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Kindness to Sweep the City Centre Streets

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Thu 17 Aug 2017

Kindness to Sweep the Streets of the Auckland City Centre – Friday 1 September 2017 

A walkable CBD is good for the economy

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Wed 9 Aug 2017

14% of Aucklanders work in the city centre, an area which accounts for only 0.08% of the overall Auckland region. A new study from Auckland Council highlights the significant economic impact this density provides.

Restaurant Month 2017: Wait Staff and Restaurant Rewards

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Wed 26 Jul 2017

We recognise the importance of restaurants and their staff supporting and promoting Restaurant Month, so we’ve created some incentives to get you excited.

Antisocial Behaviour in the City Centre

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Tue 25 Jul 2017

We're really concerned about antisocial behaviour that's occurring in the city centre. Worryingly, some of this is being caused by the consumption of synthetic cannabis which has received a lot of media coverage over the last couple of da

Restaurant Month 2017

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Wed 19 Jul 2017

Restaurant Month, our signature dining event, returns for its 7th year from 1 August.

Lovebites 2017

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Wed 5 Jul 2017

After a hugely successful launch in 2016, our Lovebites campaign has kicked off again to drive visitation to the city centre during the quieter winter months. Lovebites celebrates businesses in our city centre through unearthing hidden treasur

Emirates Team New Zealand Welcome Home Parade

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Tue 4 Jul 2017
New Zealand Welcome Home Parade

Thursday 6 July 2017

Auckland City Centre & Viaduct Harbour, 12.30pm – 4pm

 

CRL Supporting Businesses in Albert Street

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Thu 29 Jun 2017

City Rail Link has launched a positive new initiative to support businesses in and around Albert Street impacted by the CRL works.  The Cheap Eats campaign is a creative

Complete our begging survey

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Tue 6 Jun 2017

We know that begging is an issue that many people have strong opinions about and we would like to know more about what you think.

2017/2018 Council Rates

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Tue 6 Jun 2017

Heart of the City continued to raise concerns about the Council’s proposals to pause the reduction in the business rate and to introduce a targeted rate on accommodation providers right up until Council made its final decision on its draft annual plan o