Hero image

Local

News

Community 17 Jan 2023

Dogs - a postie’s best friend?

With the help of the Albert-Eden Local Board Arts Broker and a $3000 local board grant, Postie Mike, A Dog’s Best Friend was published in December 2022.  It is an illustrated children’s book, based on real dogs in the community.

Akl Paths 30 Nov 2022

The more the merrier at Waikōwhai Park

All are invited to celebrate the opening and blessing for the upgraded Waikōwhai Park playground in Hillsborough with Puketāpapa Local Board on 18 December.

Community 21 Nov 2022

No.3 Roskill Theatre is tops

A little theatre group is quietly gaining momentum and a solid local following thanks to its original content and funding from Puketāpapa Local Board.

14-24 year olds 9 Nov 2022

New Coyle Park basketball court planned for 2023

Basketball fans in Albert-Eden will be delighted with the news that a new basketball court is set to be installed in Coyle Park, Point Chevalier.

Climate action 8 Nov 2022

Local Bike Kitchen leads the way

Bike Kitchen supports new trend in community

Community 23 Sep 2022

Be a chatterbox this Mental Health Awareness Week

A new initiative is encouraging Aucklanders to open up as part of Mental Health Awareness Week.

23 Sep 2022

Board members farewelled in Albert-Eden

More than half of century of experience has been lost with the decision of three Albert-Eden Local Board members not to seek re-election.

23 Sep 2022

Persistence pays off for retiring local board member

Staff and fellow local board members thanked retiring Puketāpapa Local Board member Harry Doig for his impressive record of leadership and service at the board’s last business meeting for the current electoral term.

Events

01 Feb 2023 - 26 Feb 2023

Queer Joy Exhibition

'Queer joy' is a feeling of happiness directly related to someone's experiences as a queer person.

04 Dec 2022 - 05 Mar 2023

Ukulele Club

Play the ukulele with fellow ukulele players.

20 Oct 2022 - 04 Mar 2023

Death Cafe

Wake up awareness with the topic of death

05 Feb 2023 - 23 Feb 2023

February Composting Workshops

This free workshop offers an introduction to composting with bokashi bins, worm farms and cold composting bins.

20 Oct 2022 - 28 Feb 2023

Chinese Digital Device Classes

Learn basic operations of smartphone and tablet.

26 Jan 2023 - 02 Mar 2023

Zoo Lates

Summer nightlife just got wilder in Western Springs!

11 Feb 2023

Chakra Alignment Journey

Align your chakras with sound healing bowls and light language activations.

11 Feb 2023

So you want to be a park ranger - author talk by John Walsh

Hear about the work of a ranger of the Huia Ranger Station.