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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.

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24 Nov 2022

Bayleys Great Classics: Chopin & Schumann

Chopin’s music truly blossoms with the most poetic of pianists.

24 Nov 2022 - 27 Nov 2022

Japanese Film Festival 2022

Experience and enjoy the rich yet subtle tapestry of Japanese life and culture

25 Nov 2022

Onehunga Christmas Lights

Bring the whole whanau to this free, family community event.

25 Nov 2022 - 27 Nov 2022

Spartan Race Auckland

Climb, crawl, jump and swing over, under and through some of the best obstacles in the world.

25 Nov 2022 - 03 Dec 2022

Capturing Kahlo: Paint & Punch Sessions

Immerse yourself in the life of Frida Kahlo with a fun and social paint and festive punch night.

25 Nov 2022 - 10 Dec 2022

Heathers - The Musical

Heathers The Musical is the darkly delicious story of Veronica Sawyer.

26 Nov 2022

Auckland Grammar School Art House Tour 2022

The Art House Tour provides attendees with a gallery viewing experience in some of Auckland’s most beautiful homes.

26 Nov 2022

Nitro Circus Live – You Got This Tour 2022

Crazy stunts and jaw-dropping jumps that will keep you and your family on the edge of your seats.