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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.

Libraries 22 Dec 2015

Top Five Treasures - Sir George Grey Special Collections

We asked Sir George Grey Special Collections curator and manager, Georgia Prince, for her top five treasures from the collection.

Events52 Results

10 Jun 2022 - 23 Oct 2022

Ancient Greeks: Athletes, Warriors and Heroes

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

11 Jun 2022

Philippine Independence Day Celebration

Including exhibits, food stalls, craft, hobby plants, fashion/clothing, a dance presentation and much more.

12 Jun 2022 - 16 Jul 2022

One Billion Stars to End Violence

Visit to the Homestead Galleries throughout the Matariki season and weave a star.

15 Jun 2022 - 16 Jun 2022

Toi Te Kupu: Whakaahuatanga

This event aims to celebrate and showcase the transformative power of mātauranga Māori.

16 Jun 2022 - 03 Jul 2022

Mrs Krishnan's Party

People just can’t get enough of this smart, funny show.

17 Jun 2022

Matariki Māori Makete

A free market in celebration of Matariki.

21 Jun 2022 - 03 Jul 2022

Scenes from a Yellow Peril

An uncomfortable, playful and enlightening provocation on racism and privilege in Aotearoa.

21 Jun 2022 - 16 Jul 2022

Celebrating Matariki at the Village

Come to Howick Historical Village to celebrate Matariki.