Ready to grow: identified as a future metropolitan centre in the Auckland Unitary Plan, Papakura offers much to people looking to work, live and play in south-east Auckland.
With a vibrant shopping centre, wide range of public transport options, new supermarkets and service businesses and booming real estate that includes a new wave of apartment developments under construction, the district is attracting people and businesses from all over Auckland.
Papakura is about the future: opportunity and lifestyle.
The green open spaces of our wonderful parks draw families and children and the playgrounds are a fun and safe diversion for the younger ones.
With a conveniently located transport hub at the edge of the business district, getting to and from the town centre is simple, quick and convenient by rail, bus or private car.
For everything you need to know about Papakura’s busy town centre and all the things that make this the heart of our district, look no further!
Runs from Dec 1st to 21st.
Enter our scavenger hunt, solve the clues and find the special number on a Christmas bauble at each place.
Go in the draw to win three prizes of $100 worth of Papakura vouchers to spend in town.
Entrants must be aged 5-15 years.
Entries close at 3pm Sat Dec 21st and completed forms can be handed in at the last place on the hunt or the Santa Grotto at 188 Great South Rd, next to the Selwyn Centre.
Click below to download the Entry Form and Terms & Conditions.
The Papakura Rotary Santa Parade will be held in Papakura on Sunday 8th of December at 3 pm.
If you want a form to have a float in the Parade please contact the Business Association on 2988996 or email firstname.lastname@example.org and we will send one out to you.
After the Santa Parade on Sunday 8 December come on down to Central Park for some great music, fun for the kids, food trucks, ice cream, face painting and a free family fun day from 4 pm to 6 pm.
Harvest Christian Church are hosting Carols in the Park in Central Park on Friday 6th of December from 6 pm.
A great family Christmas night to come and enjoy some fabulous music and Christmas carols and fun.