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14-24 year olds 29 Sep 2015

Youth Connections boosts employment opportunities

Youth opportunities programmes continue to deliver good results.

Environment 29 Sep 2015

Restoring the Ōtara Lake

Ōtara-Papatoetoe Local Board has endorsed an official plan to rehabilitate the Ōtara Lake and its waterways – all within one generation.

Community 29 Sep 2015

Revitalising town centres

Future planning is underway for Silverdale and Ōrewa town centres.

Playgrounds 29 Sep 2015

Matakana playground set to rock

Construction of the new Matakana Village playground is well underway.

14-24 year olds 29 Sep 2015

Maungakiekie-Tāmaki youth panel

A newly selected youth panel is in place for the Maungakiekie-Tāmaki Local Board area.

Playgrounds 29 Sep 2015

Meet a Mission Bay dragon

The dragon that makes its home near the swings at Mission Bay’s Patteson Avenue Reserve now has a name.

Parks / Outdoors 29 Sep 2015

Memorial sculpture graces Ōtāhuhu Cemetery

Memorial sculpture graces Ōtāhuhu Cemetery.

Community 29 Sep 2015

New Helensville community hub

A new community hub has opened in the Helensville War Memorial Hall

Events

23 Mar 2024

Music in Parks Ōtara pt 2

Music in Parks is honoured to partner with Ōtara Music and Arts Centre (OMAC) once again, curatin...

23 Mar 2024

Nowruz celebration

Join us to showcase the traditions and cultural heritage of Nowruz.

23 Mar 2024

Papakura ParkFEST

A great family day for the Community to come and enjoy at Central Park.

23 Mar 2024

Skillz Central - AKLFEST

Brace yourself for a day of beats, international guests, raw local talent, prizes and pure excite...

23 Mar 2024

The month of Francophonie: French breakfast

Celebrate the month of Francophonie with a special Belgian twist at our French breakfast event.

23 Mar 2024

This is Us: Race Unity Day

Immersion in diversity makes our community strong, and Race unity day is a celebration of this be...

23 Mar 2024

VIP Kayak Day through Te Henga Wetland at Matuku Link

Drift along the Waitakere River, which flows through Matuku Link, through to Te Henga wetland.

23 Mar 2024 - 24 Mar 2024

Chinese New Year and Diwali cultural exchange

This event features cultural activities such as Chinese lanterns, Diwali diyas, cuisine and langu...