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14-24 year olds 14 Oct 2021

A head start for Māngere-Ōtāhuhu youth

Applications are now open for Māngere-Ōtāhuhu Youth Grants that provide up to $1000 to support 13-24-year-olds towards learning and development opportunities.

14-24 year olds 14 Sep 2021

South urged to heed testing message

With Manurewa one of seven Auckland suburbs identified by the Ministry of Health as needing more COVID-19 testing, Auckland Council Manurewa-Papakura Ward Councillor Angela Dalton is urging residents to heed the call.

Business / Economy 23 Aug 2021

Help shape the future of Old Papatoetoe  

If Old Papatoetoe is part of your life, you won’t want to miss this opportunity to have your say on its future.

Environment 2 Aug 2021

Beautification Trust launches four new ways to help community

Four new schemes will help the Beautification Trust assist local groups.

14-24 year olds 2 Aug 2021

Nana Tu joins young artists in exhibition

Artists mentored at The Corner: Creative Space, have their work on show at the Papakura Art Gallery.

Waste 26 Jul 2021

Southern areas in bid to lift recycling

Selected areas in the Ōtara-Papatoetoe and Manurewa local board will take part in a trial to reduce contamination in recycling bins.

Community 14 Jul 2021

Toetoe-roa / Cooper Park gets a makeover with community and local board collaboration

Tamariki of Cooper Crescent in Ōtara are thrilled to see the all-new Toetoe-roa / Cooper Park following a major makeover, thanks to Ōtara-Papatoetoe Local Board turning their vision into reality.

Environment 7 Jul 2021

Manukau Harbour report welcomed

Elected leaders from across the city have welcomed a report into the state of the Manukau Harbour as a starting point for the critical waterway's renewal.

Events

25 Oct 2021 - 31 Oct 2021

Keep New Zealand Beautiful Clean Up Week 2021

Participate in New Zealand’s largest clean up event and make a significant difference in your local area.

12 Nov 2021 - 04 Dec 2021

Plant Pest (Weed) Workshop

Learn more about how to identify and manually control weeds in your local park and backyard.

04 Dec 2021

Pacific Fusion Fashion Show 2021

Showcasing 11 Polynesian designers with a stellar line up of fashion.

25 Sep 2022

Manukau Symphony Orchestra: Scheherazade

Guest conductor New Zealander Tianyi Lu will return for the 2022 season.