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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.

Beaches 19 Jan 2016

Future of Long Bay restaurant decided

Plans for a large-scale restaurant at Long Bay Regional Park have halted indefinitely out of respect for the cultural significance of the beachfront site.

Arts 19 Jan 2016

Q&A with Rhana Devenport

OurAuckland spoke with Rhana Devenport to find out more about her role as curator for the New Zealand Pavilion at the 57th Venice Biennale.

Cultural 18 Jan 2016

Māori phrase of the week

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

Educational 11 Jan 2016

Auckland Domain

With exotic plants, duck ponds, sports fields, bush walks and Auckland War Memorial Museum, Auckland Domain is perfect for a winter outing.

Cultural 22 Dec 2015

Cycleway murals celebrate natural heritage

New and upgraded underpasses on the Northwestern Cycleway feature art inspired by the natural heritage and resources of the area.

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.