discuss document export feedback print share Blog View by topic: Exhibitions All Archaeology Beyond our walls Collections Exhibitions Events Entangled Islands From the Director Geology History Learning MuseTech Taonga Māori Research Still Life War Memorial Kermadec Expedition Pou Maumahara Volume SW Pacific Expedition Show more View by date: 2020 Any 2022 2021 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 Show more Bill Sevesi and His Islanders at The Orange BallroomWednesday 27 May 2020The Orange Coronation Ballroom on Newton Road in Auckland, also known as The Orange Ballroom or The Orange, was Pacific music central in Auckland from 1954 to the mid-1970s. Bill Sevesi and his Islanders played night after night to audiences who thronged the dance floor. Read more about this period in New Zealand's music history here. Changing WaihekeMonday 25 May 2020A look at Waiheke Island’s history as one of Auckland City’s favourite island getaway locations. Tools of Tātau and the Marks of a LeaderTools of Tātau and the Marks of a LeaderA closer look at Taonga and specimens from across the Auckland Museum collection that feature in the Voyage to Aotearoa: Tupaia and the Endeavour exhibition - specifically Tahitian tātau (tattoo) tools - the uhi (chisel) and tā (beater). Trade Beads and NailsWednesday, 19 February 2020An examination of the surprising and illuminating tools of trade and exchange highlighted in the Voyage to Aotearoa: Tupaia and the Endeavour exhibition.