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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 - 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.

01 Oct 2022 - 30 Oct 2022

Silver E-Bike Skills

Join this free workshop if you own an e-bike.

30 Oct 2022

Ambury Farm Day

Animal petting, wood chopping, sheep shearing, historical farm machinery, farm rides and much more.

30 Oct 2022

An Evening with Debbie Harwood

An intimate evening of stories and songs of a career that has spanned four decades.

30 Oct 2022

APO | Community Classics Central: Snow & Ice

A fun, free concert for all the whānau.

30 Oct 2022

Barfoot & Thompson Auckland Marathon

Join in New Zealand's biggest, most iconic, colourful, cultural running celebration. This is what Auckland is about. Claim bragging rights and the best view of the city. Nothing...

30 Oct 2022

High Tea at Jubilee

Enjoy a glass of bubbles, delicious food served on beautiful fine china and your choice of tea or coffee.