Nau mai haere mai!
The story of Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland and the waka that sailed here will take centre stage in January when the region celebrates its Māori heritage through the Tāmaki Herenga Waka Festival.

Tāmaki Herenga Waka Festival is a free and whanau-friendly event that will run from 5.30pm – 11pm on 31 January 2020 on Auckland’s waterfront. 

Spend a wonderful evening on the beautiful Waitematā harbour with music, storytelling, performances, and a marketplace featuring  art and  kai.




All this and more. Stay tuned for more updates and follow the Festival on Facebook.

Join us in thanking  Tāmaki  Makaurau  Auckland’s  iwi for their guidance and support in bringing this festival to life.  

Ngāti Wai ● Ngāti Manuhiri ● Ngāti Rehua Ngāti Wai ki Aotea ● Te Rūnanga ● Ngāti Whātua Te Uri o Hau ● Ngāti Whātua o Kaipara ● Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei ● Te Kawerau ā Maki ● Ngāti Tamaoho Te Ākitai Waiohua ● Ngāi Tai ki Tāmaki ● Ngāti Te Ata Waiohua ● Te Ahiwaru Waiohua Waikato-Tainui ● Ngāti Paoa ● Ngāti Whanaunga ● Ngāti Maru ● Ngāti Tamaterā ● Te Patukirikiri


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