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Arts 3 Feb 2016

Art spotlight: Nobody Here But Us

Who knew this 3.5-tonne beauty would become such a talking point with inner-city workers?

Community 20 Jan 2016

Peaceful sanctuary for babies at Waikumete

Families of departed newborn and stillborn babies recently attended the blessing of a new children's sanctuary at Waikumete Cemetery.

Beaches 19 Jan 2016

Future of Long Bay restaurant decided

Plans for a large-scale restaurant at Long Bay Regional Park have halted indefinitely out of respect for the cultural significance of the beachfront site.

Arts 19 Jan 2016

Q&A with Rhana Devenport

OurAuckland spoke with Rhana Devenport to find out more about her role as curator for the New Zealand Pavilion at the 57th Venice Biennale.

Cultural 18 Jan 2016

Māori phrase of the week

Practise your te reo Māori each week with a new phrase.

Educational 11 Jan 2016

Auckland Domain

With exotic plants, duck ponds, sports fields, bush walks and Auckland War Memorial Museum, Auckland Domain is perfect for a winter outing.

Cultural 22 Dec 2015

Cycleway murals celebrate natural heritage

New and upgraded underpasses on the Northwestern Cycleway feature art inspired by the natural heritage and resources of the area.

Libraries 22 Dec 2015

Top Five Treasures - Sir George Grey Special Collections

We asked Sir George Grey Special Collections curator and manager, Georgia Prince, for her top five treasures from the collection.

Events50 Results

27 May 2022

Free Monthly Japanese Film Screening – Miss Hokusai

A free monthly Japanese film screening.

27 May 2022 - 23 Jun 2022

Tātai Whakapapa Zoom Sessions

These free online Zoom sessions are about whakapapa.

03 Jun 2022 - 19 Jun 2022

Taste of Pasifika Festival 2022

Share the vibrant cultures of 10 Pacific nations through performance, food, art, fashion, sport and more.

03 Jun 2022 - 16 Jul 2022

Make a Wish to Hiwa i te Rangi

Write your wish, hope, aspiration or karakia for Matariki on the back of one of the wishbone.

04 Jun 2022 - 24 Jul 2022

Wa:Hine – Wai:Rua

Ashlee Tawhiti creates an immersive space for meditative thought as part of Matariki Festival 2022.

04 Jun 2022 - 30 Jul 2022

What is your VVAI?

This exhibition explores the process and material of the contemporary Pacific objects that both artists create.

09 Jun 2022 - 26 Jun 2022

Krishnan's Dairy

A rare opportunity to see one of New Zealand’s most loved plays.

10 Jun 2022 - 23 Oct 2022

Ancient Greeks: Athletes, Warriors and Heroes

An exhibition from the British Museum’s world-renowned collection from the Ancient Greek world.