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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

11 Feb 2023

Pride Event with Guest Speaker Richard Jin from "New Zealand Falcons: Gay and Inclusive Rugby in Aotearoa"

Join our guest speaker, Richard Jin, from “New Zealand Falcons: Gay and Inclusive Rugby in Aotearoa,” talk about his story, the organisation, and the work they do.

11 Feb 2023

Pride Poetry Slam

Poets will compete not only for the crown and bragging rights but also for a cash prize to a charity of their choice!

11 Feb 2023

So you want to be a park ranger - author talk by John Walsh

Hear about the work of a ranger of the Huia Ranger Station.

11 Feb 2023

Takatāpui Pride Wall

Pick up a paintbrush or just come along to observe in support.

11 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.

11 Feb 2023 - 01 Jul 2023

Free Korean Language Classes

20-week course on Saturday afternoons.

22 Oct 2022 - 26 Mar 2023

Breeze Sailing

Set sail on your next adventure aboard Breeze, a traditional wooden brigantine similar to vessels used for New Zealand coastal and inter-Dominion trades in the 19th and early 20...

12 Feb 2023

Big Gay Out 2023

The biggest Rainbow Community in Aotearoa, Big Gay Out returns this summer on Sunday 12 February, 2023 in Coyle Park. Join us for a day of queer music, markets, the gayest dance...