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Funding Auckland’s favourite things

Published: 14 June 2017

Most people know that rates help pay for the council to collect rubbish, maintain roads and look after our parks. But did you know that rates also help fund many other things that make Auckland a great place to live?

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An exhibition about the spiritual and symbolic meaning of the head and hair in Pacific cultures.

Auckland wins at museum awards

Published: 25 May 2017

Stardome Observatory and Auckland War Memorial Museum were winners at the ServiceIQ 2017 New Zealand Museum Awards.

Explore the Ōtuataua Stonefields

Published: 24 May 2017

The Ōtuataua Stonefields Historic Reserve is an internationally significant heritage landscape and an important archaeological site near Māngere.

A conversation of note at Auckland Central Library

Published: 23 May 2017

Sean Taylor is a library assistant at Auckland Central Library. He tells us what he encountered at the You and I Experience, a free event happening there in celebration of NZ Music Month.

Sign of significance for Patumahoe

Published: 4 May 2017

The dedicated signs tell the story of mana whenua’s connection and history to the region and their location is selected by mana whenua in recognition of its cultural significance to the area.