Saturday, 2 June 2012






10 – 12.00pmMaara KaiShare korero about traditional gardening and harvesting.  An interactive activity suitable for the whole whānau.  Bring your gloves and tools with plants and compost provided.
12 – 3.00pmTe Kahu WhakatereMaata Wharehoka has revived the traditional art of burial without using modern fluids and materials.  This wanangā shares her knowledge and skills around tangihanga.
3 – 5.00pmNgā Taonga WhitahuaNZ Film & Archives will present a series of Taranaki documentaries through the eyes of kāumatua, kuia and whānau
6 – 9.00pmWorld premiere – Tatarakihi, The Children of ParihakaThis film has been in the making for 145 years and covers the story of Te Whiti and Tohu by retracing their steps and those ancestors who were forcibly removed and incarcerated without trial.
10 – midnightPuanga Kai Rau ConcertA musical celebration featuring local musicans and guests to finish off the festival