Transport 28 Apr 2022

Increased Public Transport needed to meet growth challenge in Whau, says local board

Whau needs more feeder bus services, an increase in frequency of trains and provision of a park and ride building in New Lynn to meet the challenge of growth in the area, says Whau Local Board.

Cycling 13 Apr 2022

Celebrating five years of the New Lynn bike hub

It has been five years since the trailblazing opening of the very first EcoMatters bike hub in New Lynn, a project supported by Whau Local Board, with no signs of the hub slowing down.

16 Mar 2022

Board thrilled Vibrant Streets set to come to Avondale

Whau Local Board is delighted its Avondale Open Streets project is to be funded through the new Ngā Tiriti Ngangahau - The Vibrant Streets Programme.

Environment 25 Feb 2022

A little love goes a long way to get rid of those weeds

Piha resident Dr Jill Poulston is systematically weeding in the bush near her home, supported by family, friends and a Love Your Neighbourhood grant from Waitākere Ranges Local Board. 

Walkways 24 Feb 2022

Plan to improve local paths in Whau

A plan to improve the network of local paths in parks to better connect communities in Whau has been agreed to by Whau Local Board.

Libraries 11 Feb 2022

New adult literacy books launched

Literacy Waitākere and Auckland Council Libraries are marking the Festival of Adult Learning Ahurei Ākonga with the launch of three new adult literacy books on 12 March 2022 at New Lynn Library.


25 May 2022 - 15 Jun 2022

The Art Kitchen

A series of free workshops for artists.

28 May 2022

Foraging for Immune-Boosting Foods

Join registered naturopath Paloma Velásquez for health-boosting ideas.

02 Jun 2022 - 19 Jun 2022

June Composting Workshops

Composting workshops for the whole family.

02 Jun 2022 - 08 Jul 2022

Can You Candidate? You Can. Drop-in Information Sessions

Drop-in information sessions for anyone interested in becoming a candidate in the Auckland Council local elections 2022.

11 Jun 2022

Philippine Independence Day Celebration

Including exhibits, food stalls, craft, hobby plants, fashion/clothing, a dance presentation and much more.

11 Jun 2022 - 19 Jun 2022

Introduction to Arduino IOT Workshop

This four-session workshop is an entry level course to the world of Arduino and Internet of Things.

21 Jun 2022 - 16 Jul 2022

Matariki Festival 2022

An exciting line-up of more than 80 events region-wide.

05 Jul 2022 - 14 Jul 2022

Can You Candidate? You Can. Zoom in with Elections Experts

Online information sessions for anyone interested in becoming a candidate in the Auckland Council local elections 2022.