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Community 15 Aug 2022

Inspiring initiatives taking place in your community

Celebrating community groups and organisations doing amazing things in central Auckland.

Development 15 Aug 2022

A plan to shape central suburbs for future growth

An Integrated Area Plan to support growth and development has been adopted by the Albert-Eden and the Puketāpapa Local Boards.

Business / Economy 10 Aug 2022

A business school for the rebels is calling for applicants

The Rebel Business School will deliver 20 free workshops designed to equip aspiring entrepreneurs with the tools they need to start their own business.

Community 9 Aug 2022

Community Forums continue to connect

Ethnic Communities Forum an local success

Cleaning up our environment 9 Aug 2022

Waterways Protection Fund extended

Aotea / Great Barrier, Papakura, Franklin and Rodney, are all now part of the Regional Waterways Protection Fund.

Environment 8 Aug 2022

Environmental heroes celebrated in the Love Your Place Awards

Volunteers, businesses and schools working to help preserve the unique environment of the Waitākere Ranges have been recognised in the 2022 Love Your Place Awards.

Community 8 Aug 2022

Local Volunteer Expo

If you have an interest in becoming a volunteer then the Ōrākei Volunteer Expo may be just what you need

Arts 5 Aug 2022

Meditative Art for everyone

Through active guided meditations, discover an alternative perspective of how to express thoughts, feelings, and conflicts

Events

05 Oct 2022

‘Madame Curie’ family craft workshop

School holiday educational presentation about double Nobel prize-winning scientist, Marie Sklodowska Curie.

05 Oct 2022

Delicious Fiji curry

Enjoy making a delicious Fiji curry at Otahuhu Library.

05 Oct 2022

Diwali Lamp Making

Celebrate Diwali by making a Diya lamp, through provided upcycled arts and crafts.

05 Oct 2022

Family movie afternoon

Come and join us for an afternoon of popcorn and movie fun.

05 Oct 2022

HeritageTalks: History in a Coffee Cup – better than your latte fix with Tony Batistich

Hear history from Tony Batistich with a cup of coffee.

05 Oct 2022

HeritageTalks: Ulumate Project: Sacredness of Human Hair Series

A journey to make a contemporary ulu cavu wig and revive the ancient practice of Fijian wig making.

05 Oct 2022

HeritageTalks: Ulumate Project: Sacredness of Human Hair Series - with Daren Kamali and Joana Monolagi

Learn about human hair wig, the ancient practice of Fijian wig making.

05 Oct 2022

School Holidays – Steampunk

Use creative instincts and abilities along with recycled discarded objects to create steampunk masks.