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14-24 year olds 24 Jun 2021

New basketball court opens in the Bays

It’s time to shoot hoops at the new 3x3 court located at Freyberg Park, Browns Bay.

Sports / Leisure 11 Jun 2021

Maraetai club gets it right

Maraetai Beach Boating Club has used its facilities and old-fashioned hard work to build a role for itself that puts it at the heart of the local community.

Sports / Leisure 19 May 2021

Papakura Netball Centre gets new rubber surface

Auckland Council and other funders have delivered rubberised courts to the Papakura Netball Centre as part of a $2.3 million upgrade.

Sports / Leisure 10 May 2021

$6.4 million multi-sport centre opens doors in Ōtara

Home to a range of sports, the Ngāti Ōtara Park Multi-sport Centre opened on 8 May, offering local talent world-class space with modern equipment to train on.

Sports / Leisure 30 Apr 2021

Franklin club wants wider role

Patumahoe Tennis Club wants to add its five courts to the Franklin Sport and Local Facilities Plan.

Sports / Leisure 14 Apr 2021

Holes closed at Chamberlain Park Golf Course

Risk assessment leads to three holes at Chamberlain Park Golf Course being closed.

Sports / Leisure 6 Apr 2021

Track opens in time for Easter weekend

The 3.4-kilometre Cutty Grass Track is the latest to re-open in Auckland Council’s Waitākere Ranges following upgrading as part of the kauri dieback track upgrade programme.

Cycling 31 Mar 2021

Delight at Bike Hub Award Win

News that Local Board-funded Ecomatters bike hubs in New Lynn and Henderson have won a National Transport Award at Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency’s On the Go Awards has been met with delight by community leaders.

Events49 Results

01 Oct 2022 - 30 Oct 2022

E-Bike Experience

Learn to ride electric bikes.

01 Oct 2022 - 31 Dec 2022

Free Taichi Training and Practice at Manurewa

Join Tai-chi training and practice for free.

17 Sep 2022 - 20 Dec 2022

Circus in Parks – Myers Park

Play and learn circus skills like juggling, hula hoop, acrobatics, ribbons, and spinning plates.

09 Oct 2022

Looking After The Loot: A Workshop For Boating And Yachting Clubs

A panel of specialists and curators for a session on how to best look after and preserve club treasures.

11 Oct 2022

Heritage Festival Guided Walk – Te Puke o Tara/Hampton Park

Learn about extensive Māori and European cultural heritage and the incredible stories of this unique place.

13 Oct 2022

Heritage Festival – Gudied Walk at Pukekawa/Auckland Domain and Winter Gardens

Take a free guided walk with the Auckland Council Parks team around the Auckland Domain and historic 1920s Winter Gardens.

15 Oct 2022

Icons of the Waitematā: Heritage Sailing

Set sail aboard heritage scow Ted Ashby for a special two-hour cruise on the glittering Waitematā Harbour.  Glide past the iconic Bean Rock (Aotearoa New Zealand's oldest wooden...

17 Sep 2022 - 19 Nov 2022

Healthy Body Mind and Spirit: Living Tai Chi

Experience the ancient Chinese art of Tai Chi for relaxation, balance and well-being for free.