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29 Sep 2015

Putting Pakuranga on the map

Howick Local Board has formally endorsed the Pakuranga Town Centre Masterplan, which presents the board’s aspirations for Pakuranga town centre.

Beaches 29 Sep 2015

Putting Piha on the radar

During the Second World War, Piha was the site of a radar station critical to New Zealand’s defence.

Arts 29 Sep 2015

Franklin Arts Festival celebrates 25 years

A signature event highlighting Franklin's creative talent with an exhibition from more than 180 established and emerging artists.

Environment 29 Sep 2015

Get your fix in Helensville

Recycling initiative helps Helensville residents repair their broken belongings and minimise waste.

Business / Economy 29 Sep 2015

Getting on with business

A six-week crime prevention trial funded by Henderson-Massey Local Board sees private security guards address anti-social behaviour, intimidation, loitering and recovering stolen goods.

Plans / Projects 29 Sep 2015

Greenways plan a win for Wellsford

Greenways for cycling, walking and bridle connections are planned for Wellsford.

Walkways 29 Sep 2015

Greenways projects move ahead

Whau Local Board is moving forward on five projects from the draft Whau Neighbourhood Greenways Plan.

Theatre / Performance 29 Sep 2015

Happy birthday Hawkins Theatre!

Theatre celebrates birthday with community open day including free family film screenings, drama workshops and tours of backstage and technical areas.

Events

07 Apr 2022 - 19 Mar 2023

Nature Boy: The Photography of Olaf Petersen

Olaf's minimal photographs draw you into an unchaotic natural world.

26 Feb 2022 - 02 Oct 2022

Yona Lee: An Arrangement for 5 Rooms

This exhibition negotiates the relationship we share with domestic and public spaces and objects.

15 Nov 2021 - 13 Nov 2022

Manpower: Myths of Masculinity

This free exhibition brings into focus images of eroticised male bodies.

15 Aug 2022

Appy Seniors Tech Workshop: SuperGold Card App

Become app-savvy and gain digital confidence with your smartphone or device.

15 Aug 2022

Piringatahi | Special Collections Up Close: Beauty and the Beast

Trace the evolution of children’s book design with versions of ‘Beauty and the Beast’ over 400 years.

15 Aug 2022 - 28 Aug 2022

Descended from Rangatira

An exhibition celebrating the inherent leadership qualities of south Auckland's Māori and Pasifika people.

15 Aug 2022 - 28 Aug 2022

Ethnic Fairy Tale and Folklore

View fairytales, myths and legends from various cultures at Mt Albert Library.

15 Aug 2022 - 28 Aug 2022

The Art of Haiku

A two-week community poetry and art project for adults/teens.