Get planting in Upper Harbour
Winter has arrived and with it thousands of native plants ready for planting in local parks across the Upper Harbour Local Board area.
Shoreline adaptation plans adopted
Plans to guide how Auckland Council coastal assets in the Franklin area are managed over the next century have been adopted.
Southern boards back business
Business Improvement District rates have been put forward in Franklin, Manurewa and Papakura.
Local board approves four Three Kings road names
New road names connect residents to historic and cultural ties of Three Kings.
Two parks win international award again in Waitākere Ranges
Both parks have been recipients of this award multiple times since 2014, with Waikumete being the first cemetery in the southern hemisphere to win the award.
Over $55,000 awarded to Puketāpapa community
More than $290,000 in grants was requested in this funding round.
Celebrating 1047 new city centre trees this Arbour Day
It’s Arbour Day on 5 June, the day that our majestic, silent, green, shade-givers and carbon absorbers get their time in the sun.
Franklin grants could be the last
Franklin Local Board has awarded almost $70,000 to community groups but warns the future of its grants programme is in question.undecided.
Traditional Māori Medicine: Rongoā Māori with Ngahere
These workshops will focus on customary Māori treatments and practices to restore our health and wellbeing.
New Residents Pot Luck Pub Quiz
A fabulous winter warm-up with delicious dishes, fun activities and on the spot prizes.
Zongzi (Sticky Rice Dumplings) Workshop | 做粽子过端午
In this workshop, you will have the opportunity to make your own zongzi (sticky rice dumplings).
Matariki - Ngā Whetū o te Tau Hou (The Stars of the New Year)
Get a taster of Māori astronomy and the Maramataka, as well as admire the beauty of our night sky.
BYO Board Games
You can bring one of your own games or learn to play a new one.
Dr Chris Benton's 'The Night Sky: What You Need to Know'
Chris Benton talks about what you can see and how you know what those objects are. We look forward to seeing you all there and learning the answers to those and other questions....