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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.

Community 11 Jun 2020

Connect with the star realm at Manu Aute Kite Day

Discover the ancient meaning of kites in Māori culture at a free Manu Aute Kite Day event on 29 June.

Theatre / Performance 11 Jun 2020

Matariki Dawn Karakia captivates crowd

Matariki Festival dawns with moving karanga, karakia, waiata and kotahitanga (unity).

Arts 11 Jun 2020

Mural 'comes alive' for Matariki

A mural celebrating Matariki will be brought to life on 22 and 23 June.

Events110 Results

22 Aug 2022

Piringatahi | Special Collections Up Close: Auckland's Volcanoes

In this session we will look at books and photos about volcanoes from the Heritage Collections. 

23 Aug 2022

Mandarin Zoom Session – Dream of the Red Chamber

A free talk about the famous Chinese classic novel Dream of the Red Chamber with Dr Dorothy Zhang.

23 Aug 2022

Piringatahi | Special Collections Up Close: Hiking Through the Archives

Explore a sample of the rich range of resources from the Auckland Tramping Club archive.

23 Aug 2022

Waxing Lyrical

The Devonport Library Associates present Jack Ross with Johanna Emeney, Elizabeth Morton, Lisa Samuels and Bryan Walpert.

23 Aug 2022 - 28 Aug 2022

Auckland Writers Festival Waituhi o Tāmaki

Six days of good times and great ideas with the world's best writers and thinkers.

24 Aug 2022

Bookshelf to Coffee Table – Creating a Captivating Family History with Fiona Brooker, Memories in Time

Look at the steps to put together a captivating family history

24 Aug 2022

Piringatahi | Special Collections Up Close: Maramara

Join Robert Eruera for an opportunity to engage with taonga Māori from Heritage Collections.

24 Aug 2022

The Hidden Women of the Cyclopedia of New Zealand with Fiona Brooker, Memories in Time

An interactive workshop to uncover those ‘hidden’ women who are never mentioned by name in historical documents.