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Calendar of Events


1st - Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month!

1st - Stoptober Quit Smoking Challenge

Stoptober NZ is a fun stop smoking challenge for anyone thinking about ‘kicking butt’.

16th - School Term 4 begins


1st - Movember – Men’s Health Month

Movember – Helping men live happier, healthier, longer lives. Funding game-changing men’s health projects.

12th - Diabetes Awareness Week

Raising awareness of Diabetes between 12th and 18th November.

25th - White Ribbon Day

Show you’re against violence towards women. White Ribbon offers men the opportunity to be part of the solution to ending violence towards women.


1st - Aids Foundation Red Ribbon Day

1st - Safe Sleep Day – Te Ra Mokopuna Ora

14th - Secondary Schools – Term 4 ends

18th - International Migrants Day

20th - Primary & Intermediate Schools – Term 4 ends


6th - Porirua City Council Waitangi Day Festival

Porirua City Council’s Waitangi Day Festival will be themed around waka ama and staged on the beautiful Porirua Harbour waterfront.

For more information and applications for stall holders see: