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Community 14 Jul 2020

Papakura backs te reo names

Papakura Local board chair Brent Catchpole says using te reo in street names and for other public places, especially when those names are gifted by mana whenua, is a policy that celebrates who we are.

Community 6 Jul 2020

Libraries reach out to support kaumātua Māori

During lockdown, a group of Māori specialist staff from Auckland Council Libraries identified an opportunity to establish a service to engage with kaumātua Māori in these unprecedented times.

Cultural 6 Jul 2020

Auckland events scene stacked for spring and summer

Auckland is gearing up for a spring season of major events, a prelude to a stacked summer schedule as the region looks forward to 2021 – the region’s largest planned year of major events.

Cultural 29 Jun 2020

Waka workshops with the people of Moana

Waka workshops introduce Aucklanders and urban youth to the mighty Polynesian seafaring canoes and the sport of waka ama.

Cultural 12 Jun 2020

Tō tātou tuakiri Māori: Celebrating Māori identity

In June, we’re celebrating and participating in Auckland’s thriving Māori identity.

Cultural 12 Jun 2020

What's in a name?

A movement is underway to reflect the true richness of our heritage in the names of our parks and public spaces.

Community 12 Jun 2020

A kōrero on community health and kindness

In the neighbourhoods of Manukau and Wiri, one of Panuku’s key moves is to develop the Wiri neighbourhood into a healthy and resilient community for both people and places.

Cultural 11 Jun 2020

Troy Kingi to headline Te Korakora on Federal

Troy Kingi will headline celebrations as the Federal Street party on 12 July sings and dances Matariki Festival to a close.

Events124 Results

08 Jul 2022 - 16 Dec 2022

Tai Chi for Wellbeing

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

01 Jul 2022 - 10 Jul 2022

Vector Lights for Matariki Festival

Celebrate Matariki and the newest national holiday for Aotearoa.

01 Jul 2022 - 15 Jul 2022

Matariki Festival – Matariki on the Move

A truly unique visit to the stars accompanied by a soundtrack performed live by world-renowned Māori musicians.

09 Jul 2022

Family Flax Weaving Workshop

Come along with your whānau to this free and fun flax weaving workshop at the New Lynn Library.

09 Jul 2022

July Saturday Gallery Club: Matariki Manu Tukutuku

A free children’s workshop, creating a cardboard manu tukutuku.

09 Jul 2022

Matariki Ahunga Nui – Aro

Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki is excited to bring you Aro to brighten up your day.

09 Jul 2022

Matariki Storytime and Craft Weaving

Kick off your school holidays with this Matariki-themed storytime session.

09 Jul 2022

Ngā Tamariki o Matariki – Star Making

Create the most colourful star in the Pleiades constellation.