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September, 2019

This is a repeating event

Fri13Sep10:20 am12:30 pmPoi Making Workshop10:20 am - 12:30 pm Auckland MuseumType:CultureWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Teens (13 to 18 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Poi Making at Auckland Museum


(Friday) 10:20 am - 12:30 pm


Auckland Museum

Auckland Domain, Parnell, Auckland 1010, New Zealand

Future dates

Saturday 14 September 2019 10:20 amSunday 15 September 2019 10:20 am

Event Details

During Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori at Tāmaki Paenga Hira, come and make poi while learning about the history, tikanga and kōrero of poi.

During this 2-hour workshop at Auckland Museum, find and discuss a te reo Māori word for your poi, create your own poi, imbed the word in your poi, and there will also be poi movements to learn!

All materials are sustainable and compostable, using wool, cotton stuffing and fabric for ki (head of the poi).

Bookings are essential.


$20 per person.

Bookings essential


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