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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.

Events50 Results

08 Jul 2022

Drawing Workshop with Ash and Jas

This drawing workshop uses bits of tapa and naturally sourced pigment.

10 Jul 2022

Matariki and Connecting to the Environment: Live Day

Historical Village will be running a series of workshops and crafts that connect to the tenets of Matariki.

11 Jul 2022 - 19 Jul 2022

Ahua Collective Exhibition

Sharing the stories of our community and creating safe spaces to evolve and exhibit mahi.

14 Jul 2022 - 23 Jul 2022

Takurua-Nafanua War Goddess

A unique cultural experience synthesising hospitality, theatre and dance.

14 Jul 2022 - 31 Jul 2022

Elemental AKL 2022

Elemental AKL returns this July with a sensational season of curated experiences.

15 Jul 2022 - 16 Jul 2022

Matariki ki Onehunga – Origins of Fire

A two-day festival that is centred around storytelling, kai and whānau.

16 Jul 2022

Ko Au

A dance-installation performance where audiences are guided and moved between different spaces.

14 Aug 2022

Call of the Huia

A unique insight into this important but forgotten chapter of Aotearoa’s musical legacy.