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Panama Matariki Celebration

Come together and celebrate Matariki with our Panama whānau! Enjoy a day of fun activities and delicious kai. 

10am–12pm: Ian Shaw Park
The Panama Matariki Celebration opens with a pōwhiri, live kapa haka and morning tea.

12pm–6pm: Riverside Taha Awa Community Centre
Enjoy a BBQ and fun activities on Peace Ave, including face painting and a climbing wall. From 2pm there are workshops in the community centre featuring a pop-up stardome and star compass, raranga (weaving) and more.

6pm–8pm: Panama Road School
Don't miss a delicious hāngī and dessert (halal options available), as well as live kapa haka and performances.

Suitable for: All ages

When: Sat 3 July, 10am–8pm

Where: Ian Shaw Park, 252A Panama Road
Riverside Taha Awa Community Centre, 20-22 Peace Avenue
Panama Road School, 139 Panama Road

Cost: Free

  • Family Friendly
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Free event