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Community 17 Jul 2020

Manurewa Local Board supports study for older residents

Fourteen older residents will make use of Manurewa Local Board’s Lifelong Learning Fund to take up studies.

Community 14 Jul 2020

Papakura backs te reo names

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.

Community 6 Jul 2020

Libraries reach out to support kaumātua Māori

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.

Cultural 6 Jul 2020

Auckland events scene stacked for spring and summer

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.

Cultural 29 Jun 2020

Waka workshops with the people of Moana

Waka workshops introduce Aucklanders and urban youth to the mighty Polynesian seafaring canoes and the sport of waka ama.

Cultural 12 Jun 2020

Tō tātou tuakiri Māori: Celebrating Māori identity

In June, we’re celebrating and participating in Auckland’s thriving Māori identity.

Cultural 12 Jun 2020

What's in a name?

A movement is underway to reflect the true richness of our heritage in the names of our parks and public spaces.

Community 12 Jun 2020

A kōrero on community health and kindness

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.

Events115 Results

13 Oct 2022

World War II’s American ‘Invasion’ of Auckland, with Dr Brian McDonnell

Dr Brian McDonnell will talk about the changes wrought by the presence of American servicemen and women to the daily life, culture and landscape of our wartime city.

14 Oct 2022

Sounds of India

Join us as we go through the journey on the Sounds of India!

14 Oct 2022

Yokai Talk 4: Dan Taipua : To Be Pacific: Cultural Connections to Yokai

Join speaker Dan Taipua as he starts with the bare fact of our Pacific connection.

15 Oct 2022

APO | Room on the Broom & Stick Man

Enjoy these heart-warming stories complete with René Aubry’s magical music score performed live.

15 Oct 2022

Diwali at Nathan Homestead

Amazing activities and performances to enjoy and celebrate Diwali.

15 Oct 2022

Diwali Dance Performance and Sari Demonstration

Have fun watching the bollywood dance and sari demonstration.

15 Oct 2022

Diwali Gala

Join us to celebrate the vibrant festival of Diwali.

15 Oct 2022

Diwali Mela (The great Indian Bazaar)

Enjoy a fun-filled event with craft stalls, henna painting, fun photo booth, music and food tasting.