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Community 19 Sep 2022

Ōrākei stalwart steps away from politics

Former Board Chair Colin Davis has stepped away from local government after an almost 24-year career as an elected representative and a total of 62 years’ service to the city given he worked for the council continuously from 1960.

Community 16 Sep 2022

Barber Ken calls time on local board career

Long-serving Manurewa Local Board member Ken Penney is not seeking re-election.

Food / Drink 15 Sep 2022

Strengthening community kai resilience on Aotea

An increase in the amount of food grown locally on Aotea / Great Barrier is happening slowly but surely.

Heritage 15 Sep 2022

Preserving heritage for the future

A programme of work to strengthen the Studio One Toi Tū buildings is set to get underway in October.

Have your say 15 Sep 2022

Give feedback on how Upper Harbour parks are managed

People are invited to have their say on how 260 parks and almost 800 hectares of land are managed in Upper Harbour.

Parks / Outdoors 14 Sep 2022

History and heritage to be celebrated at local parks

Key parks in Puketāpapa have been identified as places where stories narrating the area’s rich history and heritage can be told.

Playgrounds 14 Sep 2022

Rangatū playground opens to delight

Hundreds of people turned out to the official opening of Rangatū Playground in Swanson.

Community 14 Sep 2022

Warkworth students’ ideas welcomed in new playground

Students from Te Kura o Puhinui / Warkworth School helped design a new playground at Shoesmith Reserve that opened in August.

Events

16 Sep 2022 - 16 Dec 2022

Mind Space in the Maker Space

Unlock your inner artist in these free monthly creative classes.

09 Sep 2022 - 16 Dec 2022

Tai Chi for Wellbeing

Join us at Te Paataka Koorero o Takaanini for Tai Chi. 

22 Oct 2022

Charity Ceilidh

Join this Charity Ceilidh (barn dance) with fantastic band Twisty Willow.

22 Oct 2022

Diwali Storytime

Dress up in traditional Indian clothes and join us for our special Diwali storytime.

22 Oct 2022

Fabric-A-Brac

This event has a warm and friendly vibe where attendees will get a chance to purchase an array of unique and quality fabric and haberdashery.

22 Oct 2022

Pestival - Aotea Great Barrier Island

Aotea Great Barrier Environmental Trust, in collaboration with the Aotea conservation community, have invited speakers to present on pests and the important habitats that optima...

22 Oct 2022 - 24 Oct 2022

Arts in the Ville 2022

An annual festival and art trail held over Labour Weekend that celebrates the many local artists in the area.

10 Sep 2022 - 03 Dec 2022

Craft Corner

Get creative at our craft table.