Moon Festival completes its cycle

Moon Festival, it was explained at a University of Auckland Business school morning tea, is celebrated at the time of the full moon in worship of the lunar goddess and the moon's fullness and completeness.

September 30

Prime Minister supports first New Zealand Chinese Language Week

John Key encourages New Zealanders to learn Chinese as a helpful tool for engaging with China and for having some fun learning a new language.

September 11

Ministry of Primary Industries expand Chinese knowledge

Confucius Institute in Auckland ran a 26 week Chinese Beginners Course for Ministry of Primary Industries (MPI) employees over the winter months.

August 21

Calligraphy classes a welcome respite for busy students

Calligraphy classes facilitated by the Confucius Institute at The University of Auckland have attracted a cohort of keen students who enjoy this Chinese art form.

August 20


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  • The Confucius Institute in Auckland was established and is proudly supported by our three Foundational Partners: Hanban - the Office of Chinese Language Council International (Beijing), Fudan University (Shanghai) and The University of Auckland (New Zealand).
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