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Community 18 Apr 2016

The Anzac biscuit has a history of its own

The truth about the mighty Anzac biscuit may surprise you.

Educational 18 Apr 2016

Māori phrase of the week

Each week we bring you some new rerenga (sentences) and kupu (words) so you can practise your kōrero Māori.

Cultural 11 Apr 2016

Māori phrase of the week

Each week we bring you some new rerenga (sentences) and kupu (words) so you can practise your kōrero Māori.

Development 8 Apr 2016

Māori urban design expert joins the council

This week Auckland Council welcomed new staff member Phil Wihongi. Phil joins the council as the Mana Whenua Urban Design Principal Specialist for the Auckland Design Office. OurAuckland caught up with Phil to find out about his background and what the role entails.

Arts 6 Apr 2016

Renaissance for Aotea Quarter

The Aotea Quarter is set to regain its crown as Auckland’s centre for arts, culture and entertainment following adoption of a 20-year strategic framework.

Cultural 1 Apr 2016

100 years ago: The battle underground

On 11 October 1915, the New Zealand Engineers Tunnelling Company assembled at the Avondale Racecourse en route to the Western Front.

Cultural 29 Mar 2016

Māori phrase of the week

Each week we bring you some new rerenga (sentences) and kupu (words) so you can practise your kōrero Māori.

Events115 Results

18 Oct 2022

Intercultural Club: Topic in October - The Comparison between Diwali & Lunar New Year

Join us for intercultural celebration of Indian and Chinese performances.

19 Oct 2022

HeritageTalks: The passing of the pioneers: the obituaries of the Old Colonists and a changing country with Liam Appleton

Research Librarian Liam Appleton will tell us about Pakeha New Zealanders understanding of themselves amidst an increasingly developing and urbanised country.

19 Oct 2022

Learn a new skill - Bollywood Dance Workshop

Join the expert and learn some Bollywood dance moves.

07 Sep 2022 - 14 Dec 2022

Koorero Paki

A fun-filled storytelling session for tamariki aged three to five years old.

21 Oct 2022

Free Monthly Japanese Film Screening - October 2022 "Josee, the Tiger and the Fish"

Join us to watch "Josee, the Tiger and the Fish", a Japanese Film.

21 Oct 2022

Yokai Talk 7: Jonny Smith - Ringu and the J-Horror revolution

Short introduction to J-horror cinema of the late 90s and early 2000s by Jonny Smith.

09 Sep 2022 - 16 Dec 2022

Tai Chi for Wellbeing

Join us at Te Paataka Koorero o Takaanini for Tai Chi. 

22 Oct 2022

Diwali Storytime

Dress up in traditional Indian clothes and join us for our special Diwali storytime.