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Digital Skills in the Workplace course free of charge thanks to The Mind Lab

Workers and small business owners worried about falling behind in a rapidly changing digital world have been thrown a lifeline by award-winning educator The Mind Lab. As recently published in the NZ Herald, The Mindlab are offering their The Digital Skills in the Workplace course …

Auckland Heritage Festival 2020

Uncover some of the secrets and stories of Tāmaki Makaurau with more than 150 FREE or LOW COST events across Auckland, several of which are located in Auckland’s oldest suburb Parnell. Learn about generations of famous and infamous Aucklanders, discover the stories of our oldest …

Parnell Hospo Heros Named

The much anticipated wait to see the full list of Denizen’s Hospo Heros has been released.  With a number of Parnell restaurants featuring.  Pasture won ‘Best Celebration Restaurant’ and chef and owner Ed Verner received an Honourable Mention in the ‘Most Innovative Chef’ category.  Cibo …

Super Spring holiday programme!

The team at Parnell Trust have been very busy planning some super school holiday fun for the upcoming October holidays. With lots of variety there is sure to be a suitable programme to keep your kids happy and active every day. Some of the awesome …

Exhibition | Jonathan Grant Galleries – Mervyn William

Late Harvest Exhibition: 15 September – 5 October. Recent sculpture and selected paintings, including rare early works from the artist’s collection. This exhibition will be installed in both ARTIS Gallery & Jonathan Grant Gallery. ‘Late Harvest’ is on display at Jonathan Grant Galleries 15 September …

Exhibition | Parnell Gallery – Nejat Kavvas

A Kid in a Lolly Shop Exhibition: 8 – 22 September In this latest body of work Nejat Kavvas celebrates the ‘art of making’ through a joyful collection of sculptural works skilfully created in cast glass, pate de crystal, and bronze. Kid in a Lolly …

Exhibition | Artis Gallery – Liam Barr

Still Lives Exhibition: 25 August – 14 September. Still-life painting is a curious discipline of observation combined with technical capability. The genre harks back to the middle ages and draws our attention to everyday objects we might find within the domestic setting eg, fruit, crockery, …

Support Local Hospitality, Parnell level 3

Being back in Level 3 hopefully only for a short time, means that our favourite Parnell hospitality offerings are doing what they can to keep feeding us in Lockdown! HAN As well as offering online order and delivery to your door, Han have put together …

Blue Elephant Thai Parnell Award Winners

Congratulations Blue Elephant Thai on being a Travelers’ Choice 2020 Winner! Each year, Tripadvisor combs through reviews, ratings, and ‘saves’ from travelers everywhere and use that info to award the very best. Parnell’s very own Blue Elephant Thai is part of an exclusive group of …

Three Banksy artworks to be sold at auction in Parnell

Three artworks by the famous street artist known as Banksy are up for sale in an Auckland art auction. The numbered screen prints are Golf Sale, one of the artist’s first works released in 2003, Weston Super Mare also from 2003, and Soup Can from …

Exhibition | Black Door Gallery – Rachel Murphy

Sun Setting on our Land Exhibition: August and September 2020 Rachel Murphy is a Christchurch based ceramicist who produces delicate porcelain vessels that represent local landscapes. Through the incorporation of 24k gold leaf into her pieces, Murphy creates luminous works that have a sense of …

Exhibition | Parnell Gallery – Catherine Roberts

Roam Exhibition: 11 – 25 August 2020 In this body of new paintings, Catherine Roberts engages with colour, texture, and contrast to form a series of abstract utopian landscapes that exude a harmonious rhythm. Working in mixed media on canvas to large-scale, Roberts approaches each …