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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

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.