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Upcoming Events: Study Block 2 2024

Auckland Public Library Tour

We will meet on campus and apply for library cards online, before heading to the library to pick up the cards and take a tour.

Auckland public libraries have an extensive collection of books, magazines, eCollections, movies, and eLearning materials. Not to mention free Wi-Fi and a comfortable and quiet place to study!

Friday 26 April


Room 301, OPAIC (FREE)

Follow this link to sign up.


Student Ambassador Meeting

Student Ambassadors play an important role in supporting and representing their fellow students. It’s also a great way to make connections with learners from other courses.

If you would like to join our team, please follow this link.

Thursday 2 May


Level 1, OPAIC


Pink Shirt Day

Pink Shirt Day is about working together to stop bullying by celebrating diversity and promoting kindness and inclusiveness. Wear something pink and come along to stand together and stop bullying (and maybe play some games and win prizes, too)!

Friday 17 May

Level 1, OPAIC


Student Forum

Your feedback is important to us. Come along to a confidential discussion with the Student Success team and let us know how things are going for you at OPAIC. Your feedback is important to help us improve our services. Lunch will be provided.

Thursday 23 May


Level 1, OPAIC


Cheese/ice cream/honey factory tour

Join us for an exciting adventure with Action Tours as we explore the popular cheese, ice-cream and honey factories in Puhoi!  Come along for a day filled with tasty treats and fascinating insights into the production process in New Zealand. Feel free to bring your own lunch or buy something in Puhoi village. Book early to secure your spot! Limited places available.

Follow this link to sign up.

Friday 21 June

9am to 4pm

Meet at OPAIC

$30 (usually $60)


Weekly events


Employability and Green Office Toitū workshops and events 

Join the Employability and Green Office Toitū teams for a range of workshops and events to help you get ‘Work Ready’ and support our sustainability initiatives.

Watch your student email for further information about upcoming sessions.

Wednesday lunchtimes

Level 1, OPAIC


Academic Skills Workshops, 

A series of workshops designed to equip you with the skills you need for success in your courses. Topics include: Understanding assessments, research skills, and referencing.

Refer to the Learning Support newsletter in your student email for further information about upcoming sessions.


External events


Anzac Day Parades and Services 2024

Anzac Day is a time to reflect on the servicemen and servicewomen, past and present, who have displayed courage and self-sacrifice in serving our country. Find out more here.

Thursday 25 April


Africa Month 2024

Celebrate African culture with a fashion show, traditional dance and performances, food stalls, arts and crafts, children's activities and more. Find out more here.

Friday 3 May

4pm to 8pm


NZ International Comedy Festival

Experience the very best comedians from Aotearoa and around the world. Find out more here.

Friday 3 May to Saturday 26 May 


Britomart Saturday Market

The Britomart Saturday Market is open from 8am every Saturday, rain or shine, in Takutai Square, Britomart. Head down to experience a weekend mix of the best street food in Auckland!


Anzac Day Public Holiday: Thursday 25 April. There will be no classes on this day.

King’s Birthday Public Holiday: Monday 3 June. There will be no classes on this day.