Art buffet:feast for the senses

It was a brilliant way to engage the community. Fo Guang Yuan Art Gallery, located at the Fo Guang Shan Buddhist temple recently hosted its...

Eye on Nature photo competition

The Beautification Trust is calling for entries for the 2021 Eye on Nature photo competition. Manukau Institute of Technology has sponsored a new Samsung Galaxy...

Community band marks 50 years

The Manukau Concert Band with members from east and south Auckland will be celebrating 50 years of music-making. To mark the event, the band is...

Submissions open for Estuary Art and Ecology Award

In its 15th year now, the submissions to the Estuary Art and Ecology Award have now opened. Artworks will be exhibited at the Malcolm Smith...

Grease is the word at Harlequin

It's time to shake things up a bit after being in lockdown. Head back to 1950s hot-rodding, hip-shaking Rydell High and all those familiar classic...

Scottish Dancing for fun, fitness and friendship

It's an opportunity to explore creativity, expression, musicality, fluidity, balance and posture. "Scottish Dancing, a form of social dance is good for the brain," says...

Art gallery with a difference

Quay Gallery is a long-established name in the New Zealand art industry representing Kiwi artists for more than 15 years. Based originally in Ahuriri Quay...

AUT students’ concept makes global final

Two Auckland University of Technology (AUT) Faculty of Design and Creative Technologies students - Whitford’s Gayle Lee and Mt Wellington’s Jessica Vea - have...

Hoyts opening in Ormiston

Movie buffs are in for a big treat as a new Hoyts cinema experience will soon be unveiled at the Ormiston Town Centre set...

First artist in residence finds village a perfect canvas

Toni Mosley is recreating history at the Howick Historical Village. As part of Summernova, a summer festival funded by Auckland Unlimited, Mosley is the first...


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