Events Calendar

Tell us about your event in Onehunga and we’ll add it to this page! Email details to events@onehunga.net.nz or phone 636 8535.


Sep
20
Fri
Go Back for Murder by Agatha Christie
Sep 20 @ 8:00 PM – Oct 5 @ 9:00 PM
Go Back for Murder by Agatha Christie @ The Dolphin Theatre

Imprisoned for poisoning her husband fifteen years earlier, Caroline Crale finds herself at death’s door and writes a letter to her daughter Carla expressing her undeniable innocence. Carla, aided by Justin Fogg – a former admirer of Caroline’s – persuades those present on the day of her father’s death to return to the scene of the crime. When witnesses reassemble, Fogg discovers the identity of the true murderer, and Carla discovers her true feelings for Fogg.

A community theatre production by special arrangement with Samuel French Ltd and NZ Play Bureau Ltd.

Oct
5
Sat
Onehunga Heritage Festival: Manukau journeys
Oct 5 @ 10:00 AM – Oct 20 @ 5:00 PM
Onehunga Heritage Festival: Manukau journeys @ Onehunga Community Library

Display of books, articles and photos.

Oct
6
Sun
Onehunga Heritage Festival: Documentary – Shipwreck: The Wreck of the HMS Orpheus
Oct 6 @ 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Onehunga Heritage Festival: Documentary - Shipwreck: The Wreck of the HMS Orpheus @ Onehunga Community Library

About the worst maritime disaster in New Zealand’s history. Originally screened on TVNZ in 2000. Courtesy of Greenstone TV.

Also screening on 9th October, 1:30pm & 20th October, 3:00pm.

Oct
9
Wed
Onehunga Heritage Festival: Documentary – Shipwreck: The Wreck of the HMS Orpheus #2
Oct 9 @ 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
Onehunga Heritage Festival: Documentary - Shipwreck: The Wreck of the HMS Orpheus #2 @ Onehunga Community Library

About the worst maritime disaster in New Zealand’s history. Originally screened on TVNZ in 2000. Courtesy of Greenstone TV.

Also screening on 9th October, 1:30pm & 20th October, 3:00pm.

Oct
12
Sat
Onehunga Heritage Festival: Storytime
Oct 12 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Onehunga Heritage Festival: Storytime

Enjoy a heritage themed storytime about two boys travelling from Onehunga Wharf to the Awhitu Peninsula and their camping adventures.

Onehunga Heritage Festival: Manukau Journey’s by Sail & Steam
Oct 12 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Onehunga Heritage Festival: Manukau Journey’s by Sail & Steam @ Onehunga Community Library

Join us for maritime stories, when sailing from Onehunga to New Plymouth was the quickest route south and ferry services linked the settlements around the Manukau Harbour.

Oct
20
Sun
Onehunga Heritage Festival: Documentary – Shipwreck: The Wreck of the HMS Orpheus #3
Oct 20 @ 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Onehunga Heritage Festival: Documentary - Shipwreck: The Wreck of the HMS Orpheus #3 @ Onehunga Community Library

About the worst maritime disaster in New Zealand’s history. Originally screened on TVNZ in 2000. Courtesy of Greenstone TV.

Also screening on 9th October, 1:30pm & 20th October, 3:00pm.

Nov
2
Sat
Onehunga Community Day
Nov 2 @ 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Onehunga Community Day @ Onehung Community Centre

Current programme partners, local community groups and businesses will be showcasing their mahi and services they have to offer the community.

Enjoy live music & performance by local groups plus entertainment for the kids.

There’ll be raffles from local business sponsors and spot prizes throughout the day.

 

 

Nov
8
Fri
The Flint Street Nativity by Tim Firth
Nov 8 @ 2:05 AM – Nov 30 @ 3:05 AM
The Flint Street Nativity by Tim Firth @ The Dolphin Theatre

Mizzis Horrocks’s class of seven-year-olds is about to perform their nativity play at Flint Street Junior School for their proud mums and dads – and the occasional social worker. Squabbles arise when Gabriel wants to play Mary, the Star grumbles that he’s not a proper star (like at NASA), Herod won’t stop waving to his parents and the subversive Innkeeper insists on livening up the traditional script. And then the stick insect escapes …

A community theatre production by special arrangement with Samuel French Ltd and NZ Play Bureau Ltd.

Nov
23
Sat
Onehunga Christmas Parade
Nov 23 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Onehunga Christmas Parade @ Onehunga Town Centre

Come and watch our annual community parade.

Starts on the corner of Onehunga Mall and Arthur Street, travels down to Princes Street before returning back.