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Libraries reach out to support kaumātua Māori

Published: 6 July 2020

During lockdown, a group of Māori specialist staff from Auckland Council Libraries identified an opportunity to establish a service to engage with kaumātua Māori in these unprecedented times.

Auckland events scene stacked for spring and summer

Published: 6 July 2020

Auckland is gearing up for a spring season of major events, a prelude to a stacked summer schedule as the region looks forward to 2021 – the region’s largest planned year of major events.

Matariki Festival – upcoming highlights

Published: 30 June 2020

Feel the emotion of awe-inspiring kapa haka in the city centre this week, before anticipating the chance to learn the art of poi, look up to the constellations in a stardome or the sky and shop local at a bustling makers’ market in Manukau.

Papakura backs te reo names

Published: 29 June 2020

Papakura Local board chair Brent Catchpole says using te reo in street names and for other public places, especially when those names are gifted by mana whenua, is a policy that celebrates who we are.

City lights up for Matariki Festival

Published: 16 June 2020

Ferns, kowhai, rainfall and ocean waves are among the visual elements of the Vector Lights for Matariki Festival show illuminating the bridge for Matariki.

A kōrero on community health and kindness

Published: 12 June 2020

In the neighbourhoods of Manukau and Wiri, one of Panuku’s key moves is to develop the Wiri neighbourhood into a healthy and resilient community for both people and places.