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Cultural 21 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.

Community 14 Mar 2016

Māori phrase of the week

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

Cultural 9 Mar 2016

Introducing Auckland Council's Māori heritage team

Auckland Council is committed to the appropriate protection of tangata whenua’s taonga, sites and places of cultural and historic heritage to avoid further deterioration or loss of the region’s fascinating Māori footprint.

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.

Events113 Results

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.

15 Oct 2022 - 03 Dec 2022

Kahlo & Rivera: Mexican Modernism - A Curator’s Talk

Join us for an illustrated talk by curator Julia Waite as she explores the dynamic and complex networks between art, people and place in modern Mexico.

15 Oct 2022 - 22 Jan 2023

Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera: Art and Life in Modern Mexico

Come face to face with one of the 20th century’s most recognisable cultural icons in this international exhibition.