Sorry, this event’s been and gone


Sun 19 Jun 2011, 11:00am–3:00pm

Where: Te Manawa Museum of Art, Science and History, 326 Main St, Palmerston North

Restrictions: All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Admission: Free


Listed by: temanawa09

A public programme where participants can learn, play and perform varied forms of entertainment that were commonly used during Matariki celebrations. These will include traditional Maori games and waiata. Explanations of the meanings and purpose of the items will be delivered during the programme.

Games: Potaka – spinning tops, Whai – string games, mu torere – board games, kaimakamaka – Knuckle bones, waeroa – flax toy making.

Bookings essential.

Restaurants to book near Te Whare Tapere (Matariki Public Programme)