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20 Sep 2022

Bob Wichman bids adieu to local politics

A familiar name is missing from this year’s ballot paper for Howick Local Board.

Community 19 Sep 2022

Hard-working coastie steps down from politics

Hibiscus and Bays Local Board Member Janet Fitzgerald has stepped down from local government after a 30-year career dating back to Rodney District Council.

19 Sep 2022

‘Accidental politician’ Vanessa Neeson steps down after 33 years

Retiring Vanessa Neeson looks back on 33 years of West Auckland politics

Community 19 Sep 2022

Ōrākei stalwart steps away from politics

Former Board Chair Colin Davis has stepped away from local government after an almost 24-year career as an elected representative and a total of 62 years’ service to the city given he worked for the council continuously from 1960.

Community 16 Sep 2022

Barber Ken calls time on local board career

Long-serving Manurewa Local Board member Ken Penney is not seeking re-election.

Housing 15 Sep 2022

Watertight, warm, and more functional homes for mana whenua

Habitat for Humanity’s Home Repair Programme is overseeing essential repairs to 11 houses.

Food / Drink 15 Sep 2022

Strengthening community kai resilience on Aotea

An increase in the amount of food grown locally on Aotea / Great Barrier is happening slowly but surely.

Heritage 15 Sep 2022

Preserving heritage for the future

A programme of work to strengthen the Studio One Toi Tū buildings is set to get underway in October.

Events

16 Nov 2022 - 20 Nov 2022

Aotearoa Art Fair

Be in first at the VIP Preview of the Fair and experience Aotearoa Art Fair without the crowds.

17 Nov 2022

NZTrio Presents Legacy 3

Gao Ping’s NZ legacy continues long after his return to China in this brand new commission.

18 Nov 2022

Howick Village Christmas Fair 2022

Enjoy pre-Christmas shopping event in Howick.

18 Nov 2022

Stockade Hill Christmas Lights

Grab a blanket and enjoy the stunning views, yummy refreshments and family entertainment at Stockade Hill Christmas Lights.

18 Nov 2022 - 03 Dec 2022

3Women

A funny and frank play by comedian and writer Katy Brand.

19 Nov 2022

Foyer Concert Series: Rising Stars, Local Singer Songwriters

Free concert by two South Auckland artists.

19 Nov 2022

Grey Lynn Park Festival

A long-running, one day community festival in Auckland filled with music, arts and entertainment.

19 Nov 2022

Houstoun Plays Saint-Saëns

Amazing piano concert to enjoy.