March, 2021

2021Thu04Mar6:00 pm6:45 pmPostponedTe Tīmatanga | Auckland Arts FestivalAuckland Arts Festival6:00 pm - 6:45 pm Aotea Square, 291-297 Queen Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010Type:Festival,FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Te Timatanga

Event Details

Join Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei as they lead the launch of the 2021 Festival with karakia and ceremony.

Sing along with Pere Wihongi and Maaka Pohatu to Māori songs that you grew up with – ‘Pō Karekare Ana’, ‘Tūtira Mai Ngā Iwi’, ‘E Pāpā Waiari’ and many more!

Turn up on the night and sing along. Read the lyrics on the big screen or download the song sheet and learn the tunes ahead of time.

Braille song sheets available. A special area will be set aside for wheelchair users.

Image credit: Eu-Lee Teh


Free event


Auckland Arts FestivalA globally recognised celebration of art and culture, Auckland Arts Festival is a place for ambitious ideas by storytellers, provocateurs and creators and reflects Auckland's contemporary, cosmopolitan city with its many communities.Phone: 09-309 0101 Level 5, Wellesley Centre, 44–52 Wellesley Street, Auckland City, 1010