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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

29 Oct 2022

Kidical Mass

Gather your whānau and get ready for Kidical Mass - FREE! Kidical Mass is a group bike ride for tamariki and whānau from Queen's Wharf to Silo Park, ending in a BYO group picnic...

29 Oct 2022

Music on the Mall 2022

Celebrate Spring with Onehunga's biggest street party.

29 Oct 2022

Sandringham Spring Festival

A day to try new foods and experience different cultures.

29 Oct 2022 - 30 Oct 2022

Auckland Dollmakers + Collectors Club – Festival of Doll Art

A great mix of talented doll and bear creators.

29 Oct 2022 - 30 Oct 2022

Franklin Home & Lifestyle Show

Find everything you need to renovate, build, decorate and landscape your home.

29 Oct 2022 - 04 Dec 2022

2022 Art Salon

A platform for local artists to showcase authenticity, virtue and beauty through art and culture.

29 Oct 2022 - 04 Dec 2022

Indigo . The Language of Flowers

Learn about natural dyeing techniques from different countries through this exhibition.

29 Oct 2022 - 30 Jan 2023

Robin White: Te Whanaketanga | Something is Happening Here

Free exhibition of work by contemporary Aotearoa artist Dame Robin White.