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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

15 Aug 2022 - 30 Nov 2022

Community Morning Tea

Meet locals, share your ideas and find out how to get involved at our free community morning teas.

15 Aug 2022 - 12 Dec 2022

Rhythm and Beats

Come along to a fun music-based session that is designed for ages 3-5.

03 Aug 2022 - 22 Aug 2022

Gathering

Franklin Arts Festival committee members are exhibiting a "gathering of ideas".

27 Jul 2022 - 25 Aug 2022

A Small Conversation with Myself About Carpet

Glen Armstrong uses distinctive symmetrical floral patterning as a reference point for this body of work.

27 Jul 2022 - 25 Aug 2022

I Knew I Had to Move On

Artist Harinder Rajpal paints strong geometrical compositions and balanced colour field.

27 Jul 2022 - 25 Aug 2022

IRL

Artist Paul Darragh explores compositions in geometric abstraction in these paintings.

27 Jul 2022 - 25 Aug 2022

I've Made Up My Mind

An exhibition showcasing a group of thirteen artists from a range of backgrounds.

14 Jul 2022 - 31 Aug 2022

Lens on Papakura District

A photographic exhibition that showcases photographers with local ties to the Papakura region.