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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

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.