How do we get more Aucklanders to have their say at this year’s local elections? Join us at this FREE Auckland Conversations event as actor, writer, director and comedian Oscar Kightley leads a panel to discuss why in his words, local elections, ‘are just so damned important’ and what could be done to improve voter turnout.

Read more here.

Auckland Conversations are free public events offering ideas, inspiration and action for world-class cities.

Auckland Conversations brings expert speakers and informed panellists to Auckland to present on a wide-range of topics that impact our region and our people. Conversations cover transport, environment, urban design, economy, climate change, community-building, and more.

The events offer the chance to learn from cities around the world, see cutting-edge research and innovation, and join in the conversation by addressing questions to speakers.

Please register here to attend.

Plan your trip and bike to the event! Look for the Bike Auckland stand at the Q Theatre main entrance, 305 Queen Street. Bike valet service with secure free bike parking for the duration of the event will be provided for your convenience.