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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

Vintage Market at Pah Homestead

Join us at Pah Homestead for a celebration of crafts and creations from yester-year.

15 Oct 2022

Yokai Talk 5: Dan Taipua : My Favourite Monsters: Yokai in Toys, Games and Cartoons

Join Dan Taipua in a family-friendly talk about the monsters you may already know, from the popular worlds of Pokémon.

15 Oct 2022 - 16 Oct 2022

Opening Weekend of Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera: Art and Life in Modern Mexico

A weekend of Mexican food, music, crafts and art.

15 Oct 2022 - 29 Oct 2022

The Addams Family Musical

A comical feast that embraces the wackiness in every family.

15 Oct 2022 - 03 Dec 2022

Kahlo & Rivera: Mexican Modernism - A Curator’s Talk

Join us for an illustrated talk by curator Julia Waite as she explores the dynamic and complex networks between art, people and place in modern Mexico.

15 Oct 2022 - 22 Jan 2023

Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera: Art and Life in Modern Mexico

Come face to face with one of the 20th century’s most recognisable cultural icons in this international exhibition.

17 Sep 2022 - 19 Nov 2022

Healthy Body Mind and Spirit: Living Tai Chi

Experience the ancient Chinese art of Tai Chi for relaxation, balance and well-being for free.

14 Sep 2022 - 31 Dec 2022

Korean Book Chat

Take part in Korean Book Chat.