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Community 26 Apr 2024

Change at the top for Hibiscus and Bays Local Board

Members have split the three-year term in half with a different chair and deputy for each.

Community 26 Apr 2024

Green light for Muriwai Village Green concept plan

The Muriwai Village Green upgrade has got the green light from locals and the local board.

Waste 23 Apr 2024

Less waste and more resources for DIYers

Warkworth’s Community Recycling Centre opens.

Community 22 Apr 2024

Calling all community groups in Waitematā

Grants of up to $3,000 are up for grabs to help the community deliver positive outcomes for the local area.

Parks / Outdoors 22 Apr 2024

Ready for play? Playground updates for Manly and Torbay

Two playgrounds in Manly and Torbay are set for $520,000 worth of upgrades, thanks to the Hibiscus and Bays Local Board.

Competitions 19 Apr 2024

Local year 12 student to speak at Anzac service

Will Dickson from Glendowie College will be delivering a speech at St Heliers Anzac service on 25 April.

Planting 19 Apr 2024

No more grassing on Okupu Bay

More than 150 natives are thriving in Okupu thanks to a new approach to weed control.

Plans / Projects 19 Apr 2024

West Auckland arts boost from council fund

Two west Auckland arts organisations have been given a timely boost with a combined $60,000 in grants awards.

Events

27 Jun 2024

Make your own poi and learn a Māori poi dance

Make your own poi then learn a traditional Māori poi dance with us!

22 Feb 2024 - 28 Nov 2024

Leys Institute Library Bookchat

Come along to chat about books you've enjoyed and discover your next favourite read.

01 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024

Kumeu Book Club

We have a creative relationship with the books we read, meaning no two people read a book in the...

28 Jun 2024

Indigenous film screening & talk and self-guided Matariki crafts

Pop into the historic village and engage with our self-guided Matariki-inspired arts and crafts.

28 Jun 2024

Matariki Ahunga Nui

Write your dreams and aspirations to place on the Hiwa-i-te-rangi tree, participate in poi making...

28 Jun 2024

Matariki Twilight Markets

In celebration of Matariki 2024, Lake House Arts presents live performances, local art, tasty foo...

28 Jun 2024

Tātai Whakapapa – Matariki

Join a one-day symposium on whakapapa and genealogy that includes toi / arts-practitioner partici...

28 Jun 2024

Te Hui Ahurei o Matariki

Matariki Festival Day brings people of all ages together to celebrate Matariki at the Auckland Bo...