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14-24 year olds 17 Jan 2023

Rangatahi urged to apply for Tuia mentoring programme

The city’s five southern local boards will all take part in this year’s Tuia rangatahi mentoring programme. Papakura Local Board 2022 Tuia representative Isabelle Penrose (Ngāi Tai ki Tāmaki) is urging rangatahi to apply.

Akl Paths 12 Jan 2023

10 parks to explore in Auckland's city centre

Did you know that there are ten parks or green spaces within one km of the Auckland Town Hall?

22 Dec 2022

Candidates confirmed for Aotea / Great Barrier Local Board by-election

Nominations for Aotea / Great Barrier Local Board by-election have now closed. Four eligible candidates have put their hands up to fill the vacant seat on the Aotea / Great Barrier Local Board.

14-24 year olds 22 Dec 2022

Playgrounds reopen in Greenhithe, Whenuapai and Windsor Park

Good things come to those who wait, and that’s certainly true for the families and children enjoying revamped playgrounds at Greenhithe War Memorial Park, Bill Moir Reserve and Parkwood Reserve.

Community 21 Dec 2022

Te Ara Awataha Northcote Greenway nears completion

A large part of Te Ara Awataha – Northcote’s new greenway – has been completed this month thanks to an ongoing collaboration between Kaipātiki Local Board, Eke Panuku, Mana Whenua, Healthy Waters, Kāinga Ora and local stakeholders.

Community 20 Dec 2022

Grants boost Whau projects

Whau’s community groups and volunteers received $38,243.19 for their mahi through Whau Local and multi-board grants.

Sports / Leisure 20 Dec 2022

Surf school scores new boards

Young surfers who partake in Aotea Boardriders Club’s lessons have ended the year on a high, with brand new surfboards to learn on thanks to a local board grant.

Community 20 Dec 2022

‘Fab It Up’ spreads joy among street whānau

A day of pampering for our street whānau lifted their spirits.

Events

16 Feb 2023

Queer Joy Celebration

This event will feature queer artists performing their poetry and music.

16 Feb 2023

The Art of Collecting

The team at Webb's are offering The Art of Collecting, a talk presented by Dr. Julian McKinnon, sharing how to begin and develop art portfolio.

16 Feb 2023 - 23 Mar 2023

Realistic Drawing

Learn to draw and develop your work using shading, outline, and texture.

16 Feb 2023 - 30 Mar 2023

PORTRAIT PAINTING IN OIL

Learn oil painting techniques and how to use various brushes.

05 Jan 2023 - 07 Dec 2023

Crochet Club

Share projects and patterns with other crocheters in the community.

17 Feb 2023

Better Banking Workshop

The talk covers ways to stay safe from scams, fraud, and tools that can make everyday banking easier.

17 Feb 2023

Rainbow Rhymetime with Leys Little Library

Come along for a fun morning of music, dancing, and rainbows!

17 Feb 2023

Silo Cinema: Thor: Love and Thunder

Local hero Taika Waititi takes on the Marvel Cinematic Universe (again) with another epic chapter of the Thor franchise.