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Community 21 Jul 2022

Ōrākei Seniors lead discussions

Forum topics and discussions led by local seniors

Heritage 13 Jul 2022

Strong future for grand old building

St Heliers Community Library services will be relocating temporarily to Turua Hall

Community 5 Jul 2022

Making Ōrākei a great place to live – together

In 2020 the community helped direct priorities for Ōrākei Local Board to focus on in the following three years. The goal: making Ōrākei a great place to live. 

Cleaning up our environment 27 Jun 2022

Reviving our Gulf

The humble mussel doing incredible things

Community 13 Jun 2022

Ōrākei Seniors Forum on Health 2022

Residents at seven local retirement villages were asked what they wanted hear about, the answer was ‘health’

Community 27 May 2022

Creative Humans shine in the community

A new art programme is set to bring art to communities - from beaches to town centres

Parks / Outdoors 29 Apr 2022

New lookout at Churchill Park

A new lookout has been created at the highest point in Churchill Park in Glendowie, offering 360-degree views over the city including Te Naupata/Musick Point and toward Motukorea/Browns Island. 

Have your say 17 Feb 2022

Have your say on plans for The Landing

The Landing is an intensively used park located on the seaward side of Tamaki Drive, and its management plan is undergoing a refresh to better include the various communities who use the area.

Events

09 May 2024 - 12 Dec 2024

Scrabble Club

Join the Scrabble club for a couple of games every second and fourth Thursday of the month.

14 Jun 2024

Whānau Together

Join our intergenerational community dinner and celebrate Matariki together.

15 Jun 2024

Creative Matariki Children's Art Workshop

Join Ruth from Creative Rumi to explore Matariki through art.

15 Jun 2024

Making Rewana (Maori bread)

Learn the art of making Rewana, while hearing the stories from Pandy’s Kuia and her childhood gro...

17 Jun 2024 - 18 Jun 2024

Dawn & Dusk

Hear about two lovers walk through a high, bright night.

18 Jun 2024

Deeper understanding of Pepeha - an indigenous code

Join us in a dedicated workshop designed to explain what a pepeha is and how our identity is impo...

21 Jun 2024

Matariki Kid's Event

Join us for an afternoon celebrating Māori arts, crafts, culture, language, music, food, and hosp...

29 Jun 2024

Vegan Living Talk

Join Amanda Sorrenson and Ultra- Athlete Josh Howell as they talk about Veganism.