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Community 18 May 2022

Green light for $6.5 million Te Pae o Kura upgrade

Plans for a $6.5 million refurbishment of Te Pae o Kura / Kelston Community Centre have been approved by Henderson-Massey Local Board.

Climate action 12 May 2022

Cycling budget controversy misses real point, say councillors

Waitākere Ward Councillors Shane Henderson and Linda Cooper say that headlines criticizing plans for future cycling infrastructure in Auckland missed the real issue, tackling climate change.  

Heritage 12 May 2022

Red letter day as Shadbolt House writers retreat takes step forward

Sixteen years in the making, Shadbolt House in Titirangi has taken a step toward becoming a writers retreat following a decision by Waitākere Ranges Local Board.

Parks / Outdoors 10 May 2022

Route change reaps rewards

A change in route for the proposed walkway in Glen Eden from Verdale Circle to Glendale Road has resulted in a cheaper, less complicated construction of the route.

Plans / Projects 13 Apr 2022

Boost for lighting improvements in Henderson

Plans to improve the lighting in Henderson Town Centre have received a boost following the allocation of $30,000 for an assessment to be undertaken and an implementation plan to improve the lighting in the area.

Arts 13 Apr 2022

Dream comes true as Kākano Art Gallery opens in the heart of Henderson

The opening of Kākano Art Gallery in Henderson Town Centre is a dream come true and a culmination of years of work.

Parks / Outdoors 21 Mar 2022

Waitākere parks international award winners

Two parks in the Waitākere Ranges have been awarded the prestigious Green Flag award, the international quality mark for parks and green spaces.

Transport 18 Mar 2022

Safer streets for Konini Primary as part of Vibrant Streets project

A project to help provide safer streets around Konini Primary School in Glen Eden is set to go ahead as part of the new Auckland Council Vibrant Streets programme.

Events

06 May 2022 - 29 May 2022

The Jerome Incident, 1956

Peter Force is obsessed with ideas, storytelling and big sticks of charcoal.

08 Apr 2022 - 29 May 2022

A Dim, Purple Kind of Smell

An exhibition exploring how encounters with daily movements can be translated into mark making.

08 Apr 2022 - 29 May 2022

Only the Strongest / No Stars Above

Tāmaki Makaurau-based multidisciplinary artist Emily Brown presents a new suite of prints on stretched silk.

08 Apr 2022 - 29 May 2022

인사 Greeting

Yeonjae Choi explores ideas around femininity and race in a new suite of figurative clay vessels.

12 Mar 2022 - 29 May 2022

Te Uru Presents: ICI: Notes for Tomorrow

Artworks selected from around the world to reflect on a new global reality ushered in by the COVID-19 pandemic.

05 Mar 2022 - 29 May 2022

Te Uru Presents: Katerina Teaiwa: Project Banaba

A community-led exhibition that highlights the experience of Auckland's thriving Banaban community. 

05 Mar 2022 - 29 May 2022

Te Uru Presents: Te Kaneati

A presentation of Banaban arts, culture and heritage by Tāmaki Makaurau’s Banaban community.

26 Feb 2022 - 05 Jun 2022

Te Uru Presents: Cora-Allan Wickliffe: From Otītori Bay Road

This exhibition presents a series of landscape paintings made by Cora-Allan Wickliffe.