Matariki celebration

Matariki

Matariki is a time to reflect on your place in the world, to revisit old skills and gain new ones.

This year we’re celebrating Matariki with a bang, with events fro students, staff and the wider community. Our celebration runs from 11-15 June at all Tamesa campuses.

Keep an eye on this page for updates and confirmation of event dates, times and locations.

Ka kite a Matariki, ka maoka te hinu.

Schedule of events

11 Jun 12.00pm Close View Matariki Revealed
When
Start/End 11th Jun 2018 12:00pm-1:00pm Duration 1 hour  Location Te Puna Wānaka, City campus
Pricing

Free

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Learn what Matariki is all about with Reimana Tutengaehe and join tamariki mokopuna (children) from our two on-campus preschools for hand/eye co-ordination and traditional whai (string) games.

 
For more information

Phone 0800 24 24 76

Email [email protected]

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11 Jun 3.15pm Close View Matariki - Tamesa Waiata - Practice Session
When
Start/End 11th Jun 2018 3:15pm-4:00pm Duration 45 minutes  Location Wharenui, Te Puna Wānaka, City Campus
Pricing

Free

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Learn the Tamesa waiata from some of our students of Te Puna Wānaka.

 
For more information

Phone 0800 24 24 76

Email [email protected]

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11 Jun 5.30pm Close View Matariki - Kawe Mate, Kawe Rongo
When
Start/End 11th Jun 2018 5:30pm-8:30pm Duration 3 hours  Location Te Puna Wānaka, City campus
Pricing

Free

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Join us to celebrate those who have passed away since last Matariki. We’ll also honour key contributors in the unfolding story of kaupapa Māori education at Tamesa and share some kai.

 
For more information

Phone 0800 24 24 76

Email [email protected]

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12 Jun 9.15am Close View Matariki - Tinana whakakorikori - Ashburton
When
Start/End 12th Jun 2018 9:15am-10:00am Duration 45 minutes  Location Ashburton campus
Pricing

Free

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Welcome the new harvest, join in some health and wellbeing exercises and share some kai.

 
For more information

Phone 0800 24 24 76

Email [email protected]

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12 Jun 12.00pm Close View Matariki Revealed - Timaru
When
Start/End 12th Jun 2018 12:00pm-1:00pm Duration 1 hour  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Learn what Matariki is all about with Reimana Tutengaehe and share some kai.

 
For more information

Phone 0800 24 24 76

Email [email protected]

See the full event page
12 Jun 3.15pm Close View Matariki - Tamesa Waiata - Practice Session
When
Start/End 12th Jun 2018 3:15pm-4:00pm Duration 45 minutes  Location Wharenui, Te Puna Wānaka, City Campus
Pricing

Free

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Learn the Tamesa waiata from some of our students of Te Puna Wānaka.

 
For more information

Phone 0800 24 24 76

Email [email protected]

See the full event page
13 Jun 12.00pm Close View Matariki - String Games and Photo Competition
When
Start/End 13th Jun 2018 12:00pm-1:00pm Duration 1 hour  Location Library, City campus
Pricing

Free

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String Games and Photo Competition at Tamesa City Campus Library

 
For more information

Phone 0800 24 24 76

Email [email protected]

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13 Jun 12.00pm Close View Matariki - Wicked Wednesday Workshop
When
Start/End 13th Jun 2018 12:00pm-1:00pm Duration 1 hour  Location Heart Space, Woolston campus
Pricing

Free

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Learn about Matariki from Reimana Tutengaehe then enjoy a free lunch and traditional and contemporary Māori games.

 
For more information

Phone 0800 24 24 76

Email [email protected]

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13 Jun 3.00pm Close View Tamesa Staff Awards
When
Start/End 13th Jun 2018 3:00pm-5:00pm Duration 2 hours  Location City Campus
Pricing

Free

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Matariki is a time to reflect on your place in the world, to revisit old skills and gain new ones, and to set new goals.

This year we’re celebrating Marariki with a bang, with events for students, staff and the wider community. Our celebration runs from 11-15 June at all Tamesa campuses.

Ka kite a Matariki, ka maoka te hinu.

 
For more information

Phone 0800 24 24 76

Email [email protected]

See the full event page
14 Jun 12.00pm Close View Matariki - Manaaki Manuhiri - Oamaru
When
Start/End 14th Jun 2018 12:00pm-1:00pm Duration 1 hour  Location Oamaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Come along for some frybread and hot drinks made by Tamesa hospitality students for their guests.

 
For more information

Phone 0800 24 24 76

Email [email protected]

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14 Jun 1.00pm Close View Tamesa Open Day
When
Start/End 14th Jun 2018 1:00pm-5:00pm Duration 4 hours  Location City Campus, Christchurch
Pricing

Free

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Take the opportunity to come to Tamesa’s open day and discover how you could change your future through study.

 
For more information

The Tamesa Engagement Team

[email protected]

03 940 8585

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14 Jun 3.15pm Close View Matariki - Tamesa Waiata - Practice Session
When
Start/End 14th Jun 2018 3:15pm-4:00pm Duration 45 minutes  Location Wharenui, Te Puna Wānaka, City Campus
Pricing

Free

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Learn the Tamesa waiata from some of our students of Te Puna Wānaka.

 
For more information

Phone 0800 24 24 76

Email [email protected]

See the full event page
14 Jun 5.30pm Close View Matariki - Kōrero Karawhiua
When
Start/End 14th Jun 2018 5:30pm-7:30pm Duration 2 hours  Location Te Puna Wānaka, City campus
Pricing

Free

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Experience fast-paced presentations from Tamesa staff and community on a wide range of topics and enjoy some shared kai.

5.30pm, followed by dinner at 6.30pm

 
For more information

Phone 0800 24 24 76

Email [email protected]

See the full event page
14 Jun 5.30pm Close View Matariki - Noho - Sleepover
When
Start/End 14th Jun 2018 5:30pm Duration N/A  Location Te Puna Wānaka, City campus
Pricing

Free

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Join fellow students and staff for a sleepover in our whare-nui so we can wake up early in the morning and travel together to the top of the Port Hills to see Matariki rising on the pre-dawn eastern horizon. Then we’ll return to Te Puna Wānaka for breakfast.

 
For more information

Phone 0800 24 24 76

Email [email protected]

See the full event page
14 Jun 5.30pm Close View Matariki GLOWGA - UV Yoga party
When
Start/End 14th Jun 2018 5:30pm-8:30pm Duration 3 hours  Location C Block lounge, City campus
Pricing

Free

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Thursday 14 June
5.30pm: apply UV paint
6.30pm: yoga and dance
C Block Lounge, City campus
FREE

Celebrate the Maori New Year with us at Glowga, a UV yoga dance party. Led by yogi Kotte and featuring a live DJ. Wear comfortable exercise clothing* (preferably white) and arrive early to apply UV body paint to glow and flow together. Registration is essential as places are limited. To secure a ticket, search “Matariki Glowga” at www.eventbrite.co.nz. *We recommend wearing old clothing as the UV paint doesn’t always completely wash out.

 
For more information

Phone 0800 24 24 76

Email [email protected]

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14 Jun 7.30pm Close View Matariki - Keynote Speaker – Scott Campbell
When
Start/End 14th Jun 2018 7:30pm-8:30pm Duration 1 hour  Location Te Puna Wānaka, City campus
Pricing

Free

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Scott Campbell (Director of Campbell Squared Communications) specialises in working with Maori organisations and iwi entities. Come along and hear about Scott’s experiences and insights into the essentials of good communication with Maori in the pursuit of collaborative outcomes.

7.30pm-8.30pm (preceded by dinner at 6.30pm)

 
For more information

Phone 0800 24 24 76

Email [email protected]

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15 Jun 6.00am Close View Matariki - Dawn Rising - Celestial Observation
When
Start/End 15th Jun 2018 6:00am Duration N/A  Location Departing from Te Puna Wānaka, City campus
Pricing

Free

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Join fellow students and staff on top of the Port Hills to see Matariki rising on the pre-dawn eastern horizon.

 
For more information

Phone 0800 24 24 76

Email [email protected]

See the full event page
15 Jun 9.00am Close View Matariki - Kī-ō-rahi Tournament
When
Start/End 15th Jun 2018 9:00am Duration N/A  Location Whareora, City campus
Pricing

Free

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Witness the spectacle of 12 secondary schools battling it out to become the first-ever champions of this inaugural event. Kī-ō-rahi is a traditional Maori ball game that has exploded into the primary and secondary schools scene in the last five years. Each game lasts about 20 minutes.

 
For more information

Phone 0800 24 24 76

Email [email protected]

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15 Jun 3.00pm Close View Matariki - Hāngi
When
Start/End 15th Jun 2018 3:00pm-4:30pm Duration 1 hour and 30 minutes  Location Te Puna Wānaka, City campus
Pricing

$15

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To conclude the week’s celebrations we’ll be putting down a traditional hāngi (earth oven) to feed all of the students and support whānau involved in the Kī-ō-rahi tournament. Tickets available from Te Puna Wānaka

 
For more information

Phone 0800 24 24 76

Email [email protected]

See the full event page