Community 2 Jul 2019

Students’ vision helps create community

The Ōrākei Local Board office now has a food-sharing stand thanks to students from Remuera Intermediate.

Community 27 Jun 2019

Meet a pest free hero – The Eastern Bays Songbird Project

The Eastern Bays Songbird Project aims to turn Eastern Bays into a Pest Free Urban Sanctuary and place of safety and nurturing for native birds.

Environment 20 Jun 2019

Kauri protection a priority for Ōrākei Local Board

A new action plan aims to protect kauri in the Ōrākei Local Board area.

Community 12 Jun 2019

Community volunteers recognised by Ōrākei Local Board

An awards ceremony has celebrated the contribution locals make to the Ōrākei community.

Arts 30 May 2019

Arts therapy making a difference for children

Children in the Ōrākei Local Board are benefiting from creative outlet provided by arts therapy classes.

Sports / Leisure 23 May 2019

Turf upgrade a win for sport in Ōrākei

Council grant enables turf upgrade at College Rifles, ensuring much-needed sport and training facilities for Ōrākei.

Sports / Leisure 10 May 2019

ASB Tennis Centre upgrade underway

$5.5 million grant from Auckland Council instrumental in upgrade going ahead.

Green spaces 8 May 2019

Volunteers essential to protect green spaces in Ōrākei

Volunteers are needed for a series of planting days planned by Ōrākei Local Board.


25 May 2022 - 26 May 2022

Mental Health First Aid Aotearoa Workshop

A mental health first aid course will teach you how to provide initial support to adults.

28 May 2022

Bach Musica NZ: Singing Workshop

Learn and brush up essential singing techniques and improve your sound.

29 May 2022

Ōrākei Enviro Forum

A free community event to acknowledge the contribution of community volunteers, as well as network and share ideas.

01 Jun 2022 - 10 Jul 2022

Doc Edge Festival 2022

The chance to experience the best documentaries from New Zealand and around the world.

02 Jun 2022 - 08 Jul 2022

Can You Candidate? You Can. Drop-in Information Sessions

Drop-in information sessions for anyone interested in becoming a candidate in the Auckland Council local elections 2022.

11 Jun 2022

Bach Musica NZ: Sight-Reading Workshop

This workshop teaches the ability to sight-read with confidence and accuracy.

13 Jun 2022 - 14 Jun 2022

In Your Neighbourhood: Piazzolla Tangos

Sensuous, languid, smokily feline – there’s nothing quite like the music of Astor Piazzolla.

17 Jun 2022

Up Close with Vivaldi's Four Seasons

A deeper look at Vivaldi’s The Four Seasons.