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Kids / Family

Setting the stage for the future of play in the Waitākere Ranges area

With a growing population and a need to be able to plan for the future, a new plan to help guide future play improvements and spaces in the Waitākere Ranges Local Board area has been developed.


Playground renewal welcomed at Keith Hay Park

Children can now get even more out of their time at Keith Hay Park thanks to the renewed playground at the southern end of the park, funded by Puketāpapa Local Board.


Grants help groups across Franklin

Franklin Local Board grants will help groups from across the area better serve their communities.

Kids / Family

Grants help Papakura groups

Local Board grants help Papakura groups better serve the community.

14-24 year olds

New basketball court opens in the Bays

It’s time to shoot hoops at the new 3x3 court located at Freyberg Park, Browns Bay.

14-24 year olds

Tamariki prepare for challenge

Youngsters from across Manurewa are training for their Te Rima 101 challenge.

14-24 year olds

From banners to bags

Old flags and bunting used to advise of events and liven Papakura's streets are being returned to the town as shopping bags.


New playground celebrated at Western Springs Lakeside Te Wai Ōrea Park

Western Springs Lakeside Te Wai Ōrea Park has a brand new ecology-themed playground.

Events63 Results

03 Aug 2021

Playtime at the Plaza – An Enchanted Party

Bring the kids along to an enchanted party at Pakuranga Plaza.

03 Aug 2021 - 27 Sep 2021

Wonderland Glow Show

A 'Kiwified’ interpretation of the classic Alice in Wonderland tale.

03 Aug 2021 - 26 Oct 2021

Hōtoke/Winter Fun Preschool Play!

An opportunity for your tamariki to play with big toys, be active and make new friends.

07 Jul 2021 - 25 Oct 2021

Sea Monsters

An incredible exhibition featuring prehistoric ocean predators that will delight all ages.

03 Aug 2021 - 16 Dec 2023

Wesley Market

Fresh fruit and vegetables vendors offering an affordable selection ideal for the whole family.

02 Aug 2021 - 28 Aug 2021

August Composting Courses

Join one of these courses for an introduction to the basics of composting.

04 Aug 2021 - 29 Sep 2021

Winter Fun Pre-School Play

Enjoy a cup of tea/coffee and meet new parents/caregivers while the kids play with toys.

05 Aug 2021 - 16 Dec 2021

Free Junior & Senior K-Pop Dance Classes

This programme provides free K-Pop dance classes.