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Matariki ki Mauao 2019: Tuituia a Matariki

Monday 10 June to Friday 14 June


$2 entry for hikoi and workshops
Free entry to Matariki market day


Mon 10 June to Fri 14 June


Matariki Marquee, Mount Camp Ground, 1 Adams Avenue

Matariki ki Mauao is back this year with more workshops and activities to share knowledge about Matariki, along this year’s theme: Tuituia a Matariki.

Matariki ki Mauao is a week-long programme of events at the base of Mauao that involves navigated tours to the top of Mauao with waka navigator Jack Thatcher, workshops for schools, evening archival screenings and a Matariki market day for all members of the family!

Matariki ki Mauao will launch on Monday, 10 June with a hikoi on Mauao with renowned star navigator and voyager Jack Thatcher. The workshops for schools will be delivered from Monday to Thursday from 9:30am to 2:30pm. Registrations for workshops are essential. There’s a $2 coin entry for the hikoi and the workshops.

The programme will conclude on Saturday, 15 June with a Matariki market day (free entry) which will include food stalls, entertainment, tree planting, games and more for all ages.