Pukeahu National War Memorial Park
Pukeahu National War Memorial Park commemorates more than 30,000 New Zealanders who died in conflict and honours all who have served.
Arts and Culture Covid Recovery Programme
COVID-19 has presented unprecedented challenges for Aotearoa. The cultural sector has been hit particularly hard. As part of the COVID-19 Recovery Budget, the Government made a landmark investment to help ensure the sector not only survives – it adapts and thrives.
Review of Government investment in the screen sector
The government is undertaking a review of funding to the screen sector. The review will ensure that Crown investment in the screen sector is effective and generates economic and cultural value for sector and for New Zealand. The review is being jointly led by Hīkina Whakatutuki the Ministry for Business, Innovation and Employment and Manatū Taonga Ministry for Culture and Heritage.
Climate-related Work at Manatū Taonga
As the government’s principal advisor on the cultural system, Manatū Taonga has an important role in advising the government on climate risks to Aotearoa New Zealand’s culture and supporting the cultural system to respond and adapt so that culture can continue to thrive sustainably now and into the future.
Sustainable cultural sector careers
Our Arts Policy team is investigating a number of policy options to better support people to have sustainable cultural sector careers.
Artist Resale Royalty Scheme
An Artist Resale Royalty Scheme is being established to ensure the creators of visual arts are recognised and rewarded when their work is resold on the secondary art market.
Carillon Tower seismic strengthening project
The Carillon Tower in Pukeahu National War Memorial Park is undergoing work to seismically strengthen it.
Te Tai Treaty Settlement Stories
Te Tai Treaty Settlement Stories will produce a comprehensive account of the recent history of Treaty of Waitangi settlements from all perspectives.
28th (Māori) Battalion company histories
Histories of A and D Companies of the 28th Māori Battalion are being undertaken.
Updated on 5th April 2022