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Hikoi Tahi with Jack Thatcher

Saturday 27 May




Sat 27 May, 5:30


Mount Maunganui Surf Club, 21 Adams Avenue

A hikoi (walk) up Mauao at dawn (5.30am) with recognized traditional navigator Jack Thatcher who was awarded the 2013 Te tohu a te Waka Toi for his contribution to the revitalization of traditional navigation. He was also awarded the Te toa whakaihu waka 2015 for services to waka. The early morning hikoi provides an opportunity to learn about Matariki in a way that engages participants to follow healthy practices. 

No booking necessary.  

If you have any questions, contact Awhina August, General Manager of Te Puna I Rangiriri Trust on 0211437040 or