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Ngāi Tahu Treaty Festival

6 February @ 7:45 am - 3:00 pm

Nei rā te karanga o Ngāi Tahu ki a koutou kia karapinepine mai ki te marae o Ōnuku hai whakanui i te rā o Waitangi.

Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu in conjunction with Ōnuku Rūnanga invite you to join with us as we celebrate Waitangi Day.

Please see the details below:

7:45am Gather at the gates
8:00am Pōwhiri
9:00am Paramanawa – refreshments and stalls begin
10:00am Formal Address
Lisa Tumahai, Kaiwhakahaere, Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu
Tā Tipene O’Regan, Te Runanga o Ngāi Tahu
The Rt Hon. Dame Patsy Reddy QSO GNZM

Governor-General of New Zealand

10:45am Whanaungatanga (mix & mingle)
11:00am Christchurch City Council Citizenship Ceremony
12:00pm Hākari – BBQ lunch and live entertainment
3:00pm  Ka mutu

Getting there

Buses will depart every 15 minutes from Akaroa Area School, (141 Rue Jolie) between the hours of 6:00am -7:15am and 1:00pm – 3:00pm. Parking is available at the school. Ōnuku Road will be closed to traffic during Waitangi Day commemorations.

Register

Support the haukāinga by registering for catering purposes below:

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If you would like information about tikanga/protocol at Ōnuku Marae you can visit: https://www.onuku.nz/about-us/protocol/