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Cultural 5 Feb 2016

Quality design: Grey Lynn's gravitational pull

The design is influenced by Sir Isaac Newton – and in particular his work in optics.

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.

Events45 Results

29 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022

Secret Museum Tour

A once-in-a-lifetime chance to explore the underground world where many of Auckland Museum's treasures are stored.

28 Jan 2022 - 31 Jan 2022

Vector Lights for Auckland Anniversary 2022

Vector Lights on the iconic Auckland Harbour Bridge is celebrating Auckland Anniversary Weekend with a dazzling light show.

22 Jan 2022 - 09 Feb 2022

Dylan-Blanc Huata – Hi There, Haere

With mixed media works of splattered acrylics, oil pastels and spray paint, harmonious street-like style presents itself throughout the exhibition.

15 Jan 2022 - 05 Mar 2022

Tiakina | Take Care

New Zealand artists are partnered with artists, from countries more stricken by COVID-19 in this free exhibition.

30 Nov 2021 - 05 Feb 2022

Exhibition: Remember Me by Fa'amele Etuale

Fa’amele Etuale's work pays homage to her alofa (love) for her a’iga (family), God, culture and grief.

30 Jan 2022

Lion Dance Performance to Celebrate Chinese New Year

Celebrate the Chinese New Year with a cultural parade and performance at Pakuranga Plaza.

01 Feb 2022 - 27 Feb 2022

Proud Centres

Vibrant and entertaining activations at Auckland Council’s community facilities as part of Auckland Pride Festival.

01 Feb 2022 - 27 Feb 2022

Studio One Toi Tū Proud Centre

Studio One Toi Tū is excited to be a Proud Centre and present a range of inclusive and fabulous events.