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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

15 Oct 2022

Foyer Concerts: Sounds of India

Enjoy classical Indian performances by Sargam Madhur on sitar and Basant Madhur on tabla.

15 Oct 2022

Grand Annual Diwali Celebration

Join us and enjoy instrumental music, popular Bollywood songs and dances to celebrate Diwali.

15 Oct 2022

Henna your hands and make your own Diya for Diwali

Learn how to henna your hands and to make your own Diya.

15 Oct 2022

Malaysian Indian Style Cooking Demonstration

Learn how to make Thosai, a rice and Urid dhal pancake and Malaysian Indian style chicken curry

15 Oct 2022

The Month of Indonesian Language and Literature

A family event to see and enjoy Indonesian culture in a traditional way.

15 Oct 2022

Yokai Talk 5: Dan Taipua : My Favourite Monsters: Yokai in Toys, Games and Cartoons

Join Dan Taipua in a family-friendly talk about the monsters you may already know, from the popular worlds of Pokémon.

15 Oct 2022 - 16 Oct 2022

Opening Weekend of Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera: Art and Life in Modern Mexico

A weekend of Mexican food, music, crafts and art.

15 Oct 2022 - 03 Dec 2022

Kahlo & Rivera: Mexican Modernism - A Curator’s Talk

Join us for an illustrated talk by curator Julia Waite as she explores the dynamic and complex networks between art, people and place in modern Mexico.