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Council news 13 Sep 2022

Development Contributions policy out for second public consultation

Auckland Council is seeking feedback on the next stage of updating its Development Contributions Policy, to ensure new developments contribute fairly to the funding of the council’s infrastructure.

14-24 year olds 13 Sep 2022

Work to make route safer progresses

Significant progress has been made around Walters Road’s open drains, a safety issue because of the number of schoolchildren walking in the area.

Akl Paths 13 Sep 2022

Pathways around Wai-O-Taiki closed for upgrade work

Pathways in and around Wai-O-Taiki Nature Reserve will be closed temporarily, while important track upgrades are undertaken.

Community 13 Sep 2022

Moneywise play options

Ōrākei Local Board supports the Meadowbank Toy Library through the Ōrākei Local Grant which are offered to the community biannually. The next grant round is open to applications 16 January to 17 February 2023.

Heritage 9 Sep 2022

Take a bite of Sandringham’s culinary heritage

A new free virtual Food Heritage Walking Tour is the perfect way to get a taste of Sandringham’s culinary history and heritage.

Community 7 Sep 2022

Papakura adopts park concept plan

A concept plan to develop Ōpaheke Park has been adopted.

Community 7 Sep 2022

Manurewa backs local groups

The latest round of Manurewa Local Board grants funding has been allocated.

Events

01 Oct 2022 - 30 Oct 2022

Bike Maintenance Workshops

Free course on how to fix the mechanics of your bike.

11 Oct 2022

Building Books

Ages 12 - 18 can enrol and learn to create soft flexible book.

11 Oct 2022

Finger Flutterby

Learn to knit without needles.

11 Oct 2022

Gittos Domain: Blockhouse Bay's Oldest Reserve - a Talk by Lisa Truttman

Come and listen as historian Lisa Truttman talks about the history of Gittos Domain, Blockhouse Bay's oldest reserve.

11 Oct 2022

Heritage Festival Guided Walk – Te Puke o Tara/Hampton Park

Learn about extensive Māori and European cultural heritage and the incredible stories of this unique place.

11 Oct 2022

International thriller writer Jane Harper is coming to town!

Jane Harper will talk about her new novel 'Exiles,' chaired by popular local author and journalist Nicky Pellegrino.

11 Oct 2022

Mr Yipadee Live at New Lynn Library

Join us for an entertaining afternoon of musical storytelling fun. This is a free event for all tamariki and whānau to come along to.

11 Oct 2022

Rangoli Workshop

Make Rangoli designs in a fun and super-duper easy way!