Our vision is an inclusive, connected and thriving community.
We have places, spaces and activities that enable belonging and connectedness. No matter who we are or where we are from, together we have a voice, make action and create hope.
Ko ta matou tirohanga he hapori whakauru, hono me te oranga
Our mission is to mobilise our community's strength and resources into locally led action.
Manaakitaka – making welcoming, inclusive connections that enable people to explore shared visions, knowledge and activities
Collaboration - engaging residents, community groups, agencies, business and policy makers to make the most of collective resources and energy to achieve community priorities and wider influence in our city..
Sustainability– progress that meets the needs of the Earth and it's people now and for future generations.
Te Tiriti o Waitangi - Upholding Te Tiriti articles and principles through the work we do. Maintaining a Te o Māori view on knowledge, mātauranga Māori, contemporary Māori perspectives and values - including Rangatiratanga, Kaitiakitanga, Manaakitanga, Whanaungatanga