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Auckland is currently at Alert Level 1. This means we can go ahead with all Music in Parks events scheduled from 20 March onwards. We look forward to seeing everyone.

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Kahuna Nui

Line-up:  Lomez Brown, Poetik, RnR Music, Lively, Stand Up Stand Out showcase, DJ Grantis, and more

Genre:  Reggae, Pop, Hip Hop, RnB

Date:  Saturday 30 January 2021

Time:  1pm-5pm 

Venue:  Ōtara Pools, Newbury Street, Ōtara , Auckland

Accessibility:  Mobility parking near event site in crew car park area, accessible toilet on site


Splash into summer 2021 with the return of the Kahuna Nui pool party in Ōtara this January.

It's a cool poolside line-up with Lomez Brown and Poetik, top Auckland DJs including Base FM's DJ Grantis, and a showcase of local Stand Up Stand Out student talent – there'll be plenty of summer jams.

This free event is brought to you by Ōtara Music and Arts Centre, Te Puke ō Tara Community Centre, and the Ōtara Pool and Leisure Centre, with support from the Papatoetoe Food Hub and Stunna. Special thanks to the Ōtara-Papatoetoe Local Board.

Take the plunge in our 'bomb' competition and enjoy some tasty kai – don’t miss the pool party of the summer!

Auckland's summer, sorted.