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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.

Events86 Results

18 Jun 2024

Astronomy For Beginners: For Adults and Teens (ages 13+)

Join the Auckland Astronomical Society for an interactive introduction to Astronomy and the star...

18 Jun 2024

Whai - Artist talk by Janine Williams

Meet artist Janine Williams (Ngāti Paoa, Ngāti Whātua o Kaipara). Hear about her creative journe...

18 Jun 2024

Whiri Aroha weaving demomstration

Join us this Matariki for a demonstration of the artistry of Māori weaving by Whiri Aroha.

07 Jun 2024 - 22 Jun 2024

Much Ado About Nothing

The music scene of the 1970s plays host to Shakespeare’s classic tale of love, rumour, and innuendo.

14 May 2024 - 27 Jun 2024

Matariki - Ngā Whetū o te Tau Hou | The Stars of the New Year

From the comfort of your planetarium seat, you’ll embark on a journey to ngā whetū (the stars).

13 Feb 2024 - 10 Dec 2024

Lego Club - Glen Eden Library

Bring your construction skills and join in the LEGO building fun.

19 Jun 2024 - 07 Jul 2024

‘Ka mua Ka muri’ – Matariki at Māpura

Join us as we celebrate our annual Matariki exhibition at Alberton House.

11 May 2024 - 22 Jun 2024

Dizziness & Drawing Breath an exhibition by Georgia Arnold

This exhibition explores autobiography and the role of art in self-understanding.