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Gisborne iwi Rongowhakaata’s exhibition opened today at Te Papa with 600 strong pōwhiri

2017 Sep 29

Te Papa’s eighth iwi exhibition, Ko Rongowhakaata: The Story of Light and Shadow opened today following an early morning karakia (blessing), and a pōwhiri (ceremony) which attracted over 600 guests…

Come along to our Public History talk on Wed 04 Oct

2017 Sep 27

Join the Ministry and the National Library of New Zealand for our October public history talk by Professor Charlotte Macdonald and Dr Rebecca Lenihan. Takes place at the National Library on 04 October…

Public invited to honour Dave Gallaher at Eden Park

2017 Sep 26

Members of the public are invited to visit Eden Park for a unique commemoration next month, to mark 100 years since the first All Blacks captain, Dave Gallaher, was killed in World War I. Gallaher pe…

Six o'clock: Poets under the influence

2017 Sep 25

A bevy of poets mark 50 years since the end of six o'clock closing Iain Sharp presents Gregory O’Brien, Freya Daly Sadgrove, Bill Manhire, Jenny Bornholdt, Lindsay Rabbitt, and more. The end of1th…

Te Papa Tongarewa named in top 25 museums in the world

2017 Sep 22

The national museum of New Zealand, Te Papa, has been named one of the top 25 museums in the world according to TripAdvisor. External view of Te Papa at dusk is courtesy of Te Papa. TripAdvisor, one1…

Passchendaele's 'Good sons'

2017 Sep 20

Date: Thursday, 12 October, 2017 Time: 5.30pm to 6.45pm Cost: Free Location: Te Ahumairangi (ground floor), National Library, corner Molesworth and Aitken Streets Contact Details: For more information…

Gisborne iwi Rongowhakaata’s exhibition at Te Papa

2017 Sep 18

The major new exhibition Ko Rongowhakaata: The Story of Light and Shadow, which showcases the dramatic stories, histories, treasured taonga and the exceptional artistry of the Gisborne iwi, will open1…

National Commemorative Programme to remember Passchendaele

2017 Sep 14

WW100 will mark the Battle of Passchendaele with a national commemorative programme held in Wellington on Thursday 12 October. The commemorative programme reflects on New Zealand’s involvement in…

Commemorations acknowledge New Zealand’s contribution in Second World War and South-East Asia

2017 Sep 13

Two significant commemorations, one marking the 75th anniversary of the Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF) involvement during the Second World War and the other New Zealand’s contribution to1milita…

Auckland War Memorial Museum Puts WWII Records Online

2017 Sep 12

Auckland War Memorial Museum adds thousands of WWII records to Online Cenotaph More than 100,000 WWII Army records are being made freely available for the first time through Online Cenotaph. Auckland …

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