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20 May 2021

New pedestrian bridge underway in Flat Bush

Work is underway to install a new pedestrian bridge on Flat Bush School Road following public feedback in September 2020.

Business / Economy 25 Mar 2021

Ormiston Town Centre is open for business

The major retail destination is part of a 19-hectare development in south-east Auckland, an area with a rapidly growing population.

23 Feb 2021

Help us shape our 10-year Budget

Howick Ward councillors Sharon Stewart and Paul Young are calling on everyone to have their say and give feedback on the most important 10-year Budget for our city.

Walkways 8 Dec 2020

Dick Quax memorial honours ‘The Flying Dutchman’

New signs along a stretch of the Rotary Walkway in Pakuranga honouring the sporting prowess and longstanding civic duty of Dick Quax have been unveiled at Wakaaranga Reserve in Half Moon Bay.

Community 24 Nov 2020

Local boards take joint approach to benefit Aucklanders

Franklin and Howick are among Auckland local boards seeking to find common ground so they can work together to benefit residents.

Transport 2 Sep 2020

Improved Murphys Road now open to traffic

Murphys Road in Flat Bush has now reopened as a four-lane road following improvements.

Arts 18 Aug 2020

Art meets ecology in unique Tāmaki Estuary initiative

Entries are open for one of New Zealand’s only contemporary art prizes with ecology at its core: The Estuary Art and Ecology Prize.

16 Jul 2020

Help us shape the future of Howick

The Howick Local Board's draft plan is now open for consultation and the board is seeking your input to make sure they’ve got it right.


21 Mar 2023 - 10 Apr 2023

Connect with migrants: Celebrate the cultures of our community

Drop in and have a chat to ARCC community support workers.

21 Mar 2023 - 16 Apr 2023

Polish Traditions of Easter exhibition

Come and learn about a traditional Polish Easter.

06 Mar 2023 - 13 Apr 2023

The Ultimate 70s Show

It’s time to slip into your bell bottoms and platform shoes - Operatunity is going disco!

09 Feb 2023 - 06 Apr 2023

English Language Classes for Beginners

Join in our friendly class that runs term time.

13 Jan 2023 - 21 Apr 2023

Mandarin Storytime

Join Sunshine Kid Club for some exciting mandarin stories and songs.

06 Jan 2023 - 21 Dec 2023


Come along to our popular Storytime.

25 Mar 2023

Celebrating Cultures

Join the Howick Local Board as we celebrate our diverse communities through music, performance, workshops, crafts, food, displays and exhibitions. 

25 Mar 2023

Connect with migrants (ARCC drop-in session)

earn about the work ARCC does with forced migrants in our community.