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Community 1 May 2024

Change of roles within Henderson-Massey Local Board

Dr. Will Flavell steps in to replace Brooke Loader as the new deputy chair of Henderson-Massey Local Board.

Community 30 Apr 2024

Nathan family returns for Homestead's swansong before it closes for renewal work

A crowd that included founding family members has gathered at Nathan Homestead, ahead of renewal and seismic-strengthening work, to celebrate its place at the heart of Manurewa. 

City Centre Waterfront 30 Apr 2024

Dance to the beats of Africa

Freyberg Square will move to the drumbeats of Africa on Friday 3 May when Ellen Melville Centre hosts an Afrikan Market between 4pm and 8pm, ushering in Africa Month and New Zealand Music Month side by side.

Community 30 Apr 2024

Eco-neighbourhoods create fun environment for learning

Dedicated work is being carried out in Ōtara to make meaningful contributions towards combating climate change.

Community 30 Apr 2024

A change of seasons for Ōtara-Papatoetoe local board

With Autumn in full swing, a shift in leadership is occurring within the Ōtara-Papatoetoe Local Board.

Libraries 29 Apr 2024

Multi-million-dollar upgrade starts soon at Ōrewa Library

Library visits are increasing; the extensive upgrade will create additional space and address maintenance needs.

Community 29 Apr 2024

Introducing Albert-Eden Local Board's new chair

Kendyl Smith tags in as Albert-Eden Local Board’s new chair, while Margi Watson steps in as new deputy chair, as agreed at the start of the term.

Community 26 Apr 2024

Pearl Baker Reserve playground a shining gem

Ōtara residents are thrilled with the Pearl-fect $1.3 million makeover of a popular local playground.

Events

14 Jul 2024

Community Planting Day - Deborah Reserve, Okura

Join us on our annual planting day at Deborah Reserve!

14 Jul 2024 - 11 Aug 2024

Waitawa Regional Park Planting Day

Bring your family and friends to help plant trees and keep Auckland green. 

15 Jul 2024 - 16 Jul 2024

Graff Daze 2.0 (With REKSO)

In this two-day graffiti workshop, skilled local graffiti artist REKSO will be sharing his knowle...

15 Jul 2024 - 16 Jul 2024

Marimba Magic

Steven Logan gives us a lively selection from the 18th century to the present via Argentina and t...

16 Jul 2024

How to make it a plastic-free July

Come along and listen to our Wastewise specialists, as they introduce what plastic-free means and...

16 Jul 2024

Kids in the Kitchen: Lemony Cheesecake

Let your child discover the irresistible allure of zesty lemony cheesecake in our exciting kids’...

16 Jul 2024

Look to the Stars with Maria Gill

Come along to this presentation by local award-winning author Maria Gill. 

16 Jul 2024

The Bubbles & Mustard Show

Join in the mayhem and help create all the sound effects for this unrehearsed and unpredictable l...