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Matariki on the Move: Ngaa Whakatau Koorero

Taamaki Makaurau is significant to Waikato-Tainui, with a number of sayings relating to different parts of the region. Enjoy this online series of seven whakataukii (proverbs) and tongi (prophetic sayings) in connection to Taamaki Makaurau, which is also referred to as Te Kei o Te Waka Tainui (the stern of the Tainui canoe). These can be viewed on Matariki TV or below.

#1 in the series is Mookau ki Runga, Taamaki ki Raro
#2 in the series is Taamaki Herenga Waka
#3 in the series is Te Karanga a Hape
#4 in the series is Kia Tuupato ki te Takahi i te Remu o Taku Kahu
#5 in the series is  Te Maanukanuka o Hoturoa
#6 in the series is Te Ipu Kura a Maki
#7 in the series is Nga Kaahu Pokere o Taamaki

Suitable for: All ages

When: Wed 24 June
Sat 27 June
Wed 1 July
Sat 4 July
Wed 8 July
Sat 11 July
Wed 15 July

Where: Online via Matariki TV

Cost: Free

  • Family Friendly
  • Free event