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Matariki Star Trail

01 Jul 2020 - 15 Jul 2020

When

Wednesday 1 July 2020, 9.00am - Wednesday 15 July 2020, 11.30pm


Stars will be easier to find after dark, but will be turned off at 9.30pm each night

Where

Smales Farm, 72 Taharoto Road, Takapuna, Auckland

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Cost
Free
Website

smalesfarm.co.nz/event/matariki

facebook.com/events/smales-farm/matariki-star-trail-free-family-fun/946790405783351

The Matariki Star Trail is a magical urban expedition, a search for the seven stars that form the Matariki cluster.

Smales Farm is home to seven giant, bespoke and beautifully illuminated stars created by renowned light designer, Angus Muir.

During the July school holidays, 1-15 July, each star will be strategically located around Smales Farm for star-seekers to find.

Stars will be easier to find after dark.

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