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Business / Economy 27 Jan 2023

Submissions open on Beachlands plan

A private plan change being sought around land in Beachlands could open the way for more than 3000 new dwellings.

Community 26 Jan 2023

Heritage grant for at risk St James

An Auckland Council heritage grant will help fund a much-needed conservation report for Ardmore's St James Church.

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

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.

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.

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.

Events

25 Jan 2023 - 17 Feb 2023

Free Guided E-Bike Rides

Get on a free guided bike ride and discover our region

22 Jan 2023 - 26 Feb 2023

MAP Project Huriana Kopeke-Te Aho

At the centre of their artistic practice is a deep and fierce aroha/alofa for their people, and they aim to create imagery that speaks to their communities' political and social...

21 Jan 2023 - 18 Feb 2023

Auckland Shakespeare in the Park 2023

There are two fabulous plays on offer this summer.

18 Jan 2023 - 03 Feb 2023

Kiwiana

The exhibition of weird and wonderful quirky things.

17 Jan 2023 - 12 Feb 2023

"24 Fingers and 6 Thumbs" by Heather Matthews, Ian Anderson and Pam Naylor

Enjoy watching the work of Heather Matthews, Ian Anderson and Pam Naylor.

17 Jan 2023 - 12 Feb 2023

"The Tangaroa Series" by Gary Hansen

Enjoy watching the work of Gary Hansen.

16 Jan 2023 - 12 Feb 2023

"Fabe/Monochrom" by Tim Butler-Jones

Fabe/Monochrom is an introduction to the work of Tim Butler-Jones.

14 Jan 2023 - 26 Mar 2023

Music in Parks 2023

Head to a park near your for a summer packed with free live music. More than sixty musical acts will perform across 17 events from Pukekohe in the south, through Helensville in...