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Community 7 Sep 2022

Funding in place for Franklin partners

Partnership funding in Franklin helps guarantee iconic events can go ahead.

Community 6 Sep 2022

Area around school to become a reserve

An area around Strathallan School in Papakura will become a reserve.

Environment 6 Sep 2022

Manurewa will plant for a greener future

Annual planting plans will help ensure trees are planted where they are needed in Manurewa.

Community 6 Sep 2022

Rural hall funding allocated

Franklin Local Board has allocated funding to its rural community halls.

A plan to manage coastal assets in the east of Franklin has been approved.
Auckland's Future In Progress 6 Sep 2022

Beachlands coastal plan approved

Akl Paths 6 Sep 2022

New shared path for Rosedale Park

Improvements to Rosedale Park path network are set to continue with work starting on a new shared path next to the main car park and softball stadium.

Community 6 Sep 2022

Grants boost Hibiscus and Bays projects

Community organisations in Hibiscus and Bays received $92,489.39 from the local board grants programme in August.

Akl Paths 5 Sep 2022

Pararekau concept plan approved

A concept plan for Pararekau Island includes paths with extensive harbour views.

Events

14 Oct 2022

Unbelievable Movies

Join us to watch a movie at the Library.

14 Oct 2022

Unicorn Name 3D Printing

Kids aged 8-12 years can use our 3D Printer to make your unicorn’s name.

14 Oct 2022

Yokai Talk 4: Dan Taipua : To Be Pacific: Cultural Connections to Yokai

Join speaker Dan Taipua as he starts with the bare fact of our Pacific connection.

14 Oct 2022 - 30 Oct 2022

RUSH - Urban Exposure

Join us for the opening of 'Urban Exposure' by the super talented Auckland artist RUSH (Rachel Rush). ‘Urban Exposure’ aims to expose the rawness of graffiti, and a suggestion o...

15 Oct 2022

APO | Room on the Broom & Stick Man

Enjoy these heart-warming stories complete with René Aubry’s magical music score performed live.

15 Oct 2022

Diwali at Nathan Homestead

Amazing activities and performances to enjoy and celebrate Diwali.

15 Oct 2022

Diwali Celebration

Free Diwali celebration at Highland Park Library.

15 Oct 2022

Diwali clay lamps

Be creative and create your very own Diwali lamp.