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14-24 year olds 23 Nov 2023

Papakura students get help to chase dreams

Grants to 18 Papakura rangatahi will help them pursue their studies.

City Centre Waterfront 23 Nov 2023

Unique temporary artwork brings star quality to Te Ara I Whiti - The Lightpath

Inspired by Beethoven, Auckland artist Matthew Tucker has created a masterpiece of his own.

14-24 year olds 21 Nov 2023

Franklin rugby club eyes top prize

Beachlands Maraetai Rugby Club might not be the biggest, but it might well be the best!

21 Nov 2023

Waitākere Ranges maps out plans for next three years

Protecting the environment, supporting local businesses and arts community, and a commitment to strengthening ties with Te Kawerau ā Maki are all features of the Waitākere Ranges Local Board Plan 2023, which has now been finalised. 

Plans / Projects 20 Nov 2023

Board sets direction for next three years

Celebrating the rich diversity, building community and environment resilience, and honouring Māori heritage are all features of the Whau Local Board Plan 2023, which has now been finalised.

Environment 20 Nov 2023

Ecology Festival – from pests to marine projects

The inaugural Aotea Ecology Festival in November 2023 was a success

Parks / Outdoors 20 Nov 2023

Te Kori Scott Point – a walk in the park

School travel is easier and more fun for students able to walk and cycle through Te Kori Scott Point.

Summer Events 20 Nov 2023

Boost to events in central Auckland suburbs

Five events in the Waitematā area are supported by event partnership funding.

Events

22 Mar 2024 - 12 Apr 2024

Oranga Cross-Cultural Conversations

Come and enjoy a cultural feast with us.

22 Mar 2024 - 13 Apr 2024

Tai Chi for fun and energy

Join us for fun, family-friendly tai chi sessions for all ages and abilities, taught by a combo o...

26 Jan 2024 - 29 Nov 2024

Family History Help

Need help researching your family tree? Library staff and volunteers from the Papakura Branch of...

23 Mar 2024

Adult Creative Writing Workshop with Tagata Atamai

If you want to tell your own story or be inspired by someone else’s, this is the place for you.

23 Mar 2024

Bona Pasogit - Batak's Cultural Performance

Don't miss the opportunity to enjoy cultural attire, performance and history of Batak ethnic as p...

23 Mar 2024

Celebrating Cultures

Celebrating Cultures is back for 2024! Discover music and dance performances, explore the market...

23 Mar 2024

Celebrating Cultures in Howick

Join the Howick Local Board as we celebrate our diverse communities through music, performances,...

23 Mar 2024

Coastal Clean Up

Join us to pull out rubbish from those hard to reach areas and make a really big impact.