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Community 27 Apr 2016

How we marked Anzac Day over the past century

A century on, how have commemorations changed on this significant national day?

Community 22 Apr 2016

Event tackles challenges of Pasifika youth

The Growing Pasifika Youth event showcases cutting-edge solutions from the perspective of young people.

Community 22 Apr 2016

Tackling anti-social behaviour in parks

If you aren’t aware some of your local parks have an alcohol ban, you will soon find out.

Community 18 Apr 2016

The Anzac biscuit has a history of its own

The truth about the mighty Anzac biscuit may surprise you.

Educational 18 Apr 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.

Cultural 11 Apr 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.

Development 8 Apr 2016

Māori urban design expert joins the council

This week Auckland Council welcomed new staff member Phil Wihongi. Phil joins the council as the Mana Whenua Urban Design Principal Specialist for the Auckland Design Office. OurAuckland caught up with Phil to find out about his background and what the role entails.

Arts 6 Apr 2016

Renaissance for Aotea Quarter

The Aotea Quarter is set to regain its crown as Auckland’s centre for arts, culture and entertainment following adoption of a 20-year strategic framework.

Events110 Results

20 Aug 2022

Storytelling in a Diverse Community

Join our diverse communities to find out how they tell their stories.

20 Aug 2022 - 08 Oct 2022

Auaha Haukura

Auaha Haukura showcases the joint practice of Lissy Robinson-Cole and Rudi Robinson.

20 Aug 2022 - 19 Nov 2022

Healthy Body Mind and Spirit: Living Tai Chi

Experience the ancient Chinese art of Tai Chi for relaxation, balance and well-being for free.

21 Aug 2022

Sunday Concert Series – Traditional Persian Music

Pah Homestead is proud to present Rasoul Abbasi, a UNESCO award-winning Iranian musician based in Auckland.

21 Aug 2022 - 18 Sep 2022

Curator Tours of Heavenly Beings

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

22 Aug 2022

Piringatahi | Special Collections Up Close: Auckland's Volcanoes

In this session we will look at books and photos about volcanoes from the Heritage Collections. 

23 Aug 2022

Mandarin Zoom Session – Dream of the Red Chamber

A free talk about the famous Chinese classic novel Dream of the Red Chamber with Dr Dorothy Zhang.

23 Aug 2022

Piringatahi | Special Collections Up Close: Hiking Through the Archives

Explore a sample of the rich range of resources from the Auckland Tramping Club archive.