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Arts 13 Oct 2016

Sir George Grey Special Collections

The Sir George Grey Special Collections contain over 500,000 images of New Zealand from the 1840s to the present day.

Community 26 Sep 2016

Samoan Consulate opens in Mangere

Hundreds of community members gathered on the weekend to celebrate the opening of the new Fale o Samoa in Mangere Town Centre.

Community 8 Sep 2016

Council adopts new guidelines for engaging with rainbow communities

Auckland Council took a step up in its approach to engaging with Auckland’s LGBTI communities this week with the launch of new Rainbow Communities Engagement Guidelines.

Parks / Outdoors 22 Aug 2016

Landscaping begins on Fukuoka Friendship Garden

Landscaping work begins this week on re-establishing the Fukuoka Friendship Garden at Western Springs Lakeside Park.

Cultural 15 Aug 2016

Surprises from the depths of St James

It wasn’t as salubrious a part of Auckland as it is today; it would have been pretty rough

Cultural 30 Jul 2016

Kadimah students learn about their whakapapa

Kadimah students have been finding out about their whakapapa at Auckland Libraries.

Arts 29 Jul 2016

Explore our digital museum

Auckland Museum's Collections Online lets you search more than a million catalogue records from the natural sciences, human history and documentary heritage collections.

Community 25 Jul 2016

Māori phrase of the week

Each week we bring you some new rerenga (sentences) and kupu (words) so you can practise your kōrero Māori.

Events115 Results

10 Oct 2022 - 11 Oct 2022

Manu Magic 2.0

Students will develop skills in observational drawing and stencil spray painting using native Manu as inspiration.

10 Oct 2022 - 14 Oct 2022

'We are all here' - World Homeless Day Event

Celebrate the resilience, strength, and diversity of people with a lived experience of homelessness.

11 Oct 2022

Heritage Festival Guided Walk – Te Puke o Tara/Hampton Park

Learn about extensive Māori and European cultural heritage and the incredible stories of this unique place.

11 Oct 2022

Rangoli Workshop

Make Rangoli designs in a fun and super-duper easy way!

12 Oct 2022

Acrylic Painting and Chinese Calligraphy for Kids

Kids can learn acrylic painting and Chinese calligraphy with Tina - an experienced former school teacher. 

12 Oct 2022

Family Tree

An activity suitable for children aged 6-12 at Corban Estate Arts Centre.

12 Oct 2022

Mandala Dot Art Workshop

Mandala dot art workshop for all ages.

12 Oct 2022

Percy Vos: Preserving a Heritage Building

Learn the story of Percy Vos, the man and his legacy.