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Heritage 27 Jun 2019

Elder statesman of Auckland heritage retires

Heritage hero George Farrant is retiring after 37 years as principal heritage advisor at Auckland Council.

Heritage 25 Jun 2019

Updated: Proposed Plan Change 26 - submission period extended

Proposed Plan Change 26 relates to the Special Character Areas Overlay of the Auckland Unitary Plan.

Arts 4 Jun 2019

Sharing the ancient art of korowai

Papakura Marae's Whiri Aroha classes have passed on the skills to weave precious korowai cloaks to new generations.

Exhibition 23 May 2019

Treasure trove of New Zealand’s maritime history revealed

A new exhibition at the New Zealand Maritime Museum celebrates John Street, one of the NZ's most recognised maritime identities.

Exhibition 7 May 2019

Exhibition: The Dawn Raids - Educate to Liberate

New exhibition on show in Auckland informs about a painful part of New Zealand history.

Community 1 May 2019

Car enthusiasts revved up in Howick

The classic car show is now Howick’s second largest free community event, and organisers are already working on the 2020 show.

Heritage 15 Apr 2019

Field of Remembrance widens our lens this Anzac Day

Vector Lights and a field of 171 commemorative crosses will form part of Anzac Day events throughout Auckland.

Heritage 4 Apr 2019

AT report says moving Pukekohe train station impractical and costly

Auckland Transport has told Franklin Local Board it is unable to spend any more money on plans to move the Pukekohe train station away from its present site.

Events16 Results

10 Jun 2022 - 23 Oct 2022

Ancient Greeks: Athletes, Warriors and Heroes

An exhibition from the British Museum’s world-renowned collection from the Ancient Greek world.

12 Jun 2022

Preparing for a Victorian Winter | Live Day

Experience a day at Howick Historical Village learning how to prepare for winter in the 1840s.

16 Jun 2022

Thursday Heritage Concert Series: An Unlikely Pair

Dual Motion presents An Unlikely Pair - An exploration of the repertoire for flute and clarinet.

19 Jun 2022 - 11 Dec 2022

Auckland Town Hall Tours

The return of the Auckland Town Hall Tours, offering a remarkable experience of the historic building.

30 Jun 2022

Thursday Heritage Concert Series: Mon Plaisir

Pianist Gemma Lee concludes our Autumn series with a programme for solo piano

01 Jul 2022 - 13 Aug 2022

Lens on Papakura District

A photographic exhibition that showcases photographers with local ties to the Papakura region.

06 Jul 2022

New Zealand’s Shrinking Passenger Railway Network: Slow Decline or Hope for the Future?

This free talk will examine the reasons for the contraction of passenger rail.

02 Oct 2022

Flour to Towers – Josiah Clifton Firth with Lisa Truttman

This talk is about Josiah Clifton Firth and his businesses, which were an integral part of Auckland's economy in the second half of the 19th century.