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June 2019

Carisbrook School Matariki With Whānau

Friday 28 June, 5:30pm7:30pm
Carisbrook School, 217 South Road, Caversham
Dunedin, Otago 9012 New Zealand
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Carisbrook School invites you to celebrate the Māori New Year together, learning about poi making, creating manu tukutuku, making putiputi harakeke, and much more. We encourage all ages and all backgrounds to be a part of this special whānau event. Tautimai! Carrisbrook School Hall, 217 South Road, Caversham Friday 28 June, 5.30‒7.30pm. FREE Contac             021 115 5775  

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Mārama ā-Whetū: Light of the Stars Planetarium Show

Friday 28 June, 6:30pm7:30pm
Otago Museum, 419 Great King Street
Dunedin, Otago New Zealand
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$7 – $10

Mārama ā-Whetū: Light of the Stars explores Māori sky lore, myths and legends relating to the southern night sky. The show tells of the Polynesian explorers who navigated across the ocean to Aotearoa New Zealand, and highlights New Zealand’s most significant astronomical features. Perpetual Guardian Planetarium, Otago Museum, 419 Great King Street, Dunedin Friday 28 June, 6.30pm. Weekends, Saturday 29 to Sunday 7 July, 11.30am. $10 adult, $7 child (3‒18 years) Concession offered with ID, combos available for daytime sessions Tickets…

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Flagstaff Community Church ‒ Under the Southern Stars Matariki Celebration Weekend

Friday 28 June, 7:00pm8:30pm
Flagstaff Community Church, 9 Centennial Avenue, Wakari
Dunedin, New Zealand
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FREE

Friday Whare Rangatahi Youth Club People of all faiths are invited to join in our New Year weekend of celebration in which we strengthen our community spirit, give thanks to God for the year that has been, take some time to remember those we have lost and look to the year ahead with some resolve. There will be waiata, hīmene, kapa haka, kōrero, hands-on activities, and fun! Kaputī follows all events. Haere mai tātou! Flagstaff Community Church, 9 Centennial Avenue,…

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Te Tiaki Takoa Pepa Wānaka: Caring for your whānau collections

Saturday 29 June, 9:30am4:30pm
Hocken Library, 90 Anzac Avenue, Dunedin
Dunedin, New Zealand
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FREE

Nau mai! Whānau are warmly invited to join Vicki-Anne Heikell (Te Whānau-a Apanui), Alexander Turnbull Library Field Conservator, for a workshop on caring for your own iwi photographs and documents. Vicki-Anne is a paper conservator who advises on preservation of documentary heritage collections for iwi organisations, hapū and marae-based collections. Bring along a small item such as a favourite family photograph, paipera tapu, diary, whakapapa book or photo album – you will be making a conservation box or folder for…

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Flagstaff Community Church ‒ Under the Southern Stars Matariki Celebration Weekend

Saturday 29 June, 10:00am3:00pm
Flagstaff Community Church, 9 Centennial Avenue, Wakari
Dunedin, New Zealand
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FREE

Saturday Waiata Workshop and Native Tree Planting People of all faiths are invited to join in our New Year weekend of celebration in which we strengthen our community spirit, give thanks to God for the year that has been, take some time to remember those we have lost and look to the year ahead with some resolve. There will be waiata, hīmene, kapa haka, kōrero, hands-on activities, and fun! Kaputī follows all events. Haere mai tātou! Flagstaff Community Church, 9…

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Coastal Flows/Coastal Incursions Kōrero

Saturday 29 June, 11:00am12:00pm
Dunedin Public Art Gallery, 30 The Octagon, Dunedin
Dunedin, Otago New Zealand
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FREE

Vicki Lenihan (Waitaha, Kāti Mamoe, Ngāi Tahu), creative collaborator in artist Alex Monteith’s current Visiting Artist Project Coastal Flows/Coastal Incursions, will review aspects of the project that she is taking part in and her experiences since her initial involvement. Dunedin Public Art Gallery, 30 The Octagon, Dunedin Saturday 29 June, 11am. FREE Contact lcullen@dcc.govt.nz       03 474 3239              dunedin.art.museum

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Mārama ā-Whetū: Light of the Stars Planetarium Show

Saturday 29 June, 11:30am12:30pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30am on Sunday, repeating until 07/07/2019

Otago Museum, 419 Great King Street
Dunedin, Otago New Zealand
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$7 – $10

Mārama ā-Whetū: Light of the Stars explores Māori sky lore, myths and legends relating to the southern night sky. The show tells of the Polynesian explorers who navigated across the ocean to Aotearoa New Zealand, and highlights New Zealand’s most significant astronomical features. Perpetual Guardian Planetarium, Otago Museum, 419 Great King Street, Dunedin Friday 28 June, 6.30pm. Weekends, Saturday 29 to Sunday 7 July, 11.30am. $10 adult, $7 child (3‒18 years) Concession offered with ID, combos available for daytime sessions Tickets…

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Toi Maruata Workshop and Exhibition

Saturday 29 June, 1:00pm3:00pm
Te Wānanga o Aoteaora, 51 Macandrew Road, South Dunedin
Dunedin, 9012
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FREE

Toi Maruata Workshop and Exhibition Delve into Te Ao Māori through mahi toi – art making. Learn about tikanga and the knowledge embedded in raranga weaving, whakairo carving and other media, and share stories of our ancestors in the spirit of the season in this introduction to Toi Maruata lead by Mawera Severn. All material and resources are provided. Saturday includes an exhibition of the beautiful mahi produced by our students. Te Wānanga o Aoteraoa, 51 Macandrew Road, South Dunedin…

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Treasured Plants Tour

Saturday 29 June, 1:30pm3:00pm
Botanic Garden, Opoho Road
Dunedin, Otago 9010 New Zealand
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FREE

Walk and talk with knowledgeable guides to learn about traditional uses of native plants displayed in the NZ native plant collection. Rua McCallum (Ngāi Tahu) will focus on plants used for the manufacture of textiles. Author Rob Tipa (Ngāi Tahu, Ngāti Kahungunu) will look at some of the treasured taoka plants used in daily life by early Southern Māori. Musician Alistair Fraser will compare live plants with their final form as traditional Māori musical instruments. The Botanic Garden’s latest brochure,…

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Mahika Kai

Saturday 29 June, 2:00pm2:30pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until 21/07/2019

Otago Museum, 419 Great King Street
Dunedin, Otago New Zealand
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FREE

For pre-contact Māori, the best times for the cultivation and harvesting of food were marked by bodies visible in the night sky. The passing of years, seasons and months were signalled by prominent stars and the phases of the moon. Join a Museum Guide and take a closer look at how traditional food and natural resources were managed in Te Waipounamu through our displays and see how mahika kai continues today through the lens of Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu’s…

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Taonga Puoro Concert

Saturday 29 June, 5:00pm6:00pm
Toitū OSM, 31 Queens Gardens, Dunedin
Dunedin, New Zealand
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$15

Alistair Fraser is a leading practitioner who has been working with and playing ngā taonga pūoro for over 18 years. His solo performances have gained wide acclaim and he has just completed his latest album. This concert will focus on some of his more recent work. Toitū OSM Josephine Foyer, 31 Queens Gardens, Dunedin Saturday 29 June, 5pm. $15 each – bookings essential Book at the Toitū reception desk or by telephone Contact 03 477 5052      toituosm.com

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Flagstaff Community Church ‒ Under the Southern Stars Matariki Celebration Weekend

Sunday 30 June, 9:30am11:00am
Flagstaff Community Church, 9 Centennial Avenue, Wakari
Dunedin, New Zealand
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FREE

Sunday Celebration Service People of all faiths are invited to join in our New Year weekend of celebration in which we strengthen our community spirit, give thanks to God for the year that has been, take some time to remember those we have lost and look to the year ahead with some resolve. There will be waiata, hīmene, kapa haka, kōrero, hands-on activities, and fun! Kaputī follows all events. Haere mai tātou! Flagstaff Community Church, 9 Centennial Avenue, Wakari, Dunedin…

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Mārama ā-Whetū: Light of the Stars Planetarium Show

Sunday 30 June, 11:30am12:30pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:30am on Sunday, repeating until 07/07/2019

Otago Museum, 419 Great King Street
Dunedin, Otago New Zealand
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$7 – $10

Mārama ā-Whetū: Light of the Stars explores Māori sky lore, myths and legends relating to the southern night sky. The show tells of the Polynesian explorers who navigated across the ocean to Aotearoa New Zealand, and highlights New Zealand’s most significant astronomical features. Perpetual Guardian Planetarium, Otago Museum, 419 Great King Street, Dunedin Friday 28 June, 6.30pm. Weekends, Saturday 29 to Sunday 7 July, 11.30am. $10 adult, $7 child (3‒18 years) Concession offered with ID, combos available for daytime sessions Tickets…

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Hineraukatauri

Sunday 30 June, 1:00pm4:00pm
Toitū OSM, 31 Queens Gardens, Dunedin
Dunedin, New Zealand
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FREE

Experience the gift of Māori music! From contemporary to traditional, the Goddess of music Hineraukatauri will resonate through the performances that local musicians share in this special New Year concert. Toitū OSM Josephine Foyer, 31 Queens Gardens, Dunedin Sunday 30 June, 1‒4pm. FREE Contact 03 477 5052      toituosm.com

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Mahika Kai

Sunday 30 June, 2:00pm2:30pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until 21/07/2019

Otago Museum, 419 Great King Street
Dunedin, Otago New Zealand
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FREE

For pre-contact Māori, the best times for the cultivation and harvesting of food were marked by bodies visible in the night sky. The passing of years, seasons and months were signalled by prominent stars and the phases of the moon. Join a Museum Guide and take a closer look at how traditional food and natural resources were managed in Te Waipounamu through our displays and see how mahika kai continues today through the lens of Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu’s…

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July 2019

Waiata Mai, Waiata Atu

Tuesday 2 July, 11:00am12:00pm
Toitū OSM, 31 Queens Gardens, Dunedin
Dunedin, New Zealand
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FREE

The Dunedin City Council waiata group will share some of the songs they have been learning since 2002 when they were established as a Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori (Māori Language Week) initiative by the Dunedin Public Library. Toitū OSM Josephine Foyer, 31 Queens Gardens, Dunedin Tuesday 2 July, 11am. FREE Contact 03 477 5052      toituosm.com

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Mauri Hauora Workshop & Romiromi Māori Healing Bodywork Sessions

Tuesday 2 July, 5:30pm7:30pm
Dunedin City Library, 230 Moray Place, Dunedin
Dunedin, New Zealand
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$50

Mauri Hauora Workshop Tihei mauri ora! The new year brings new beginnings and is a perfect time to release what doesn't enhance your wellbeing. Assess, uplift and strengthen your hauora (holistic health) and sense of self (mana takata) with Ariana Sutton (Kāi Tahu) who shares tools to add to your wellness kete and pass on to whānau. The workshop includes kōhatu kōrero, rongoā māori, mauri tau (relaxation) and mauri movement techniques. Follow this with one-to-one healing; session times to suit.…

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Mauri Hauora Workshop & Romiromi Māori Healing Bodywork Sessions

Thursday 4 July
Dunedin City Library, 230 Moray Place, Dunedin
Dunedin, New Zealand
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$50

Romiromi Māori Healing Bodywork Sessions Tihei mauri ora! The new year brings new beginnings and is a perfect time to release what doesn't enhance your wellbeing. Assess, uplift and strengthen your hauora (holistic health) and sense of self (mana takata) with Ariana Sutton (Kāi Tahu) who shares tools to add to your wellness kete and pass on to whānau. The workshop includes kōhatu kōrero, rongoā māori, mauri tau (relaxation) and mauri movement techniques. Follow this with one-to-one healing; session times…

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Whanaukataka Matariki

Thursday 4 July, 5:30pm7:30pm
Valley Project Rooms, 258 North Road, North East Valley
Dunedin, 9010 New Zealand
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KOHA

Bring your ideas, your reflections and your family! This year, the North East Valley community will join together to share kai and to kōrero over how we celebrate and what our future Matariki Huka Nui may look like. As a community-led organisation, the Valley Project wants you and your whānau involved – all are welcome! A plate is appreciated, but not essential.   The Valley Project Community Rooms, 258 North Road, North East Valley Thursday 4 July, 5.30‒7.30pm. Koha Contact…

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Bathgate Park AROHA NUI Festival

Thursday 4 July, 5:30pm9:00pm
Bathgate Park School, 213 Macandrew Road South Dunedin
Dunedin, 9012
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KOHA

  Celebrate life, learning and togetherness! Come together to reflect on the past, share stories and make plans for the year ahead, remembering to respect and care for our natural world so that our future generations are able to enjoy it, in the way that we are able to. Join the Bathgate Park School Arts Team in the school hall for karakia followed by an evening of kai and luminary local entertainment. Nau mai, haere mai! Bathgate Park School, 213…

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Hōpua Whakaata Art Collective

Thursday 4 July, 5:30pm8:00pm
The Hub @ Otago Polytechnic, HBlock Level 1, 95 Forth Street, North Dunedin
Dunedin, 9016
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FREE

Come celebrate the artistic success of tauira at Te Kura Matatini ki Otago! Join us for the opening of the art exhibition Hōpua Whakaata, as we move into te tau hou with bright eyes and even brighter ideas! Otago Polytechnic Hub – H Block Level 1, 95 Forth Street, North Dunedin Thursday 4 July, 5.30pm. FREE Contact e000kare@gmail.com    022 130 1440      ekare.hotglue.me

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Ocean Acidification: Own The Streets Exhibition Launch

Friday 5 July, 5:30pm7:00pm
Herron Hall, Knox Church, 1st Floor, 453 George Street
Dunedin, 9016
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FREE

Toitū te marae a Tane-Mahuta, toitū te marae a Tangaroa, Toitū te takata. Celebrate kaitiakitaka and the continuation of the Ōku Moana kaupapa! Join the curator and marine researchers involved in the Art + Ocean project to hear about this new outdoor poster exhibition that will be hitting the streets in Ōtepoti and Ōtautahi during the Puaka Matariki season, and enjoy light refreshments and music. Mauri ora! Knox Church Herron Hall, 1st Floor, 453 George Street, Dunedin Friday 5 July,…

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CANCELLED: Dunedin Multi-Ethnic Council Community Art Workshop

Saturday 6 July, 10:00am4:00pm
Toitū OSM, 31 Queens Gardens, Dunedin
Dunedin, New Zealand
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FREE

Due to bereavement, this event is now cancelled. Join us to create artistic panels that portray Dunedin’s diverse ethnic inclusive culture. These will be used within the wider community Toitū OSM Josephine Foyer, 31 Queens Gardens, Dunedin Saturday 6 July, 10am – 4pm. Gold coin koha – bookings essential Book at the Toitū reception desk or by telephone Contact 03 477 5052       toituosm.com

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Harakeke Weaving Workshop

Saturday 6 July, 11:00am2:00pm
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One event on 06/07/2019 at 11:00am

Toitū OSM, 31 Queens Gardens, Dunedin
Dunedin, New Zealand
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$10

Join Amber Bridgman (Rabuvai, Waitaha, Kāti Mamoe, Kāi Tahu) for a fun-filled few hours learning to weave. This is a beginner’s level workshop, so no previous experience is required. Toitū OSM Josephine Foyer, 31 Queens Gardens, Dunedin Saturday 22 June and Saturday 6 July, 11am – 2pm. $10 each – bookings essential Book at the Toitū reception desk or by telephone Contact 03 477 5052       toituosm.com

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Mahika Kai

Saturday 6 July, 2:00pm2:30pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until 21/07/2019

Otago Museum, 419 Great King Street
Dunedin, Otago New Zealand
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FREE

For pre-contact Māori, the best times for the cultivation and harvesting of food were marked by bodies visible in the night sky. The passing of years, seasons and months were signalled by prominent stars and the phases of the moon. Join a Museum Guide and take a closer look at how traditional food and natural resources were managed in Te Waipounamu through our displays and see how mahika kai continues today through the lens of Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu’s…

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Wānaka Kanikani AroHā – Regenerative Movement, Connected Communities

Sunday 7 July, 9:00am5:00pm
Malcam Trust, 45 Māori Road
Dunedin, 9016
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$30

Join Kāi Tahu dancers Rachel Ruckstuhl-Mann and Cathy Livermore in a special, inclusive programme enabling greater connections to self within a Te Ao Māori framework through guided movement, kōrero and Māori Mindfulness. If you are a mover or not, this wānaka will wake, shake and free up your mind, body and spirit. Come for the day or for a session, all ages and abilities are welcome! Wānaka Kanikani AroHā is supported by Auahi Kore. Malcam Trust, 45 Māori Road (Jubilee Park), Dunedin…

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Mārama ā-Whetū: Light of the Stars Planetarium Show

Sunday 7 July, 11:30am12:30pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30am on Sunday, repeating until 07/07/2019

Otago Museum, 419 Great King Street
Dunedin, Otago New Zealand
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$7 – $10

Mārama ā-Whetū: Light of the Stars explores Māori sky lore, myths and legends relating to the southern night sky. The show tells of the Polynesian explorers who navigated across the ocean to Aotearoa New Zealand, and highlights New Zealand’s most significant astronomical features. Perpetual Guardian Planetarium, Otago Museum, 419 Great King Street, Dunedin Friday 28 June, 6.30pm. Weekends, Saturday 29 to Sunday 7 July, 11.30am. $10 adult, $7 child (3‒18 years) Concession offered with ID, combos available for daytime sessions Tickets…

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CANCELLED: Cultural Food Fare

Sunday 7 July, 1:00pm3:00pm
Toitū OSM, 31 Queens Gardens, Dunedin
Dunedin, New Zealand
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BYO

Due to bereavement, this event is now cancelled. Bring along your favourite ethnic food to be shared as part of a pot luck celebration of cultures. Toitū OSM Josephine Foyer, 31 Queens Gardens, Dunedin Sunday 7 July, 1pm–3pm. FREE Contact 03 477 5052       toituosm.com

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Mahika Kai

Sunday 7 July, 2:00pm2:30pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until 21/07/2019

Otago Museum, 419 Great King Street
Dunedin, Otago New Zealand
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FREE

For pre-contact Māori, the best times for the cultivation and harvesting of food were marked by bodies visible in the night sky. The passing of years, seasons and months were signalled by prominent stars and the phases of the moon. Join a Museum Guide and take a closer look at how traditional food and natural resources were managed in Te Waipounamu through our displays and see how mahika kai continues today through the lens of Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu’s…

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Matariki Makerspace

Monday 8 July, 10:00am5:00pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until 12/07/2019

Otago Museum, 419 Great King Street
Dunedin, Otago New Zealand
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FREE

Check out our galleries for inspiration then get stuck into a Matariki-inspired activity at the Makerspace tables. Atrium Level 1, Otago Museum, 419 Great King Street, Dunedin Monday 8 July to Friday 12 July, 10am – 5pm. FREE Contact 03 474 7474       otagomuseum.nz

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Nocturnal Projections And Other Small Happenings Panel Discussion

Monday 8 July, 12:30pm1:30pm
Dunedin Public Art Gallery, 30 The Octagon, Dunedin
Dunedin, Otago New Zealand
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FREE

Artists involved in the project join Catherine Cocker, the curator of this event, which is happening in various places around Dunedin City. Featuring Layne Waerea (Te Arawa, Ngāti Kahungunu), creator of the Rear Window work Māori Lane. All welcome. Dunedin Public Art Gallery, 30 The Octagon, Dunedin Monday 8 July, 12.30–1.30pm. FREE Contact lcullen@dcc.govt.nz       03 474 3249        dunedin.art.museum

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Matariki Makerspace

Tuesday 9 July, 10:00am5:00pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until 12/07/2019

Otago Museum, 419 Great King Street
Dunedin, Otago New Zealand
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FREE

Check out our galleries for inspiration then get stuck into a Matariki-inspired activity at the Makerspace tables. Atrium Level 1, Otago Museum, 419 Great King Street, Dunedin Monday 8 July to Friday 12 July, 10am – 5pm. FREE Contact 03 474 7474       otagomuseum.nz

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Matariki Makerspace

Wednesday 10 July, 10:00am5:00pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until 12/07/2019

Otago Museum, 419 Great King Street
Dunedin, Otago New Zealand
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FREE

Check out our galleries for inspiration then get stuck into a Matariki-inspired activity at the Makerspace tables. Atrium Level 1, Otago Museum, 419 Great King Street, Dunedin Monday 8 July to Friday 12 July, 10am – 5pm. FREE Contact 03 474 7474       otagomuseum.nz

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Matariki Makerspace

Thursday 11 July, 10:00am5:00pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until 12/07/2019

Otago Museum, 419 Great King Street
Dunedin, Otago New Zealand
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FREE

Check out our galleries for inspiration then get stuck into a Matariki-inspired activity at the Makerspace tables. Atrium Level 1, Otago Museum, 419 Great King Street, Dunedin Monday 8 July to Friday 12 July, 10am – 5pm. FREE Contact 03 474 7474       otagomuseum.nz

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Matariki Makerspace

Friday 12 July, 10:00am5:00pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until 12/07/2019

Otago Museum, 419 Great King Street
Dunedin, Otago New Zealand
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FREE

Check out our galleries for inspiration then get stuck into a Matariki-inspired activity at the Makerspace tables. Atrium Level 1, Otago Museum, 419 Great King Street, Dunedin Monday 8 July to Friday 12 July, 10am – 5pm. FREE Contact 03 474 7474       otagomuseum.nz

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Mahika Kai

Saturday 13 July, 2:00pm2:30pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until 21/07/2019

Otago Museum, 419 Great King Street
Dunedin, Otago New Zealand
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FREE

For pre-contact Māori, the best times for the cultivation and harvesting of food were marked by bodies visible in the night sky. The passing of years, seasons and months were signalled by prominent stars and the phases of the moon. Join a Museum Guide and take a closer look at how traditional food and natural resources were managed in Te Waipounamu through our displays and see how mahika kai continues today through the lens of Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu’s…

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Mahika Kai

Sunday 14 July, 2:00pm2:30pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until 21/07/2019

Otago Museum, 419 Great King Street
Dunedin, Otago New Zealand
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FREE

For pre-contact Māori, the best times for the cultivation and harvesting of food were marked by bodies visible in the night sky. The passing of years, seasons and months were signalled by prominent stars and the phases of the moon. Join a Museum Guide and take a closer look at how traditional food and natural resources were managed in Te Waipounamu through our displays and see how mahika kai continues today through the lens of Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu’s…

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UKU // UTU

Saturday 20 July, 11:00am3:00pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until 24/08/2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating until 24/08/2019

Blue Oyster Art Project Space, 16 Dowling Street, Dunedin
Dunedin, Otago 9016 New Zealand
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FREE

Curated by Jesse-James Pickery (Ngā Puhi) and Māia Abraham (Ngāi Te Rangi, Ngāi Tūhoe), UKU // UTU is a period of wānaka and of exhibition. Investigating uku (clay) as a visual arts medium and giver of life, artists, guests and visitors will collaborate over six weeks of public events that reimagine the structure and function of exhibition making and presentation within a contemporary experimental framework. To learn more about UKU // UTU, the curators, collaborators and events, visit blueoyster.org.nz Te…

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Mahika Kai

Saturday 20 July, 2:00pm2:30pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until 21/07/2019

Otago Museum, 419 Great King Street
Dunedin, Otago New Zealand
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FREE

For pre-contact Māori, the best times for the cultivation and harvesting of food were marked by bodies visible in the night sky. The passing of years, seasons and months were signalled by prominent stars and the phases of the moon. Join a Museum Guide and take a closer look at how traditional food and natural resources were managed in Te Waipounamu through our displays and see how mahika kai continues today through the lens of Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu’s…

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Mahika Kai

Sunday 21 July, 2:00pm2:30pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until 21/07/2019

Otago Museum, 419 Great King Street
Dunedin, Otago New Zealand
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FREE

For pre-contact Māori, the best times for the cultivation and harvesting of food were marked by bodies visible in the night sky. The passing of years, seasons and months were signalled by prominent stars and the phases of the moon. Join a Museum Guide and take a closer look at how traditional food and natural resources were managed in Te Waipounamu through our displays and see how mahika kai continues today through the lens of Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu’s…

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