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Cultural 25 Jan 2023

Multicultural celebrations are on again - Diversity Festival is back

One of Tāmaki Makaurau’s most iconic festivals is back. After a three-year break, Diversity Festival returns on Saturday 4 March to Hayman Park in Manukau.

Community 24 Jan 2023

Apply for an Upper Harbour grant

Community groups wanting to deliver projects and events in the Upper Harbour Local Board area have until 17 March to apply for funding.

Community 24 Jan 2023

Former tagger helps young Aucklanders use their skills well

A former tagger is putting his mark on Manurewa in a more positive way, and inspiring others to do the same.

Development 23 Jan 2023

Board committed to Te Mahia upgrade

Rising costs have hit an upgrade at Te Mahia Station but Manurewa Local Board remains committed to the project.

Community 23 Jan 2023

Grants help Manurewa groups

Applications for Manurewa Local Board grant funding reached almost $200,000 in the latest round.

Community 17 Jan 2023

Dogs - a postie’s best friend?

With the help of the Albert-Eden Local Board Arts Broker and a $3000 local board grant, Postie Mike, A Dog’s Best Friend was published in December 2022.  It is an illustrated children’s book, based on real dogs in the community.

14-24 year olds 17 Jan 2023

Rangatahi urged to apply for Tuia mentoring programme

The city’s five southern local boards will all take part in this year’s Tuia rangatahi mentoring programme. Papakura Local Board 2022 Tuia representative Isabelle Penrose (Ngāi Tai ki Tāmaki) is urging rangatahi to apply.

14-24 year olds 22 Dec 2022

Playgrounds reopen in Greenhithe, Whenuapai and Windsor Park

Good things come to those who wait, and that’s certainly true for the families and children enjoying revamped playgrounds at Greenhithe War Memorial Park, Bill Moir Reserve and Parkwood Reserve.

Events

08 Apr 2023

Narrow Neck Beach Clean Up

The gist is we are going to spend a couple of hours on the beach and reserve, picking up as much inorganic waste as we can find.

08 Apr 2023

Play Festival

Come to the beautiful Tuna Mau / Western Park to play and explore traditional games, music, and food from the many different cultures present in our community!

08 Apr 2023

World Food Market

Explore various types of finger food and brunch dishes with a combination of spices and herbs.

08 Apr 2023 - 16 Apr 2023

School Holiday Fun at the Village

Go back in time and experience life in the old days!

08 Apr 2023 - 23 Apr 2023

Highland Park Library School Holiday Programme

Enjoy a variety of school holiday events in April school holiday.

07 Apr 2023 - 23 Apr 2023

Eco Warriors: April school holidays at Botany Library

Bring your kids for fun interactive session at Botany Library.

07 Apr 2023 - 23 Apr 2023

Holiday Fun with the Eco Warriors School Holiday Programme at Waiheke Library

A scavenger hunt, a climate action escape room, and activity packs will be available throughout the holidays.

11 Mar 2023 - 09 Sep 2023

Repair Cafe - K-Road (Une-Deux Cafe)

Bring broken or damaged items, and locals volunteer their time and expertise to fix them for free.