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Community 25 Nov 2022

Auckland’s newest boulevard opens for summer

There’s another reason to visit one of Auckland’s favourite summer spots, with the extended Ōrewa Boulevard complete in time for summer.

Community 24 Nov 2022

Waiuku Mudlarks ask for help to stop good work going to waste

Presenting a petition to Franklin Local Board, group members Tony Ogilvie and Paul Stewart appealed for help to combat “rampant reinfestation” of mangroves in the area.

Health / Wellbeing 21 Nov 2022

A hearty new addition to the island

Two lifesaving devices are arriving on Aotea / Great Barrier thanks to the Community Heart Care Project.

Community 21 Nov 2022

Howick's Point View Track reopens in time for summer

Rediscover Point View Track this summer. Freshly upgraded, the bush path has re-opened, following a couple of months of improvements and prevention work against kauri dieback.

Community 21 Nov 2022

No.3 Roskill Theatre is tops

A little theatre group is quietly gaining momentum and a solid local following thanks to its original content and funding from Puketāpapa Local Board.

Community 18 Nov 2022

Manurewa residents connecting with the digital world

The ability to learn new skills is helping one group of senior residents connect with the digital world.

Community 18 Nov 2022

Where to next for Wellsford's cherished Centennial Park?

The public now has a chance to influence the future of Wellsford's much-loved Centennial Park.

18 Nov 2022

Amplifying the voice of our tamariki

Glen Innes young people are raising their voices on issues that affect them.

Events

28 Jan 2023

Tang Yuan Making Workshop 汤圆工作坊

This is a family workshop; children may join with their parents or guardians.

28 Jan 2023

The Wingman Festival

A one-day bi-annual music festival held on Great Barrier Island on Auckland Anniversary Weekend.

28 Jan 2023

Year of the Rabbit Family Fun Day

Join us for stories, songs and fun activities to celebrate the year of the Rabbit in the library.

28 Jan 2023 - 30 Jan 2023

Clevedon Art Trail Open Studio Weekend

The annual Anniversary weekend trail-wide Open Studio Event is art in action, demonstration, workshops, and exhibitions.

28 Jan 2023 - 30 Jan 2023

Riverhaven Artland Summer Sculpture Weekend 2023

This is the fourth year in a row that the Blundell family have offered up their sculpture park to help support Franklin Hospice.

28 Jan 2023 - 30 Jan 2023

Under the Sea Virtual Reality Pop-up

Learn what causes ocean damage and what actions can be taken to protect the marine environment.

28 Jan 2023 - 01 Feb 2023

Yeon Hyang Hoe (Oriental Brush Calligraphy

Yeon Hyang Hoe aims to promote Korean culture and calligraphy to reach out to the wider community in Aotearoa.

28 Jan 2023 - 01 Feb 2023

Yeon Hyang HOe (Oriental Brush Calligraphy)

Yeon Hyang Hoe will promote Korean culture and calligraphy to reach out to the wider community in Aotearoa.