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14-24 year olds 15 Mar 2024

Environmental work gets a boost

Work to support the Papakura environment has received a cash boost.

Community 15 Mar 2024

What's for dinner? Franklin on a plate

Franklin's importance as the nation's foodbowl will be celebrated at a special event dinner on 8 April.

Community 15 Mar 2024

Celebrating Cultures ready to light up East Auckland

A fun and colorful multi-cultural festival, firing up East Auckland on Saturday 23 March.

Community 15 Mar 2024

AT urged to keep it simple

Complex engineered solutions may not be the way to solve simple traffic issues.

Community 15 Mar 2024

It started with a kiss...

A spot opposite Papakura Station has been rejected as a potential 'kiss and ride' drop-off point.

Parks / Outdoors 14 Mar 2024

Outlook bright for Waitākere Ranges Dark Sky project

Volunteers are now able to use equipment for light monitoring and help register a pre-application to Dark Sky International for the Waitākere Ranges to become an International Dark Sky Place, thanks to the support from Waitākere Ranges Local Board.

14-24 year olds 13 Mar 2024

Apply for a grant from Hibiscus and Bays Local Board

Community groups and organisations wanting to deliver projects and events have until 12 April to apply for funding.

Community 12 Mar 2024

Whau making a splash for awa connection

A wonderful event helping students appreciate the Whau’s biodiversity in Archibald Park.

Events

03 May 2024 - 22 Jun 2024

The Essentials Of Being A Native

In the exploration of colonial influences on the representation of Indigenous peoples, Matt Tini,...

03 May 2024 - 27 Oct 2024

Sentinel

Step into an immersive exhibition where art intersects with science.

01 May 2024 - 25 May 2024

Art on Record Members Exhibition

We’re celebrating NZ Music Month with one of our favourite themed exhibitions, ‘Art on Record’.

01 May 2024 - 27 May 2024

Aotearoa Music Photography Awards | Whakaahua Puoro Toa 2023 Exhibition

This outdoor exhibition is part of AFP's ongoing commitment to create experiences with images tha...

30 Apr 2024 - 28 May 2024

Read to Mango

Spend some quality time with our furry friend Mango as you read your favorite books to him.

30 Apr 2024 - 02 Jul 2024

Ponsonby Playgroup

Come along for different fun activities for the children every week.

30 Apr 2024 - 17 Dec 2024

Ellen Melville Centre Baby Coffee Group

A place to connect, create new friendships, and share & learn from each other’s experiences on yo...

25 Apr 2024 - 28 Jul 2024

Tour of Duty

This exhibition relates to ANZAC commemorations, although Trish's, while referencing war medals,...