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Cultural 18 May 2021

Māori names and stories showcased in local parks

Names harking back to history and stories treasured by Māori are being showcased in local parks across the Ōtara-Papatoetoe Local Board area.

Community 13 May 2021

Expansive new recreation space for Kaipātiki Reserve, Parakai

The restoration of Kaipātiki Reserve (formerly Parakai Recreation Reserve) is taking another step forward with plans to create an expansive new play space and community recreation area.

Environment 11 May 2021

Māngere Mountain restoration begins

Thousands of new native trees, track enhancements and a new playground planned for Māngere Mountain.

Heritage 7 Apr 2021

New museum exhibition shares diverse stories of Tāmaki Makaurau

The second stage of Auckland War Memorial Museums visitor transformation was unveiled on Wednesday 24 March when Tāmaki Herenga Waka: Stories of Auckland opened to the public.

Community 31 Mar 2021

Kaumatua housing plan gets a boost

Six Papakura Marae kaumatua housing units are nearing completion and three more have been approved for the site.

Community 31 Mar 2021

Gold award for Tūpuna Maunga Authority visitor centre

'Te Ipu Kōrero o Maungawhau' sits inside the heritage Kiosk building on Maungawhau / Mt Eden Maunga.

Community 17 Mar 2021

World of Cultures is here

Craving a cultural experience that normally requires getting on a plane?

Cultural 15 Mar 2021

Local talent to take centre stage at CultureFest

Members of the KFM 106.9, Auckland Council and Youth Arts NZ internship programme are taking a pivotal role in producing CultureFest on 28 March.

Events52 Results

21 Jun 2022 - 16 Jul 2022

Matariki Festival 2022

An exciting line-up of more than 80 events region-wide.

22 Jun 2022 - 14 Jul 2022

Rongoa Maori Workshop

Learn about the philosophy of traditional Māori medicine and how this applies to our care and well-being.

23 Jun 2022

Ka Pō, Ka Ao

Celebrate Matariki with a night of uplifting music and kapa haka.

24 Jun 2022 - 25 Jun 2022

Matariki ki Uta

Rediscover the importance of Māui and Mahuika and the creation of fire.

24 Jun 2022 - 26 Jun 2022

Matariki at the Maritime

Follow a Matariki trail to learn about star navigation and planning for the year ahead using the maramataka.

26 Jun 2022

Puketāpapa Manu Aute Kite Day

Bringing Matariki celebrations to the top of Mt Roskill / Pukewīwī with a spectacular day of kite flying.

29 Jun 2022 - 03 Jul 2022

Wishing on a Star

Māpura artists come together through art to celebrate Matariki.

02 Jul 2022

Matariki at Pukepuke

A free fun day for the whole whānau at Nathan Homestead Pukepuke to celebrate Matariki 2022.