Nature Play in Schools

Professional development (PD) Canterbury

Posted: 30 October 2019
Notice reference #: 1HA1PQ

Date: Friday 8 November

Time: 4–pm.

Venue: Haeata Community Campus - 240 Breezes Road. 

With guest speakers Harko Brown and Niki Buchan. 

Harko Brown, an expert in traditional Māori games has recently been involved with designing hupara – traditional log-based spaces for play, exercise and learning. He will give a one hour talk on the benefits of how to incorporate traditional Māori games and spaces into schools. 

Niki Buchan is an international speaker, writer and educational consultant. We're pleased to have her back in New Zealand sharing her knowledge on the benefits of play in nature and how play can build the skills and dispositions needed for resiliency. 

All welcome to attend this event. Come and along to hear these two inspirational speakers and hear about Haeata's playspace development project. 

Tickets $25 available through:

Events summary


08 November 2019 – 08 November 2019

Further information

Contact: Tara O'Neil

 (021) 026 60014