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Council news 23 Sep 2022

Pirrie steps down after nine years of service for Rodney

Colleagues of Rodney Local Board Chair Phelan Pirrie, who is standing down for local politics, say his ability to find innovative ways of doing things, commitment to delivering results and strong community advocacy will be sadly missed.

23 Sep 2022

Persistence pays off for retiring local board member

Staff and fellow local board members thanked retiring Puketāpapa Local Board member Harry Doig for his impressive record of leadership and service at the board’s last business meeting for the current electoral term.

Environment 23 Sep 2022

Website to help new ranges residents launched

A website that promotes understanding of the uniqueness of the Waitākere Ranges Heritage Area has been launched.

Parks / Outdoors 22 Sep 2022

Adding playing hours to Unsworth park

Better facilities are on the way for Upper Harbour footballers and baseballers.

Libraries 22 Sep 2022

Essential works begin at Helensville War Memorial Hall and Library

Essential works to upgrade and strengthen the Helensville War Memorial Hall and Library will get underway this month.

Community 22 Sep 2022

New face leading local hub

Meet Dany Miller-Kareko, the new Onehunga/Oranga Hub Manager

Midtown 21 Sep 2022

‘It will feel like a new city’ - how midtown will transform the city centre

Aucklanders, prepare yourselves: When the regeneration of midtown in the city centre is complete, there’s a good chance you’ll hardly recognise this part of Tāmaki Makaurau.

Community 21 Sep 2022

Upper Harbour stalwarts step down from politics

The decision of three local government stalwarts not to seek re-election has cost Upper Harbour Local Board more than 60 years of experience.

Events

28 Oct 2022 - 29 Oct 2022

Back to Square One?

The Rebel Alliance invites you into 95 year old Inga’s living room in Denmark as she reaches out through space and time to her grandson in New Zealand. Inga has seen world wars,...

28 Oct 2022 - 26 Nov 2022

Introduction to Plant Pests (Weeds) Workshops

Learn more about how to identify and control pest plants in your local park or community.

30 Sep 2022 - 25 Nov 2022

Family History Help

Would you like to learn more about using online and local resources in your genealogy research?

23 Sep 2022 - 28 Apr 2023

Water Safety Series

This workshop is aimed at anyone who isn't comfortable around water and beaches, such as tourists and migrants.

29 Oct 2022

Bach Musica NZ: Singing Workshop

Learn and brush up essential singing techniques and improve your sound, both as a chorister and as a soloist.

29 Oct 2022

Crafts Market

Come and buy craft knitting toys, pot plants, crochet blankets, mats, candles, scarves, arts, babies clothes, quilts, Māori and Pacific crafts.

29 Oct 2022

Diwali Family Celebration

A cultural celebration of Diwali with music & crafts.

29 Oct 2022

Diwali Performance

Celebrate Diwali with us with dance, performances and learn about this wonderful time of year.