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Matariki Te Whetū o te Tau

Professional development (PD) New Zealand (nationwide)

Posted: 03 June 2021
Notice reference #: 1HALSx

Delivered as a livestreamed Facebook event, this seminar is hosted by Dr Rangi Matamua, Director of Living by the Stars. A leading expert in Matariki and Māori Astronomy, he holds extensive knowledge about our skies, star clusters, galaxies and planets.

Key focuses

  • What Matariki is
  • Where Matariki can be found
  • How Matariki fits into a Māori division of time.
  • The major themes and principles associated with Matariki.
  • How Matariki will inform our new Matariki holiday (beginning in 2022).

Who is this seminar for?

  • All New Zealanders.
  • Anyone interested in Matariki.

How to attend

  • This seminar is free and accessible to all of Aotearoa.
  • Go to the co-hosted Facebook event. Then simply click ‘Going’.
  • The livestream of the seminar will occur in the Facebook event.

Events summary

New Zealand (nationwide)

29 June 2021 – 29 June 2021

Further information

Contact: Emma Hawke

 (0800) 267 301

plsprogramme@core-ed.ac.nz

www.facebook.com/events/2846262422164300