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.


Oct
11
Fri
Onehunga Heritage Festival: Military Exhibition – William Friar’s Journey
Oct 11 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Onehunga Heritage Festival: Military Exhibition – William Friar’s Journey @ Onehunga Community House

A military exhibition including the fencibles.

Oct
12
Sat
Onehunga Heritage Festival: Horse & Carriage rides
Oct 12 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Onehunga Heritage Festival: Horse & Carriage rides @ Outside the Onehunga Police Station

Take a horse & carriage ride up Onehunga Mall and celebrate Onehunga’s heritage.

Onehunga Heritage Festival: Military Exhibition – William Friar’s Journey
Oct 12 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Onehunga Heritage Festival: Military Exhibition – William Friar’s Journey @ Onehunga Community House

A military exhibition including the fencibles.

Onehunga Heritage Festival: Railway Enthusiasts Museum
Oct 12 @ 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Onehunga Heritage Festival: Railway Enthusiasts Museum @ Railway Enthusiasts Society Museum

Learn about early rail travel in Onehunga.

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: Cup of tea at St Peter’s Church
Oct 12 @ 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Onehunga Heritage Festival: Cup of tea at St Peter's Church @ St Peter's Church

Enjoy a cup of tea while browsing the display tables in the church.  An archivist will be on hand to answer questions about church graves & information on the building.

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.

Onehunga Heritage Festival: Fencibles of Onehunga, their Journey & Life
Oct 12 @ 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Onehunga Heritage Festival: Fencibles of Onehunga, their Journey & Life @ St Peter's Church

Hear about the hardships and joys of fencibles looking for a better life in New Zealand from Don Gallagher, President of the Fencibles Society.

Oct
13
Sun
Onehunga Heritage Festival: Military Exhibition – William Friar’s Journey
Oct 13 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Onehunga Heritage Festival: Military Exhibition – William Friar’s Journey @ Onehunga Community House

A military exhibition including the fencibles.

Onehunga Heritage Festival: Railway Enthusiasts Museum
Oct 13 @ 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Onehunga Heritage Festival: Railway Enthusiasts Museum @ Railway Enthusiasts Society Museum

Learn about early rail travel in Onehunga.

Onehunga Heritage Festival: Talk – the Italian journey
Oct 13 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Onehunga Heritage Festival: Talk - the Italian journey @ The Blockhouse

A talk by Guiseppe Gallina about NZ soldiers in Italy during World War Two.

Onehunga Heritage Festival: The yellow peril
Oct 13 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Onehunga Heritage Festival: The yellow peril @ Onehunga Community House

A talk by Phil Sai Louie on the Chinese influx into New Zealand from 1850, including a look at a typical small Onehunga business run by a Chinese family.

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
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.