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Council news 13 Sep 2022

Development Contributions policy out for second public consultation

Auckland Council is seeking feedback on the next stage of updating its Development Contributions Policy, to ensure new developments contribute fairly to the funding of the council’s infrastructure.

14-24 year olds 13 Sep 2022

Work to make route safer progresses

Significant progress has been made around Walters Road’s open drains, a safety issue because of the number of schoolchildren walking in the area.

Akl Paths 13 Sep 2022

Pathways around Wai-O-Taiki closed for upgrade work

Pathways in and around Wai-O-Taiki Nature Reserve will be closed temporarily, while important track upgrades are undertaken.

Community 13 Sep 2022

Moneywise play options

Ōrākei Local Board supports the Meadowbank Toy Library through the Ōrākei Local Grant which are offered to the community biannually. The next grant round is open to applications 16 January to 17 February 2023.

Heritage 9 Sep 2022

Take a bite of Sandringham’s culinary heritage

A new free virtual Food Heritage Walking Tour is the perfect way to get a taste of Sandringham’s culinary history and heritage.

Community 7 Sep 2022

Papakura adopts park concept plan

A concept plan to develop Ōpaheke Park has been adopted.

Community 7 Sep 2022

Manurewa backs local groups

The latest round of Manurewa Local Board grants funding has been allocated.

Events

11 Oct 2022

School Holidays – Frankentoys

Children aged 5-13 years can create wonderful crafts.

11 Oct 2022

Soap-Powered Boat Racing

Get together with us to make a whole fleet of boats and have races.

11 Oct 2022

Timed sports obstacle course

Enjoy timed sports obstacle course.

11 Oct 2022

Titiwai (Glow Worm) Night Walk with Kaipātiki Project

Navigate awesome new tracks of Eskdale Reserve and see glow-worms.

11 Oct 2022 - 15 Oct 2022

I’m Happy You’re Here

A wonderfully personal comedy for those who have ever felt bad about feeling bad.

11 Oct 2022 - 22 Oct 2022

I Get So Emotional Baby

The gateway to truth is gendered - horror is a woman who knows.

17 Sep 2022 - 11 Oct 2022

Movie Screening: Mariupol. Unlost Hope.

Free screening of this recent documentary film Mariupol. Unlost Hope.

12 Oct 2022

Accordion Journal Making

Explore the accordion or concertina technique to make a journal that folds out.