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.


Aug 22 @ 1:44 AM – 2:44 AM
Enjoy a heritage themed storytime about two boys travelling from Onehunga Wharf to the Awhitu Peninsula and their camping adventures.
Aug 30 @ 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM Onehunga Library
Snuggle up for a cosy family movie at the library. Feel free to come in your PJs.
Aug 31 @ 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM Auckland Zen Centre
Come along and enjoy an afternoon of traditional humorous storytelling from Japan (performed in English) plus new Zen poetry.
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 @ 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
Hear Jim Jackson of the Manukau Harbour Restoration Society talk about the Onehunga to New Plymouth link.
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 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.