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24 Feb 2017

Warkworth facilities set for upgrade

Construction of two new public toilets in Warkworth is due to start soon.

Dogs 24 Feb 2017

Help make our beaches fun for all

In response to recent dog-related issues reported at Takapuna Beach, Devonport-Takapuna Local Board wanted to remind people about the rules in place at our beaches and encourage consideration for other beach users.

Parks / Outdoors 23 Feb 2017

South Auckland is home to New Zealand’s best neighbourhood

Randwick Park in Manurewa is New Zealand’s Mitre10 Community of the Year.

Environment 22 Feb 2017

Free health checks for rental properties

Landlords with rentals in the Māngere-Ōtahuhu, Whau, Puketāpapa and Maungakiekie-Tāmaki Local Board area could be eligible for a free assessment on their properties along with help to make them warmer and more energy-efficient.

Environment 22 Feb 2017

Kauri dieback ambassadors spreading the word

A team of ambassadors will be out in force in the Waitākeres this summer raising awareness about kauri dieback and teaching people how to stop it.

Arts 22 Feb 2017

Explore Auckland Art Gallery with Google Maps

You can now explore Auckland Art Gallery without leaving home, thanks to the Museum View feature from Google.

Cultural 22 Feb 2017

Couple turns heritage hall into home

A young Auckland couple have used Auckland Regional Historic Heritage Grants Programme to help partially restore Foresters' Hall

Community 21 Feb 2017

Sandringham has a new playground

Sandringham residents have a playground and reserve they can be proud of thanks to the collaboration between Auckland Council and a local community collective.

Events

26 Jan 2024 - 29 Nov 2024

Family History Help

Need help researching your family tree? Library staff and volunteers from the Papakura Branch of...

28 Jul 2023 - 28 Jun 2024

Te Manawa Chinese Recitation Group | 华人诵读爱好者活动

Join the Te Manawa Chinese Recitation Group. The group allows everyone to read their favorite poe...

22 Jun 2024

Bilingual Matariki Storytime in Te Reo Māori & English

Bring the whānau to enjoy this bilingual te reo Māori / English story time to celebrate Matariki!

22 Jun 2024

Enviro Expo

Fun family Conservation Day at the Warkworth Town Hall where you can meet numerous conservation g...

22 Jun 2024

Love and Remix your Leftovers Workshop - Waiuku Library

Learn new ideas to use up those forgotten ingredients hiding at the back of your fridge and pantr...

22 Jun 2024

Make a Feather with the ReCreators

In this workshop, you will learn to make a wooden feather. You will be working with very thin off...

22 Jun 2024

Manurewa Repair Café

Join us at the Manurewa Repair Cafe and give your beloved items a second life!

22 Jun 2024

MATA-FRIKI

MATA-FRIKI is a fun twilight event for the whānau to have a kanikani (dance) on a large-scale dan...