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Community 21 Oct 2015

Remembering our fallen

The Ode of Remembrance inscribed on the Returned Services memorial at the Manukau Memorial Gardens now includes a version in te reo Māori.

Community 21 Oct 2015

Riverhead locals step up

Riverhead locals are transforming unused space into a new walkway.

Community 21 Oct 2015

Rural communities take leadership

Franklin Local Board is giving its rural communities the power to run their local halls.

Transport 21 Oct 2015

Safer walking in the city centre

Pedestrian safety and access in the city centre has taken another step forward with the removal of three 'free left turns’ at intersections as part of the upgrade of Beach Road.

Community 21 Oct 2015

Safety boost in Māngere

Safety ambassadors and CCTV cameras are among a range of safety initiatives supported by Māngere-Ōtāhuhu Local Board to improve safety at Māngere Town Centre and Māngere East Village.

Community 21 Oct 2015

Spend a day in Warkworth

Just a 45-minute drive from central Auckland, the Warkworth region is the perfect destination for a day trip.

Community 21 Oct 2015

Papakura volunteers celebrated

Volunteers and various community groups were officially congratulated and celebrated at the Papakura Local Board Volunteer Awards ceremony, held recently at Hawkins Theatre.

Cultural 21 Oct 2015

Nelson Street cycleway heralds sustainable transport future

The Nelson Street cycleway is set to become a must-see Auckland attraction for people to walk and cycle across when it opens later this year.

Events

10 Oct 2022 - 11 Oct 2022

Manu Magic 2.0

Students will develop skills in observational drawing and stencil spray painting using native Manu as inspiration.

10 Oct 2022 - 11 Oct 2022

TV Show Characters

Let's put all those hours of watching our favourite tv shows and transform them into three dimensions.

10 Oct 2022 - 14 Oct 2022

Minecraft, Coding, Build A PC – School Holidays

Fun and excellent computer education for ages 5-17.

10 Oct 2022 - 14 Oct 2022

'We are all here' - World Homeless Day Event

Celebrate the resilience, strength, and diversity of people with a lived experience of homelessness.

10 Oct 2022 - 25 Oct 2022

Beginners Guide to Bird Identification

Learn how to use 5 minute bird counts to help monitor birds in our parks.

04 Oct 2022 - 11 Oct 2022

Auckland Models Floor Talks

A floor talk about the 1939 City of Auckland model and the modern 3D printed model of Central Auckland.

03 Oct 2022 - 10 Oct 2022

Escape from Pond Prison

Learn unbelievable facts about endangered critters, plus other great migrations.

03 Oct 2022 - 10 Oct 2022

Unbelievable Edible Earth

Make a model of the solid Earth's layers that's good enough to eat!