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Join us Inside Under the Stars at Te Rauparaha Arena where there’ll be fun for the whole whānau with kapa haka performances, Opera Under the Stars, delicious kai, a family sing-along, group fitness, and more.
Special thanks to AV Media for creating this spectatular night sky indoors.
3-11 July 2021
Te Rauparaha Arena, Porirua
8 July, 5.00pm - 7.00pm, Te Rauparaha Arena
Doors will open at 5.00pm.
On arrival, pick up your individual hāngi serving, get comfy at one of our tables and listen to stories about Matariki. Enjoy the atmosphere and feel like you are sitting under the stars - inside!
👉 Hāngī includes chicken drumstick, pork, double stuffing, cabbage, pumpkin, kumara and steamed pudding.
Martin Langdon from Te Papa's Learning Team shows us how to find the Matariki star cluster during the Māori New Year, which falls in the month of Pipiri (June-July). For more information, the Te Papa website has lots of resources to help you understand what Matariki is all about and celebrate it at home