January, 2019

This is a repeating event

2019Thu24Jan9:30 am4:00 pmSummer bone carving holiday workshop9:30 am - 4:00 pm Arataki Visitor Centre, 300 Scenic Drive, Oratia, Waitakere 0604Type:School HolidaysWhere:West AucklandAges:Teens (13 to 18 years)

Bone Carving Workshop

Event Details

Maha and his team return to Arataki Visitor Centre this summer.

Come and make a personalised taonga/bone necklace. Enjoy a day of fun and learning with Maha Tomo (Ngai Tahu, Tainui, Ngati Kauwhata) from Toi Manawa.

Maha’s interactive workshops promote wellness and positive outcomes through creativity. Values such as tikanga (proccesses), whakawhanaungatanga (togetherness), manaakitanga (support) and mahi toi (working towards a finished art piece) are incorporated throughout the day.

Ideally suitable for kids 12 years or older. Bring a plate for shared lunch.


Tickets: $40 per child


Arataki Visitor Centre09-892 4777 300 Scenic Drive, Oratia, Waitakere, Auckland 0604, New Zealand