Whale Tales art trail features Onehunga talent 

Feb 4, 2022 Latest News 0 Comments 2 min

Reading Time: 2 minutes Two Onehunga-based artists are among the talented group of creators of the beautifully designed whale tails which can be seen around Auckland over the next few weeks, as part of WWF-New Zealand’s Whale Tales public art trail.   Isaac Trebilco, who has lived in Onehunga for 15 years, has created a whale tail specifically for the ...

After the tsunami – supporting Tongan youth 

Feb 4, 2022 Latest News 0 Comments < 1 min

Reading Time: < 1 minute New Zealand Tongan communities are rallying together to support the people of Tonga after the terrible eruption of the Hunga Tonga Hunga Ha’apai volcano and the devastating tsunami that followed.     To’utupu Tonga Trust/Tongan Youth Trust, (TYT), based in Māngere, is appealing for financial donations to help affected youth in Tonga.  The Trust is working alongside Government agencies, non-government ...

New Māngere Bridge principal ready to create her village 

Feb 4, 2022 Latest News 0 Comments 2 min

Reading Time: 2 minutes She credits a village for where she is today, and it’s a philosophy that new principal of Māngere Bridge School, Bernice Mata’utia, wants to bring to her new role – for the community, staff and students to support each other and work together for the collective good.    Bernice began her new role with the start ...

New food hub opens in Onehunga

Feb 4, 2022 Latest News 0 Comments 2 min

Reading Time: 2 minutes Sporting their trademark blue tee shirts and big smiles, Vinnies Youth volunteers can often be seen around our community, providing food relief for people in need.   During the pandemic, requests for their services are in high demand, and volunteers at the new food hub in Onehunga are constantly packing and distributing a large number of ...

Refreshing the ranks

Feb 4, 2022 Latest News 0 Comments 2 min

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Rotary Club of Onehunga-One Tree Hill has launched a new membership drive to strengthen its ranks. As an inclusive club, they are keen to attract people from all backgrounds and ages. Current president, Robin Hulford, says the club is looking for energetic people keen to put something back into their community, with the goal ...