Discover

Local

News

Environment 7 Jun 2022

Toutouwai / North Island robins make a home of Hirakimata

There have been consistent sightings of toutouwai since 2007 on Hirakimata, the highest point on Aotea.

Community 7 Jun 2022

Papakura intersection work planned

Improvements are on the way for a notorious Papakura accident black spot.

Community 3 Jun 2022

Celebrating Matariki in Balmoral

Local celebrations in Albert-Eden bring a unique opportunity to learn more about Matariki.

2 Jun 2022

Christmas cheer to Franklin grants

Christmas events have received Franklin Local board funding.

14-24 year olds 2 Jun 2022

Wanted: Users for Ōpaheke Sports Park

Papakura Local Board wants to establish the needs of those interested in using Ōpaheke Sports Park.

Environment 1 Jun 2022

Nominations open for 2022 local environmental awards

Nominations are now open for the biennial Love Your Place Awards.

Transport 1 Jun 2022

Franklin calls for one speed approach

Franklin Local Board says proposed speed restrictions would be easier to implement and enforce if roads were restricted to one speed. one

Events

22 Jun 2022 - 16 Jul 2022

Matariki 2022 – A Community Installation

This is a celebration of Kumeu Arts as tūrangawaewae for the community, for the people by the people.

21 Jun 2022 - 16 Jul 2022

Celebrating Matariki at the Village

Come to Howick Historical Village to celebrate Matariki.

21 Jun 2022 - 16 Jul 2022

Matariki Festival 2022

An exciting line-up of more than 85 events region wide.

20 Jun 2022 - 07 Jul 2022

Te Tomokanga ki te Pō

This incredible mahi toi is a glowing waharoa standing 26 feet tall.

20 Jun 2022 - 22 Jul 2022

Whanaungatanga & Matariki

Learn about Whanaungatanga and Matariki at this exhibition for all ages.

18 Jun 2022 - 14 Aug 2022

ArtLab – Mix the Rainbow: Colour and Shape

Discover a kaleidoscopic world of colours and shapes in this ArtLab.

18 Jun 2022 - 18 Sep 2022

Emily Karaka: Matariki Ring of Fire

The exhibition centres on the festival of Matariki.

12 Jun 2022 - 16 Jul 2022

One Billion Stars to End Violence

Visit to the Homestead Galleries throughout the Matariki season and weave a star.