condensed discuss document expanded export feedback print share remove reset document_white enquire_white export_white report_white

Blog

Blog

  • New Zealand Sculptors and Medallists, Paul and Betty Beadle

    By Louise Weston
    Thursday, 9 March 2017

    In November 2016, we welcomed Jim Wheeler and Marté Szirmay into Auckland Museum’s Collection Hub to look through objects from Paul and Betty Beadle's home studio.

    Read more
  • March On Washington Call for Material

    Wed, 25 Jan 2017

    On Saturday 21 January 2017, people across Aotearoa came together to march in support of the Women’s March on Washington. We are looking for material that reflects a distinctly Auckland/Aotearoa perspective on the protest as well as material from expat Americans living in Auckland. Can you help us?

    Read more
  • Journey to Te Hiku o te Ika

    By Edwina Merito
    Fri, 16 Dec 2016

    A special wananga was organised for a group of researchers and curators from Auckland Museum, NIWA, Landcare Research and Canterbury Museum to visit with Ngāti Kuri to set priorities for a mutually beneficial relationship and help guide research in the area.

    Read more
  • On the road again

    by the Kermadec expedition team
    Mon, 7 Nov 2016

    There's a flurry of activity onboard the Tangaroa as the scientists compile their lists of samples, write up reports, and prepare for the voyage home.

    Read more
  • It’s a small world after all

    by the Kermadec expedition team
    Fri, 4 Nov 2016

    The Kermadec expedition team have been sampling the water column for plankton near L’Esperance Rock. During the third and final sample of the day the team find something unexpected in their net.

    Read more
  • Caught on camera

    by the Kermadec expedition team
    Wed, 2 Nov 2016

    The scientists onboard the RV Tangaroa have multiple tools at their disposal to sample the ocean — from nets, traps, sleds and trawls to the deep towed camera imaging system.

    Read more
  • There be dragons!

    by the Kermadec expedition team
    Sun, 30 Oct 2016

    The expedition team has been sampling at Macauley Island for a couple of days now, but before they left Raoul and headed south, they deployed a plankton net to discover what sort of animals live on the surface.

    Read more
  • From shallows

    by the Kermadec expedition team
    Sat, 29 Oct 2016

    The expedition dive team have been recording corals, fishes, urchins and other invertebrates from the shallow waters surrounding Raoul Island. Take a look at what they found.

    Read more
  • It’s a bit fishy up here in the Kermadecs

    by the Kermadec expedition team
    Thu, 27 Oct 2016

    We’re into our fifth day of sampling up here at Raoul Island and all is going well. The weather is outstandingly good, which means that we’re getting a lot of sampling done.

    Read more
  • Raoul Island whales

    BY THE KERMADEC EXPEDITION TEAM
    Tue, 25 Oct 2016

    Right now Raoul Island is like Grand Central Station for humpback whales. Ever since we arrived here at the Island we have been surrounded by whales. This has been great news for the Whale Team on the Tangaroa.

    Read more