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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.

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.

Have your say 15 Sep 2022

Give feedback on how Upper Harbour parks are managed

People are invited to have their say on how 260 parks and almost 800 hectares of land are managed in Upper Harbour.

Events

15 Oct 2022

Henna your hands and make your own Diya for Diwali

Learn how to henna your hands and to make your own Diya.

15 Oct 2022

Icons of the Waitematā: Heritage Sailing

Set sail aboard heritage scow Ted Ashby for a special two-hour cruise on the glittering Waitematā Harbour.  Glide past the iconic Bean Rock (Aotearoa New Zealand's oldest wooden...

15 Oct 2022

Malaysian Indian Style Cooking Demonstration

Learn how to make Thosai, a rice and Urid dhal pancake and Malaysian Indian style chicken curry

15 Oct 2022

Manukau Concert Band presents ... Cabaret!

Join the Manukau Concert Band for a wonderful evening of popular old-time favourites.

15 Oct 2022

October Saturday Gallery Club: Forgotten Vessels in Clay

Join us in the Homestead Galleries where we will be forming our own hue-shaped vessels from clay.

15 Oct 2022

Seasonal Pulse Spring: Organics and Kaitiakitanga

Learn to harness the rising energy of the spring and summer garden, and plan for the warm season ahead.

15 Oct 2022

The Month of Indonesian Language and Literature

A family event to see and enjoy Indonesian culture in a traditional way.

15 Oct 2022

The Repair Show | International Repair Day 2022 | Repair Café Aotearoa NZ

This worldwide Repair Day celebrates the strength of community coming together and helping each other.