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Libraries 29 Sep 2022

Name adopted for Avondale library and community hub

Avondale library and community hub has taken another step in its development, following the adoption of the name ‘Te Hono’ by Whau Local Board.

27 Sep 2022

Whau Pacific Festival 2022 a roaring success

For the second year running, the crowds were dazzled at the Whau Pacific Festival.

15 Aug 2022

New guide promotes West Auckland arts scene

Publishers of a new guide aimed at showcasing West Auckland’s thriving arts destination want to help you explore the west’s cultural attractions

Environment 21 Jul 2022

Volunteers getting involved to love our local streams

Volunteers are digging in right around the Whau area to care for their local streamside areas, thanks to long standing support from the Whau Local Board.

23 Jun 2022

Whau gets to work with board programme

A focus on environmental programmes as well as funding for improvements to facilities and infrastructure are some of the key items in the Whau Local Board work programme.

Community 26 May 2022

ANZAC events not at risk in Whau, says board

Whau Local Board has asked Auckland Transport to investigate the costs of traffic management plans for events

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.

Events

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.

07 Feb 2023 - 24 Oct 2023

Textile Tuesday at Avondale Library

Try your hand at spinning, weaving, and stitching, or just sit back and enjoy browsing our vast collection of craft books.

09 Feb 2023 - 12 Feb 2023

Team Up 2 Clean Up

Meet new people, exchange ideas to spark new ones, get light exercise, and make a difference to our community and environment.

13 Feb 2023 - 14 Feb 2023

World Wetland Day Free Kayak event

This is a unique opportunity to experience and learn about this special coastal wetland environment.

18 Feb 2023

Whau Zine Fest!

Enjoy FREE entry first Whau Zine Fest.

22 Feb 2023

Digital Pathways for Adults: Create a Gmail account

Learn to create a Gmail account.

24 Feb 2023 - 11 Mar 2023

Kiwifruits

It's a classic rom-com filled with marvelous costumes and musical numbers, all narrated by two drag queens with a flair for the dramatic.