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Health / Wellbeing 21 Nov 2022

A hearty new addition to the island

Two lifesaving devices are arriving on Aotea / Great Barrier thanks to the Community Heart Care Project.

Community 21 Nov 2022

Howick's Point View Track reopens in time for summer

Rediscover Point View Track this summer. Freshly upgraded, the bush path has re-opened, following a couple of months of improvements and prevention work against kauri dieback.

Community 21 Nov 2022

No.3 Roskill Theatre is tops

A little theatre group is quietly gaining momentum and a solid local following thanks to its original content and funding from Puketāpapa Local Board.

Community 18 Nov 2022

Manurewa residents connecting with the digital world

The ability to learn new skills is helping one group of senior residents connect with the digital world.

Community 18 Nov 2022

Where to next for Wellsford's cherished Centennial Park?

The public now has a chance to influence the future of Wellsford's much-loved Centennial Park.

18 Nov 2022

Amplifying the voice of our tamariki

Glen Innes young people are raising their voices on issues that affect them.

Conservation 16 Nov 2022

Attracting shorebirds back to Tahuna Torea

A 3D printed pied stilt (poaka) decoy is being used to attract shorebirds.

Beaches 16 Nov 2022

Cars on Karioitahi a growing problem

Surf lifesavers are concerned there are now so many vehicles on Karioitahi Beach that public safety is at risk.

Events

23 Feb 2023

APO | New Worlds

New Zealand-born violinist Geneva Lewis, makes her Australasian debut with Barber’s autumnal concerto.

24 Feb 2023 - 25 Feb 2023

Pride in the Square

The Pride Party is back and bigger than ever! Pride in the Square is a two-day event on the 24th and 25th of February. In partnership with Auckland Live’s Summer in the Square,...

25 Feb 2023

Helensville A&P Show

Enjoy heritage displays, trade stands, pony rides, cultural performances and live music.

11 Mar 2023

Harcourts Cooper & Co – Swim the Bridge

There’s nothing quite like swimming across the most prominent marine highway in New Zealand.

22 Mar 2023 - 26 Mar 2023

Earth Beat Festival 2023

Earth Beat Festival is the place where you play, learn, revitalise make new connections and return to the world grounded and inspired!

05 Apr 2023

Professor Brian Greene – The Twilight of Time: A Cosmic Journey to Eternity

A reminder that the vastness of our universe cares little for human beings, so it’s up to us to take charge of our destiny.

07 May 2023

Barfoot & Thompson People's Tri Race 4 – Mission Bay

Suited to first-timers and people wanting to tick off a mega PB – this course has it all.

04 Dec 2022 - 04 Jun 2023

Connect Day for Unhoused Whānau in Waitematā

Come to support Sunday Blessings, including shower, laundry, haircutting and free kai.