Whiria: Ngā Manu Rere

Where

New Zealand Maritime Museum Hui Te Ananui a Tangaroa, corner Quay & Hobson streets, Viaduct Harbour, Auckland

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When

Thursday 7 July 2022
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10am-4pm


Cost

Free

Free with museum entry. Museum entry is free for Auckland residents

Contact

New Zealand Maritime Museum Hui Te Ananui a Tangaroa
info@maritimemuseum.co.nz
09 373 0800

Whiria: Ngā Manu Rere
Photo credit: Ian Andrews Te Ramaroa A KupeNuku

A special flock of Manu Rere, traditionally-made flying kites, lands at Hui Te Ananui a Tangaroa for their first migrating flight away from their Hokianga nest.

Constructed by artist and weaver Ruth Woodbury (Ngatī Korokoro, Te Pouka, Ngatī Wharara, Te Hikutu), the development of each was inspired by the ancient story of Rāhiri the Ancestor, descendent of two Polynesian navigators, Kupe and Nukutawhiti. 

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