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Heritage 10 Dec 2018

Roll of Honour commemorates World War I service personnel

Ōrākei Local Board is remembering World War I service personnel with a republished list of those who served.

Sports / Leisure 10 Dec 2018

Ōrākei Local Board receives gift for supporting club

Support for a local football club has been rewarded with a carving from Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei’s master carver.

Beaches 6 Dec 2018

Safeswim returns to Auckland with new swimming spots

Auckland Council’s Safeswim website is ready for summer, highlighting water quality around the region.

Environment 16 Nov 2018

Local boards work together to restore Newmarket stream

Restoration efforts are underway at Newmarket stream.

Transport 12 Nov 2018

New school bus eases crowding concerns

Auckland Transport has supplied an extra bus to reduce overcrowding on school bus routes in Ōrākei.

Community 9 Nov 2018

Meadowbank Pony Club gets a helping hand

Ōrākei Local Board has awarded Meadowbank Pony Club with a grant to benefit riders with disabilities.

Transport 8 Nov 2018

Overstayers in Remuera carpark building on notice

AT is stepping up enforcement at Clonbern Road as the top floor closes for engineering inspections.

Parks / Outdoors 31 Oct 2018

More green space for Ōrākei

Ōrākei has gained more green space as part of the council’s purchase of parks and public spaces.

Events

14 Aug 2024

Falls Prevention Workshop

Learn how to prevent falls from happening with Harbour Sport Community Strength & Balance Traimer...

25 Aug 2024

Elegant orchids botanical art workshop

In this workshop, you will learn how to observe and draw exotic orchids from the Wintergardens pl...

15 Sep 2024

Spring Daffodils botanical art workshop

Let your creativity flow as you connect with nature and fellow botanical art enthusiasts.

28 Sep 2024

Volunteer Expo Auckland East

This is a family-friendly trade-show-style event where kids can have supervised play while adults...

07 Oct 2024 - 08 Oct 2024

Viva Viola

Join us for a exciting musical performance.

20 Oct 2024

Cacti and Succulents botanical art workshop

Learn how to observe and draw cacti and succulents from the Wintergardens plant collections.

17 Nov 2024

Amazing carnivorous plants botanical art workshop

Learn how to observe and draw fascinating pitcher plants and 'monkey cup'.