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Heritage 20 Sep 2019

Heritage Festival Diary: Week One Highlights

Check out the Heritage Festival programme, with events running from 5 to 28 October.

Arts 16 Sep 2019

Stars shine at the Stand Up Stand Out Finals

Auckland's youth shone brightly as they took the stage at the Stand Up Stand Out finals on Saturday 14 September.

Cultural 12 Sep 2019

Keeping up with the Korero

Every New Zealander can help strengthen the Māori language simply by using it. That’s the theme of this year’s Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori / Māori Language Week.

Community 11 Sep 2019

The story behind the Moon Festival

The Moon Festival is celebrated in many Asian countries and goes by many names.

Arts 4 Sep 2019

Lights on in Tin Tacks Reserve

Tin Tacks Reserve in central Onehunga is to be home to a bright new public artwork in the form of a large free-standing lightbox.

Arts 30 Aug 2019

Watch: Behind the scenes with Auckland Libraries’ heritage team

Deep in the heart of Auckland’s Central City Library is a little-known treasure trove of valuable letters, photographs, and yes, books.

Environment 20 Aug 2019

74,000 new native plants for Auckland’s maunga

More than 19,000 trees and shrubs have been planted in the last twelve months as part of a large-scale project to restore Auckland's maunga.

Fashion 13 Aug 2019

Culturally inspired woven designs to feature on Fashion Week catwalk

Māori culture, history and sustainability intertwine as two of NZ's renowned Māori designers present collections during New Zealand Fashion Week.

Events110 Results

08 Aug 2022 - 17 Aug 2022

Free Beginners Family History Course at Whangaparāoa Library

A free genealogy training programme in August to give you the tools to unlock the mysteries of your past.

05 Aug 2022 - 08 Sep 2022

Te Ao Mārama – World of Light: Mana Wāhine

Showcasing seven mana wāhine trailblazers from Te Ao Mārama anthology series.

05 Jul 2022 - 13 Aug 2022

Te Haerenga Tonu a Tamaoho – Tamaoho Journey Continues

Ngāti Tamaoho acknowledge art as a powerful wellness tool in response to the impact of the pandemic.

25 Jun 2022 - 11 Sep 2022

Gilbert & George: The Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland Exhibition 2022

This exhibition looks back over a joint career that has courted controversy, challenged the status quo and championed alternative views.

12 Jun 2022 - 04 Sep 2022

Elsewhere and Nowhere Else

This exhibition features artwork by Kah Bee Chow, Li-Ming Hu and Yuk King Ta.

10 Jun 2022 - 06 Nov 2022

Ancient Greeks: Athletes, Warriors and Heroes

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

15 Apr 2022 - 18 Sep 2022

Heavenly Beings: Icons of the Christian Orthodox World

Introducing the tradition of the devotional art of the Christian Orthodox faith in an exhibition of icons drawn from across the world.

26 Feb 2022 - 02 Oct 2022

Yona Lee: An Arrangement for 5 Rooms

This exhibition negotiates the relationship we share with domestic and public spaces and objects.