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Business / Economy 27 Jan 2023

Submissions open on Beachlands plan

A private plan change being sought around land in Beachlands could open the way for more than 3000 new dwellings.

Community 26 Jan 2023

Heritage grant for at risk St James

An Auckland Council heritage grant will help fund a much-needed conservation report for Ardmore's St James Church.

Cultural 25 Jan 2023

Multicultural celebrations are on again - Diversity Festival is back

One of Tāmaki Makaurau’s most iconic festivals is back. After a three-year break, Diversity Festival returns on Saturday 4 March to Hayman Park in Manukau.

Community 24 Jan 2023

Former tagger helps young Aucklanders use their skills well

A former tagger is putting his mark on Manurewa in a more positive way, and inspiring others to do the same.

Community 24 Jan 2023

Apply for an Upper Harbour grant

Community groups wanting to deliver projects and events in the Upper Harbour Local Board area have until 17 March to apply for funding.

Development 23 Jan 2023

Board committed to Te Mahia upgrade

Rising costs have hit an upgrade at Te Mahia Station but Manurewa Local Board remains committed to the project.

Community 23 Jan 2023

Grants help Manurewa groups

Applications for Manurewa Local Board grant funding reached almost $200,000 in the latest round.

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.

Events

04 Feb 2023 - 06 Feb 2023

Vector Lights for Waitangi Day

New Zealand’s national holiday, Waitangi Day commemorates the signing of Te Titiriti o Waitangi (The Treaty of Waitangi) between Māori rangatira (chiefs) and the British Crown....

04 Feb 2023 - 12 Mar 2023

2023 Wild Streets Festival of Play

Bring along a picnic and make a day of it.

04 Feb 2023 - 18 Mar 2023

Gold Adult Bike Skills

Learn to ride more confidently and safely in heavier traffic.

19 Jan 2023 - 20 Apr 2023

Hungerball - Myers Park

A customised inflatable sports arena where a range of sports/games can be played for all ages.

14 Jan 2023 - 11 Mar 2023

Pop Up Play!

Join us to play multisport, capture the flag, ultimate Frisbee lawn games, and many more.

05 Nov 2022 - 31 Dec 2023

Weekend Craft

Come and join us for all day craft making at Whangaparāoa Library!

20 Oct 2022 - 04 Mar 2023

Death Cafe

Wake up awareness with the topic of death

05 Feb 2023

2023 Lunar New Year Celebration

Come along for a fun filled day for the whole family.