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Community 23 Sep 2022

Be a chatterbox this Mental Health Awareness Week

A new initiative is encouraging Aucklanders to open up as part of Mental Health Awareness Week.

Elections 2022 23 Sep 2022

Board members farewelled in Albert-Eden

More than half of century of experience has been lost with the decision of three Albert-Eden Local Board members not to seek re-election.

Council news 23 Sep 2022

Pirrie steps down after nine years of service for Rodney

Colleagues of Rodney Local Board Chair Phelan Pirrie, who is standing down for local politics, say his ability to find innovative ways of doing things, commitment to delivering results and strong community advocacy will be sadly missed.

23 Sep 2022

Persistence pays off for retiring local board member

Staff and fellow local board members thanked retiring Puketāpapa Local Board member Harry Doig for his impressive record of leadership and service at the board’s last business meeting for the current electoral term.

Environment 23 Sep 2022

Website to help new ranges residents launched

A website that promotes understanding of the uniqueness of the Waitākere Ranges Heritage Area has been launched.

Parks / Outdoors 23 Sep 2022

Traditional Māori names return to Puketāpapa parks

Hillsborough Reserve in Puketāpapa will be known by the ancestral name for this area, Puke-karoro, along with its English name, in future.

Parks / Outdoors 22 Sep 2022

Adding playing hours to Unsworth park

Better facilities are on the way for Upper Harbour footballers and baseballers.

Libraries 22 Sep 2022

Essential works begin at Helensville War Memorial Hall and Library

Essential works to upgrade and strengthen the Helensville War Memorial Hall and Library will get underway this month.

Events

20 Nov 2022 - 10 Dec 2022

The Art of Black Grace 1/5

Sensory exhibition displayed on 288sqm of LED panels, using sophisticated technology to immerse you in an extraordinary world of dance, art and music. 

19 Nov 2022 - 09 Jan 2023

Franklin Artists Summer Showcase

Stop in and enjoy the wide variety of creative work from across our region.

18 Nov 2022 - 03 Dec 2022

3Women

A funny and frank play by comedian and writer Katy Brand.

12 Nov 2022 - 09 Dec 2023

Hibiscus Coast Writers

Join writers group every 2nd Saturday of the month

11 Nov 2022 - 11 Dec 2022

All our Trans Friends: A photographic exhibition to celebrate Transgender Awareness Week

Join us as we honour and celebrate the stories of local trans folks!

10 Nov 2022 - 08 Dec 2022

OASIS/RESPITE

Oasis/Respite will host works by artists from the trans community, the wider LGBTQ+ community and their allies, focusing on trans stories.

10 Nov 2022 - 15 Dec 2022

Tai Chi Class at Manukau Library

Come to Manukau library and learn Wu-Style Tai Chi.

10 Nov 2022 - 21 Dec 2023

Brightside Spinners

Come to Whangaparāoa Library every Thursday from 10:00am to 2:00pm for Brightside Spinners