Hero image

Local

News

Community 2 May 2024

Fines and community service for breaches by developers embraced by local board

Ōtara-Papatoetoe local board stands behind the decision to enforce substantial fines and community service on developers found in breach of the RMA regulations.

Community 1 May 2024

Windmill Pavilion revamp whirled around in time for netball season

The pavilion is now dressed ready to impress for the 2024 season with a newly upgraded kiosk and covered space, toilet facilities, first aid room and storage.

Community 1 May 2024

Targeted paths rate sent for final approval

Franklin Local Board will ask the Governing Body to give final approval to a targeted rate for the area to fund paths and pedestrian improvements.

Community 1 May 2024

Half time - swap over!

It's all change - sort of - at the top for Manurewa Local Board

Community 1 May 2024

Change of roles within Henderson-Massey Local Board

Dr. Will Flavell steps in to replace Brooke Loader as the new deputy chair of Henderson-Massey Local Board.

Community 30 Apr 2024

Nathan family returns for Homestead's swansong before it closes for renewal work

A crowd that included founding family members has gathered at Nathan Homestead, ahead of renewal and seismic-strengthening work, to celebrate its place at the heart of Manurewa. 

City Centre Waterfront 30 Apr 2024

Dance to the beats of Africa

Freyberg Square will move to the drumbeats of Africa on Friday 3 May when Ellen Melville Centre hosts an Afrikan Market between 4pm and 8pm, ushering in Africa Month and New Zealand Music Month side by side.

Community 30 Apr 2024

Eco-neighbourhoods create fun environment for learning

Dedicated work is being carried out in Ōtara to make meaningful contributions towards combating climate change.

Events

16 May 2024 - 02 Jun 2024

The Handlers

This show will make you laugh, cry, reminisce, get you all fired up and make you remember all the...

14 May 2024 - 27 Jun 2024

Matariki - Ngā Whetū o te Tau Hou | The Stars of the New Year

From the comfort of your planetarium seat, you’ll embark on a journey to ngā whetū (the stars).

11 May 2024 - 25 May 2024

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

A play, based on Mark Haddon's Whitbread and Commonwealth Writers' Award-winning book.

11 May 2024 - 22 Jun 2024

Dizziness & Drawing Breath an exhibition by Georgia Arnold

This exhibition explores autobiography and the role of art in self-understanding.

10 May 2024 - 24 May 2024

Auckland Live at Lunch

Kick off your weekend early with Auckland Live at Lunch!

10 May 2024 - 19 Jul 2024

Chess Club - Warkworth War Memorial Library

Come along to Warkworth Library's weekly chess club.

04 May 2024 - 25 May 2024

Aurélia

A community theatre production of Aurélia by special arrangement with Samuel French Ltd and the...

03 May 2024 - 26 May 2024

NZ International Comedy Festival

Experience the very best comedians from Aotearoa and around the world in over 140 shows across May.