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Community 1 May 2024

Windmill Pavilion revamp whirled around in time for netball season

The pavilion is now dressed ready to impress for the 2024 season with a newly upgraded kiosk and covered space, toilet facilities, first aid room and storage.

Community 1 May 2024

Targeted paths rate sent for final approval

Franklin Local Board will ask the Governing Body to give final approval to a targeted rate for the area to fund paths and pedestrian improvements.

Community 1 May 2024

Half time - swap over!

It's all change - sort of - at the top for Manurewa Local Board

Community 1 May 2024

Change of roles within Henderson-Massey Local Board

Dr. Will Flavell steps in to replace Brooke Loader as the new deputy chair of Henderson-Massey Local Board.

Community 30 Apr 2024

Nathan family returns for Homestead's swansong before it closes for renewal work

A crowd that included founding family members has gathered at Nathan Homestead, ahead of renewal and seismic-strengthening work, to celebrate its place at the heart of Manurewa. 

City Centre Waterfront 30 Apr 2024

Dance to the beats of Africa

Freyberg Square will move to the drumbeats of Africa on Friday 3 May when Ellen Melville Centre hosts an Afrikan Market between 4pm and 8pm, ushering in Africa Month and New Zealand Music Month side by side.

Community 30 Apr 2024

Eco-neighbourhoods create fun environment for learning

Dedicated work is being carried out in Ōtara to make meaningful contributions towards combating climate change.

Community 30 Apr 2024

A change of seasons for Ōtara-Papatoetoe local board

With Autumn in full swing, a shift in leadership is occurring within the Ōtara-Papatoetoe Local Board.

Events

22 Jun 2024

Matariki Whanau Kite-Making

Celebrate Matariki with us! Bring the whole family and create your own whanau kite, then fly it (...

22 Jun 2024

Matariki Whau Kapa Haka Festival

Come check out New Lynn's Kapa Haka Festival and Mākete.

22 Jun 2024

National Flash Fiction Day

Join us to celebrate the shortest day of the year and flash fiction - the shorted of short stories.

22 Jun 2024

NGĀ MAHI A RĒHIA

Matariki is approaching and the Central City Library has teamed up with Tītahi ki Tua kapahaka, t...

22 Jun 2024

Nga Mata-Ariki o Tawhirimatea ki Birkdale Beach Haven

Ngā Mata Ariki o Tāwhirimātea Celebration at Birkdale Community House and Hall!

22 Jun 2024

Night Light Cycle

Bling out your bike, bring your lights, and light up the night!

22 Jun 2024

OPEN DAY - "Resilience: The Fibre that Connects Us"

Join us on Saturday, 22 June, at the Franklin Arts Centre from 10am to 2pm for a fibre-filled day...

22 Jun 2024

Performance Art Workshop - Alexa Wilson

This workshop with Alexa Wilson explores performative embodiments of grief, either collectively o...