End of an era for old grandstand

September 30, 2020 Latest News

The Waikaraka Park Grandstand has finally been demolished. After almost 90 years as a local landmark, the ageing concrete structure was pulled down in September. Despite popular belief...

Traffic trial coming for Onehunga

September 30, 2020 Latest News

Two traffic trials in the Maungakiekie-Tāmaki area have won funding in the latest round from Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency’s Innovating Streets Programme, which aims to bring safer...

The songbirds need you!

September 29, 2020 Latest News

A new initiative to turn Maungakiekie/One Tree Hill and Cornwall Park into a safe haven for birds, is being launched this month. The Maungakiekie Songbird Trust will be...

Two become one

September 2, 2020 Latest News

Club Onehunga was officially launched at the beginning of August with a large turnout of members from the Onehunga RSA and Onehunga Club.   After a ribbon cutting...

Winter Wonderland

September 2, 2020 Latest News

For three whole days in August, there was snow on the ground at Oranga Kindergarten.   No, it wasn’t an unexpected weather event - the kindy children enjoyed...

Telling it like it is

September 2, 2020 Latest News

At the beginning of August, Race Relations Commissioner (RRC), Meng Foon, visited the Epsom Combined Probus group to give a wide-ranging talk about his job, and racism and...

Onehunga table update

September 2, 2020 Latest News

The space outside St Peter’s Church has never been the same since the mosaic chess table, one of Onehunga’s much photographed pieces of street art, was destroyed in...

A hand-up for young people

September 2, 2020 Latest News

An Onehunga-based youth trust has launched a crowdfunding campaign to carry on its work in granting annual scholarships to local high school students. The 36 year-old Onehunga Youth...