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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.

Cultural 1 Apr 2016

100 years ago: The battle underground

On 11 October 1915, the New Zealand Engineers Tunnelling Company assembled at the Avondale Racecourse en route to the Western Front.

Cultural 29 Mar 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

15 Oct 2022

Diwali Mela (The great Indian Bazaar)

Enjoy a fun-filled event with craft stalls, henna painting, fun photo booth, music and food tasting.

15 Oct 2022

Foyer Concerts: Sounds of India

Enjoy classical Indian performances by Sargam Madhur on sitar and Basant Madhur on tabla.

15 Oct 2022

Grand Annual Diwali Celebration

Join us and enjoy instrumental music, popular Bollywood songs and dances to celebrate Diwali.

15 Oct 2022

Henna your hands and make your own Diya for Diwali

Learn how to henna your hands and to make your own Diya.

15 Oct 2022

Malaysian Indian Style Cooking Demonstration

Learn how to make Thosai, a rice and Urid dhal pancake and Malaysian Indian style chicken curry

15 Oct 2022

The Month of Indonesian Language and Literature

A family event to see and enjoy Indonesian culture in a traditional way.

15 Oct 2022

Yokai Talk 5: Dan Taipua : My Favourite Monsters: Yokai in Toys, Games and Cartoons

Join Dan Taipua in a family-friendly talk about the monsters you may already know, from the popular worlds of Pokémon.

15 Oct 2022 - 16 Oct 2022

Opening Weekend of Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera: Art and Life in Modern Mexico

A weekend of Mexican food, music, crafts and art.