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Community 15 May 2024

Winter plantings to expand native forest cover

Remarkable works have begun in the Ōtara-Papatoetoe local board area, aiming to boost the natural forest cover.

Community 15 May 2024

Funding goes to a range of projects on the motu

Thirteen successful grant applicants have been allocated funding at Aotea / Great Barrier Local Board's April business meeting.

Community 15 May 2024

Kōkako volunteers mark 30 years on job

Volunteers who have trekked the Hunua Ranges to conserve the last kōkako population in the mainland Auckland region have celebrated 30 years.

14 May 2024

Build a safer Glen Eden together

The Glen Eden Community patrol is once again operational, thanks to the support from Waitākere Ranges Local Board. 

Kids / Family 14 May 2024

Get ready to hunt for treasure at Shelly Beach’s revamped playgrounds

The Shelly Beach playgrounds have reopened after a major upgrade and soon families will be able to hunt for treasure there.

Community 13 May 2024

Nominate a community hero in Devonport-Takapuna!

Nominate a community hero as nominations open for the Devonport-Takapuna Community Volunteer Awards 2024

Beaches 10 May 2024

Forum backs Coastguard appeal

A collaborative, community-based approach will be vital in reducing the number of preventative drownings on the Manukau, Coastguard has told the Manukau Harbour Forum.

Community 10 May 2024

Te Puru Trust goes it alone

Te Puru Trust has served the community for more than two decades.

Events

15 Jun 2024

Creative Matariki children's art workshop

Join Ruth from Creative Rumi to explore Matariki through art.

15 Jun 2024

Dawn Ceremony

Fire, karakia and kai create a sense of place and belonging to mark the opening of the Auckland M...

15 Jun 2024

Maarama Matariki Pounamu

Join us in a one-day contemporary whakairo (carving) workshop!

15 Jun 2024

Making Rewana (Maori bread)

Learn the art of making Rewana, while hearing the stories from Pandy’s Kuia and her childhood gro...

15 Jun 2024

Matariki i te Marae

Celebrate the Matariki Festival with activities, pōwhiri and parakuihi (breakfast) and A dedicate...

15 Jun 2024

Matariki i te Maunga

Welcome the new year with karanga, karakia, waiata and kotahitanga (unity) at the Matariki Festiv...

15 Jun 2024

Matariki Stars - Creative Kids

Come and celebrate Matariki with EcoMatters and author/artist Emma Hinton in this contemplative c...

15 Jun 2024

Matariki Symposium: Women of Wisdom

Join us for our Matariki Symposium, an opportunity to be nourished with karakia, kai and korero.