2 December

Bin the Bag

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Bin the Bag

Throughout 2017 we were contracted by Auckland Council for the rollout of the new waste management system in Manukau.  The ‘Bin the Bag’ community engagement campaign was created to inform the public of the new system, help them understand the reasons behind the changes and after the new bins had been delivered, ease the transition […]

1 November

2017 Puhinui Stream Challenge

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2017 Puhinui Stream Challenge

The Puhinui Stream Challenge is an annual event held in Manukau & Manurewa to help celebrate the local waterways and promote healthy living.  Participants take part in a fun 6km walk or run from Hayman Park in Manukau to Totora Park in Manurewa, with a host of activities along the way. We were commissioned to […]

11 September

The Cigarette Butts

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The Cigarette Butts

We were commissioned by Auckland Council to develop, install and measure the effects of four different creative approaches to promote correct cigarette littering (i.e. not putting cigarette butts on the ground) in the Auckland CBD. The intent of the project was to experiment and test the different approaches in order to reveal key learning that […]

9 April

2017 Come Fly With Me

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2017 Come Fly With Me

This was the second year we ran this annual event at Hobsonville Point.  This time we teamed up with the local Hobsonville Point Secondary School, who used the event as part of a school-wide project and helped us develop and run a host of different activities throughout the day.  All school subjects were covered in […]

19 March

2017 Panmure Fun Day

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2017 Panmure Fun Day

The Panmure Fun Day is an annual full-day community event held in celebration of the wonderful Panmure Basin and local environs. We were engaged to give participants a fun excuse to walk around the entire perimeter of the basin.  Fully embracing the piratical theme, we created a passport on which to collect stamps for completing […]

28 February

2017 Young Enterprise Scheme

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2017 Young Enterprise Scheme

We were commissioned to create the opening activities for the 2017 Young Enterprise Scheme’s kick-off days across Auckland.  Catering for up to 600 students per event, we developed and facilitated a series of activities to help students prepare for a busy day of future planning, team working and idea generation. The activities were centered around […]

30 January

2017 Laneway Festival

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2017 Laneway Festival

The 2017 Laneway Festival was the first (and hopefully not the last!) to be in Albert Park in the heart of Auckland City.  A fantastic venue spread across multiple stages and plenty of room to spread out. For the last few years we had taken over Silo 6 in the Wynyard Quarter, creating a playspace […]

13 November

Cornwall Park Kite Day

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Cornwall Park Kite Day

We all love Cornwall Park, and so were delighted to have the opportunity to offer a series of activations for their Spring Kite Day.  Drawing on our experience from running the Hobsonville Point ‘Come Fly With Me’ festival earlier in the year, we wanted to offer some fun, interactive kite-themed activities for the families attending […]

8 October

2016 Auckland Art Week – Changing Lanes

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2016 Auckland Art Week – Changing Lanes

Our proposal for Auckland Council’s ‘Changing Lanes’ fund for Artweek was to install a chalk tapestry along the length of Durham Lane.  Working in partnership with local artist Selwyn Vercoe, we designed multilayered chalk stencils inspired by various cultural patterns from around the world. Installed in shifts over the course of Artweek, we were able […]

23 September

2016 Festival For The Future

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2016 Festival For The Future

We are big fans of the Festival for the Future and following on from our crowd-favourite ‘Wild Ambitions’ game from last year, wanted to again support the festival by running a creative, immersive workshop.  This year we wanted to focus on helping attendees make the most of what they experience and learn at the festival […]