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 11 @ 7:30 AM – 8:30 AM Coffee Plenty
With Local Body Elections on the horizon, it is a good opportunity to understand the stance that local nominees for Councillor and the Maungakiekie part of the local board have on business in our area. 
Sep 18 @ 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM Onehunga Community Centre
The Onehunga Business Association, together with Onehunga Police, is hosting a Crime Prevention Workshop for local businesses with the aim of reducing crime in our area and providing businesses with the skills to deal with
Sep 20 @ 8:00 PM – Oct 5 @ 9:00 PM 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
Oct 1 – Oct 31 all-day Blue laneway adjacent to the Onehunga Club, Onehunga Mall
An exhibition of local heritage photos with a focus on journeys.
Oct 5 @ 10:00 AM – Oct 20 @ 5:00 PM Onehunga Community Library
Display of books, articles and photos.
Oct 6 @ 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM Journeys End, Laishley House and the Blockhouse, Jellicoe Park.
Three historic buildings will be open for viewing and there’ll be photo displays of the fencibles journey to Onehunga.
Oct 6 @ 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM 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 @ 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM Jellicoe Park
Learn about settlers and the trees they brought to Onehunga on this guided walk.
Oct 9 @ 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM 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 11 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Onehunga Community House
A military exhibition including the fencibles.
Oct 12 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM Outside the Onehunga Police Station
Take a horse & carriage ride up Onehunga Mall and celebrate Onehunga’s heritage.
Oct 12 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Onehunga Community House
A military exhibition including the fencibles.
Oct 12 @ 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM Railway Enthusiasts Society Museum
Learn about early rail travel in Onehunga.
Oct 12 @ 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM Catholic Church of Assumption
Learn about early fencibles & settlers who journeyed to & built Onehunga on this one and a half hour guided walk.
Oct 12 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Enjoy a heritage themed storytime about two boys travelling from Onehunga Wharf to the Awhitu Peninsula and their camping adventures.
Oct 12 @ 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM 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.
Oct 12 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM 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 12 @ 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM 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 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Onehunga Community House
A military exhibition including the fencibles.
Oct 13 @ 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM Railway Enthusiasts Society Museum
Learn about early rail travel in Onehunga.
Oct 13 @ 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM Onehunga Bay Lagoon (near the children's play area)
Join members of Bike Onehunga on a guided tour of some of the suburb’s oldest streets learning about the area and its interesting past.
Oct 13 @ 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM Journeys End, Laishley House and the Blockhouse, Jellicoe Park.
Three historic buildings will be open for viewing and there’ll be photo displays of the fencibles journey to Onehunga.
Oct 13 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM The Blockhouse
A talk by Guiseppe Gallina about NZ soldiers in Italy during World War Two.
Oct 13 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM 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.
Oct 13 @ 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM Onehunga Community House
Treat yourself to a Victorian afternoon tea ($25 per person) with entertainment from Fraser Dance Scottish Dancing Group.  To book, phone 636 9900 or email ochouse@xtra.co.nz. Scottish dancers perform at 3.30pm.
Oct 20 @ 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM Journeys End, Laishley House and the Blockhouse, Jellicoe Park.
Three historic buildings will be open for viewing and there’ll be photo displays of the fencibles journey to Onehunga.
Oct 20 @ 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM 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 8 @ 2:05 AM – Nov 30 @ 3:05 AM 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
Nov 23 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM 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.
Feb 22 @ 10:30 AM – 3:00 PM Onehunga Bay Reserve