Tokelau

Taloha ni and welcome to the Tokelau village.

Did you know… Tokelau consists of three coral islands: Atafu, Fakaofo and Nukunonu, rising to over 3m above sea level. Tokelau' is Polynesian for 'North Wind'.

Saturday 8 March
 

9:30AM

   Fale


        Displaying various Tokelauan cultural designs of weavings; carvings; garlands

 

10AM

   VC Tent


        Ladies Weavings:
        1.  Tokelau Mats     - Tutor: Sesilia P
        2.   Tokelau Hats    - Tutor: Sefulu K 
        3.  Tokelau Fans    - Tutor: Pehe F

 

12pm

   Fale


       Sample Delicatese Tokelauan Cussine, Tokelauan Honey; and many more…

 

12:30PM

   VC Tent


       Dance Workshop (Fatele)
        1.  Tin drumming  - Tutor: Fautiale
        2.  Box beating    - Tutor: Kahala, Tagi 
        3.  Action Dance  - Tutor: Dance Group

 

1:30PM

   VC Tent


       Men Carvings:
      1.  Tokelau Vaka                 - Tutor: Telaufue F
      2.  Tuluma (wood box)        - Tutor: Falevai F
      3.  Pa (Tokelau shell design) - Tutor: Telaufue F

 

3pm

   Fale


       Learning Tokelau language