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.
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.
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.
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.
Grants help Manurewa groups
Applications for Manurewa Local Board grant funding reached almost $200,000 in the latest round.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
World Food Market
Explore various types of finger food and brunch dishes with a combination of spices and herbs.
School Holiday Fun at the Village
Go back in time and experience life in the old days!
Highland Park Library School Holiday Programme
Enjoy a variety of school holiday events in April school holiday.
Eco Warriors: April school holidays at Botany Library
Bring your kids for fun interactive session at Botany Library.
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.
Repair Cafe - K-Road (Une-Deux Cafe)
Bring broken or damaged items, and locals volunteer their time and expertise to fix them for free.