport
A more strategic approach to sports facilities is under the microscope at Auckland Council.
Help for Korean leisure customers
Sunju Park’s smiling face is often the first thing people see when they walk into Auckland Council’s Takapuna Pool and Leisure Centre.
Watch: Quay Street cycleway opens
Another link in Auckland's rapidly developing cycle network opened on 8 July.
Safety precautions help save fisherman
Proper safety precautions and a swift response from emergency services helped save a fisherman who was swept off the rocks at Piha on Saturday.
Bonus Books help get Aucklanders active
Getting active just got a whole lot easier thanks to Auckland Council Pools and Leisure’s Bonus Book.
How long do you really need to exercise for?
This month Auckland Council Pools and Leisure launched ‘Let’s make it fit’ – a programme which encourages time-poor people to exercise through individually tailored 30 minutes sessions that fit in with their schedules.