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Posts Tagged ‘ Matariki ’

WATCH: Sky Show off to Matariki with a bang

Nov 7th, 2017 | By | Category: Features, Multimedia, News, Top Picture

Wellington’s Guy Fawkes Day fireworks are no more. Next year they light up the mid-winter festival for Matariki. AIMEE EASTWOOD spoke to city councillor Jill Day about the move.



WATCH: Te Papa’s Matariki celebrations light up winter.

Jun 23rd, 2017 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Multimedia, News

The event saw music, the lighting of candles and a retelling of the Maori creation myth



Hutt siblings continue Ta Moko tradition

Jul 26th, 2012 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Tattooing more than skin deep for family business.



Matariki ends with a sparkle for Island Bay church

Jul 17th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

The mid-winter service at Island Bay Presbyterian Church featured fireworks for the kids, reports KEZIA BENNETT.



Reluctant role model kicks smoking habit

Jun 28th, 2012 | By | Category: Latest News, News

It is a time to receive and give nourishment to Papatuanuku.



Promoting tolerance – teaching Maori culture in schools

Apr 13th, 2012 | By | Category: Diversity, Featured Article, Front Page Layout, Student Features

Lisa Reweti talks to GRANT ELLEN about teaching NZ social history and te reo in Wellington schools.



Compassion centre feast marks Matariki

Jun 10th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Maori New Year celebration for soup kitchen users.



Dawn opening for refurbished school block

Jul 5th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Community turns out in force at Pukerua Bay School.



Upside-down Sudanese bats and celebrating Matariki

Jul 1st, 2009 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

An ex-pat American story-teller relates a Sudanese story about bats that encourages diversity, reports TASHA BLACK.