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Business / Economy 27 Jan 2023

Submissions open on Beachlands plan

A private plan change being sought around land in Beachlands could open the way for more than 3000 new dwellings.

Community 26 Jan 2023

Heritage grant for at risk St James

An Auckland Council heritage grant will help fund a much-needed conservation report for Ardmore's St James Church.

Cultural 25 Jan 2023

Multicultural celebrations are on again - Diversity Festival is back

One of Tāmaki Makaurau’s most iconic festivals is back. After a three-year break, Diversity Festival returns on Saturday 4 March to Hayman Park in Manukau.

Community 24 Jan 2023

Former tagger helps young Aucklanders use their skills well

A former tagger is putting his mark on Manurewa in a more positive way, and inspiring others to do the same.

Community 24 Jan 2023

Apply for an Upper Harbour grant

Community groups wanting to deliver projects and events in the Upper Harbour Local Board area have until 17 March to apply for funding.

Development 23 Jan 2023

Board committed to Te Mahia upgrade

Rising costs have hit an upgrade at Te Mahia Station but Manurewa Local Board remains committed to the project.

Community 23 Jan 2023

Grants help Manurewa groups

Applications for Manurewa Local Board grant funding reached almost $200,000 in the latest round.

Community 17 Jan 2023

Dogs - a postie’s best friend?

With the help of the Albert-Eden Local Board Arts Broker and a $3000 local board grant, Postie Mike, A Dog’s Best Friend was published in December 2022.  It is an illustrated children’s book, based on real dogs in the community.

Events

15 Dec 2022 - 25 Apr 2023

Secrets of Stonehenge

This exhibition delves into Stonehenge's science, history, and mythology - discover the secrets of what it meant to the people who built it and what it means to the world today.

14 Dec 2022 - 22 Feb 2023

Summer on Queens Wharf 2023

Make your own wax wraps, breathe new life into preloved clothing at the sewing repairs and tie-dye workshops, and learn how to care for your bike with essential bike maintenance...

11 Dec 2022 - 02 Jul 2023

Book Chat

Book a chat with one of our librarians to find out about new books and authors just for you!

10 Dec 2022 - 04 Mar 2023

'This Place'

Coming from a range of perspectives, from their whakapapa to a place, to the environmental and social impacts, they explore a range of mediums, photography, oil, and watercolour...

10 Dec 2022 - 12 Mar 2023

Moniek Schrijer: Screensaver

Compositions glow, reflecting a refracted light beyond the edge of a richly hand-painted surface.

10 Dec 2022 - 01 May 2023

Ayesha Green: Still life

Through this process of translation and depiction, she also speaks to relationships, whakapapa and the stories of our connections to the landscape.

07 Dec 2022 - 23 Feb 2023

Tia Ranginui: Gonville Gothic

Redhead and albino Māori were sometimes said to be the result of interbreeding.

04 Dec 2022 - 05 Mar 2023

Ukulele Club

Play the ukulele with fellow ukulele players.