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Cultural 20 Jul 2020

Share your cuisine, crafts and talent at Auckland Diwali Festival

The hunt is on for stallholders and performers for this year's Diwali Festival, taking place on 31 October and 1 November.

Community 17 Jul 2020

Manurewa Local Board supports study for older residents

Fourteen older residents will make use of Manurewa Local Board’s Lifelong Learning Fund to take up studies.

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.

Events53 Results

26 May 2022 - 05 Jun 2022

Prayas Theatre presents Dhaba on Devon Avenue

An inter-generational story about love and legacies.

27 May 2022

Free Monthly Japanese Film Screening – Miss Hokusai

A free monthly Japanese film screening.

27 May 2022 - 23 Jun 2022

Tātai Whakapapa Zoom Sessions

These free online Zoom sessions are about whakapapa.

28 May 2022

#TheSoundProjekt

Projekt Team and Creative NZ present in celebration of NZ Music Month '#TheSoundProjekt'.

03 Jun 2022 - 19 Jun 2022

Taste of Pasifika Festival 2022

Share the vibrant cultures of 10 Pacific nations through performance, food, art, fashion, sport and more.

03 Jun 2022 - 16 Jul 2022

Make a Wish to Hiwa i te Rangi

Write your wish, hope, aspiration or karakia for Matariki on the back of one of the wishbone.

04 Jun 2022 - 24 Jul 2022

Wa:Hine – Wai:Rua

Ashlee Tawhiti creates an immersive space for meditative thought as part of Matariki Festival 2022.

04 Jun 2022 - 30 Jul 2022

What is your VVAI?

This exhibition explores the process and material of the contemporary Pacific objects that both artists create.