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Te Wiki o te Reo Maori Language Week

It’s Māori Language Week and Porirua is celebrating te reo Māori with a vibrant programme of events that share the rich culture of our Māori heritage.

Minaaka Music proudly presents:
The Next Level Te Wiki o te Reo Māori Concert Series. This local collective features awesome Māori Language artists, which will be held in the spine of the Pātaka Art Museum.

The concerts will also be live streamed on the Council’s Facebook page so they can be enjoyed by more people.

Lunchtime concerts at Pātaka, 12–1pm

Rāhina 14 September: WAI and Maaka Fiso - see event details  
Rātū 15 September: Awerangi and IWI - see event details
Rāapa 16 September: Taleyah Marshall and Ngā Matarau o Te Puawaitanga - see event details 
Rāpare 17 September: Awerangi and Ranea - see event details 
Rāmere 18 September: Taleya Marshall and Ranea - see event details 
Rāhoroi 19 September: KIINA - see event details 
Rātapu 20 September: WAI and Maaka Fiso - see event details

Pataka Art + Museum

17 Parumoana Street, Porirua City

Live Stream Footage

Rāhina 14 September, performance by WAI and Maaka Fiso 

Maori Language Week 2020