Budget moved to community grants
Money allocated to the Lantern Festival, cancelled in the storms, has been made available to community groups.
Cyclone linen drive took on life of its own
When the call went out during Cyclone Gabrielle for linen, Papakura Local Board acting chair Jan Robinson swung into action.
Grants for all ages
Ōrākei Local Grants applications close 17 March, here are some examples of previous successful projects.
Some regional parks across Tāmaki Makaurau set to reopen
Three out of six regional parks across Auckland closed due to damage are set to reopen from Wednesday 1 March.
Unsung heroes of Puketāpapa
Puketāpapa’s superheroes swung into swift action amid Auckland’s wild weather.
Wading through it together at Riverside
At the Riverside Community Centre shelter, local volunteers and council staff helped provide a safe space and assistance during the cyclone.
Local board welcomes new member following by-election
Results from the Aotea/Great Barrier Local Board by-election confirm Laura Caine as the newest member elected to the board.
More funds found for critical projects
Extra funding has been allocated to advance projects at two popular Howick Local Board local sites.
#Maranga - Rise Up Aotearoa
Come along for live music, food stalls, and fun for the whole whānau
BLACKCAPS v Sri Lanka ODI - Fundraiser Match
It’s our chance to come together to support communities affected by Cyclone Gabrielle and future disasters.
Creepy Crawly Night Time Stream Explore – EcoFest
Bring a flashlight & wear sturdy shoes to explore Creepy Crawlies in Te Toki Reserve.
Crop Swap Meets Rocky Bay – EcoFest
If you have it, please bring something to swap - surplus produce, cut flowers, preserves, jams, seedlings and other garden-related goodies.
Just Eat It - Movie Screening: Avondale
The couple dive into the issue of waste, from farm to retail, all the way to the back of their own fridge.
Large Scale Eco Drawing
Learn how to prepare your chosen working surfaces, including canvas, recycled cotton sheets and large card off-cuts.
Pop-up vintage photography studio
Learn more about this technique and watch as the alchemic process magically makes images appear on the plate.