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Fireworks Will Go With A Bang At New Venue

Friday, 29 October 2010, 11:10 am | Papakura District Council

A clown show and an exploding toilet will kick off the 2010 Papakura Fireworks display on November 5. More >>

Papakura: Through The Artist's Lens

Tuesday, 19 October 2010, 12:24 pm | Papakura District Council

An exhibition that captures the Papakura District will open at the Papakura Art Gallery on Friday 22 October 2010. More >>

Papakura Council Secures Hingaia Recreation Land

Monday, 18 October 2010, 11:26 am | Papakura District Council

In one of its final major “legacy” projects, Papakura District Council has agreed to purchase land on the Hingaia Peninsula to ensure that the area’s growing population has ample open space for recreational use. More >>

Snug Homes on Offer to Papakura Residents

Tuesday, 6 July 2010, 12:10 pm | Papakura District Council

Papakura residents and people living in the wider Counties Manukau area can apply for a free home insulation package through the regional Snug Homes programme. More >>

Leaky Home Solution Disadvantages Residents

Thursday, 27 May 2010, 5:12 pm | Papakura District Council

Papakura District Council Mayor Calum Penrose says the Government’s proposed solution to the leaky homes issue will bring relief to owners of leaky homes and offer some kind of closure for them. More >>

Papakura’s Restricted Fire Season Ends

Tuesday, 4 May 2010, 10:04 am | Papakura District Council

Colder weather and the weekend’s rain have brought an end to the restricted fire season in Papakura. More >>

Papakura Confirms its Final Annual Plan

Tuesday, 6 April 2010, 10:36 am | Papakura District Council

Papakura District Council has signed off on its last annual plan before it is merged with all other Auckland councils in November. More >>

Beach Road Improvements to Start April 7

Monday, 29 March 2010, 12:54 pm | Papakura District Council

Papakura District Council contractors will start road improvement work in the area of Beach Road at the intersections of Elliot Street and Chichester Drive on April 7. More >>

Positive Focus On Youth In Papakura

Friday, 26 March 2010, 1:54 pm | Papakura District Council

Positive Focus On Youth In Papakura Papakura young people are in focus this year with the announcement of the second annual Papakura Youth Awards and a continued high profile for the Papakura Youth Leadership Forum, which is now into its fourth ... More >>

Matariki Promises a Month of Art and Culture

Friday, 19 March 2010, 11:53 am | Papakura District Council

Papakura is preparing for its 2010 Matariki festival. More >>

Latest Tsunami Highlights Need for Personal Plans

Monday, 8 March 2010, 10:24 am | Papakura District Council

Figures released last week show that 15 per cent of New Zealanders have an emergency plan or enough food and water to survive for three days. More >>

Unique Airport Ride Kicks Off Papakura’s Summer

Friday, 29 January 2010, 10:00 am | Papakura District Council

A unique chance to cycle on Ardmore airport’s runway, the annual Pahurehure Inlet Canoe Day and a summer concert series are highlights of the Papakura summer events season which kicks off at the start of February. More >>

Consultation On Mill Road Corridor, Final Weeks

Wednesday, 27 January 2010, 3:33 pm | Papakura District Council

Papakura District Council is urging residents to make the most of the current consultation period and have their say on options for the proposed eastern arterial route, known as the Mill Road Corridor. More >>

Views Sought on Golf Course Land Use Restriction

Monday, 18 January 2010, 11:34 am | Papakura District Council

Papakura District Council is seeking the community’s views on lifting a restriction on land involved in a project proposed for Papakura Golf Course. In order for the project to go ahead, the company that owns the course, Honk! Group, needs an “encumbrance” ... More >>

Seeking Views On Pukekiwiriki Reserve Management

Wednesday, 13 January 2010, 3:40 pm | Papakura District Council

A draft management plan for Papakura District’s iconic Pukekiwiriki Reserve has been released for public comment by Papakura District Council and will be the subject of an information day at Redhill Community Centre. More >>

Papakura Restricted Fire Season in Place from 21st

Friday, 11 December 2009, 4:51 pm | Papakura District Council

A restricted fire season will be in place in the Papakura District from Monday December 21. During the Restricted Fire Season, permits will be required for all fires in the open air for all areas of the Papakura District unless it is contained within ... More >>

Land Purchase Will Enhance Central Park

Wednesday, 2 December 2009, 10:28 am | Papakura District Council

• New entrance to lead from Railway Street West into park • Purchase complements plans for adjacent land More >>

Council Announces Accent Point Upgrade

Monday, 30 November 2009, 3:37 pm | Papakura District Council

It will sell its part-share in the complex to co-owners Verus Holdings Ltd (VHL) and will lease space on the street-accessible level three to bring the Sir Edmund Hillary Public Library and the Ernest Clarke Memorial Museum down one floor. The ... More >>

Christmas Comes To Papakura

Monday, 23 November 2009, 11:54 am | Papakura District Council

Papakura shoppers will be firmly in Christmas mode going into December with Christmas decorations now decorating the town square and preparations well under way for the annual Papakura Christmas weekend. More >>

Hawkins Theatre Hosts Show Me Shorts Film Festival

Wednesday, 4 November 2009, 3:43 pm | Papakura District Council

The Show me Shorts Film Festival 2009 will screen at the Hawkins Theatre - Papakura from 19 – 25 November, bringing Papakura audiences a versatile program of short films which are at the cutting edge of artistic creativity and technology. Each year ... More >>