Ōrākei Seniors Forum on Health 2022
Residents at seven local retirement villages were asked what they wanted hear about, the answer was ‘health’
Creative Humans shine in the community
A new art programme is set to bring art to communities - from beaches to town centres
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 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.
Mission Bay’s iconic playground to be upgraded
A comprehensive remodel of the playground at Selwyn Reserve on the Mission Bay waterfront is now underway. Auckland Council will create an adventure playground with a wider age group and an increased volume of foot traffic in mind.
Local Business Awards a timely boost
Congratulations to all winners in the Ōrākei Local Board Business Awards, 2021.
Mission Bay’s Trevor Moss Davis Memorial Fountain switched on after water restrictions lifted
Following the lifting of Auckland’s remaining water restrictions in October, Mission Bay’s beloved water fountain will be switched back on this weekend. However, Auckland Council is urging visitors to Selwyn Reserve to refrain from splashing about in the fountain this summer.
Major water quality infrastructure project completed ahead of swim season
Aucklanders can now enjoy the benefits of better water quality with the completion of the Ōkahu Bay stormwater network separation project. The project, to separate stormwater from wastewater pipes, will directly improve the water quality in Ōkahu Bay, and the wider Hauraki Gulf.
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St Heliers Library: April School Holiday Programme
Come along for a fun and interactive session at the Library.
Conscious Connected Breathing - St Heliers
All welcome to this free session presented by experienced breathing coach Jefferson Chapple.
Ranger guided walk - Free
Learn about the unique flora and fauna that call the forest and waterways home and important environmental issues that we face today in the reserve.
Strike Up The Band!
You’ll be swaying to the sensational sounds of Tijuana Brass, Glenn Miller, Henry Mancini, and more!
Barfoot & Thompson People's Tri Race 4 – Mission Bay
Suited to first-timers and people wanting to tick off a mega PB – this course has it all.