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Cultural 7 Mar 2016

Khulu takes top sculpture award

More than 320,000 people visited Sculpture in the Gardens this summer and were delighted by the array of outstanding artworks, free activities and gorgeous Gardens.

Community 5 Mar 2016

South Auckland stories launched

Taku Tāmaki – Auckland Stories South is the first exhibition in an exciting new partnership between MIT Manukau and Auckland Museum.

Community 2 Mar 2016

Small but perfectly formed

Kaukapakapa Library, one of the smallest libraries in NZ, was included in a recent BBC radio documentary on tiny book-lending institutions.

Cultural 29 Feb 2016

Māori phrase of the week

Practise your te reo Māori each week with a new phrase.

Cultural 26 Feb 2016

Sculptor of the week - Lucy Bucknall

Devonport-based sculptor Lucy Bucknall’s work The Learning captures the tender experience of storytelling that comes from this intimate and concentrated joint activity.

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.

Events124 Results

20 Jun 2022 - 22 Jul 2022

Whanaungatanga & Matariki

Learn about Whanaungatanga and Matariki at this exhibition for all ages.

07 Jul 2022

Latin Dance

Take dance classes in the Latin genre, such as Salsa, Bachata and Cha Cha Cha.

07 Jul 2022

Matariki Stars Evening

Celebrate the arrival of Matariki with a special stars evening at the library.

07 Jul 2022 - 09 Jul 2022

Kaha

Audiences are invited into the Atamira whare to experience new ideas and new artists.

07 Jul 2022 - 03 Sep 2022

Kōrero Mai: Te Reo Māori Conversation Group

A relaxed and friendly session of kōrero in te reo Māori run by local learners.

07 Jul 2022 - 18 Sep 2022

Curator Tours of Heavenly Beings

Learn about the fascinating history, meanings and devotional uses of icons.

08 Jul 2022

Drawing Workshop with Ash and Jas

This drawing workshop uses bits of tapa and naturally sourced pigment.

08 Jul 2022 - 09 Jul 2022

Kia Ora Shorts

A film screening to experience Te Ao Mai Nga Whatu Māori.