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14-24 year olds 17 Jan 2023

Rangatahi urged to apply for Tuia mentoring programme

The city’s five southern local boards will all take part in this year’s Tuia rangatahi mentoring programme. Papakura Local Board 2022 Tuia representative Isabelle Penrose (Ngāi Tai ki Tāmaki) is urging rangatahi to apply.

Akl Paths 12 Jan 2023

10 parks to explore in Auckland's city centre

Did you know that there are ten parks or green spaces within one km of the Auckland Town Hall?

22 Dec 2022

Candidates confirmed for Aotea / Great Barrier Local Board by-election

Nominations for Aotea / Great Barrier Local Board by-election have now closed. Four eligible candidates have put their hands up to fill the vacant seat on the Aotea / Great Barrier Local Board.

14-24 year olds 22 Dec 2022

Playgrounds reopen in Greenhithe, Whenuapai and Windsor Park

Good things come to those who wait, and that’s certainly true for the families and children enjoying revamped playgrounds at Greenhithe War Memorial Park, Bill Moir Reserve and Parkwood Reserve.

Community 21 Dec 2022

Te Ara Awataha Northcote Greenway nears completion

A large part of Te Ara Awataha – Northcote’s new greenway – has been completed this month thanks to an ongoing collaboration between Kaipātiki Local Board, Eke Panuku, Mana Whenua, Healthy Waters, Kāinga Ora and local stakeholders.

Community 20 Dec 2022

Grants boost Whau projects

Whau’s community groups and volunteers received $38,243.19 for their mahi through Whau Local and multi-board grants.

Sports / Leisure 20 Dec 2022

Surf school scores new boards

Young surfers who partake in Aotea Boardriders Club’s lessons have ended the year on a high, with brand new surfboards to learn on thanks to a local board grant.

Community 20 Dec 2022

‘Fab It Up’ spreads joy among street whānau

A day of pampering for our street whānau lifted their spirits.

Events

03 Feb 2023

Chinese/Korean Pancake Workshop (Registration required)

Learn how to make Chinese scallion and Korean kimchi pancakes.

03 Feb 2023 - 05 Feb 2023

Fiesta in the Square

Prepare to sashay your way into this giant party.

03 Feb 2023 - 24 Feb 2023

Storytime at the Maritime

Refresh yourself at Koel, our museum café, before or after storytime.

03 Feb 2023 - 25 Feb 2023

Auckland Live Summer in the Square

Gather your friends and whānau for a scorching good time because this February, Aotea Square is the place to be!

03 Feb 2023 - 26 Feb 2023

Guided Museum Tours

Make the most of your visit to the Maritime Museum with a complimentary guided tour. Our experienced guides have a rich wealth of knowledge across all aspects of maritime histor...

03 Feb 2023 - 31 Mar 2023

Digital: Digital Devices

Learn how to make the best use of your phone and other devices.

03 Feb 2023 - 15 Dec 2023

Rhymetime with Stories

Rhymetime is a fun, free session for pre-schoolers to sing, move and practise co-ordination.

01 Feb 2023 - 03 Feb 2023

Vector Lights for Auckland Lantern Festival

Watch and listen as the lights form lanterns that float into the night sky. The show will play from 9pm until midnight, every 15 minutes.