Matariki 2021

We encouraged people to share a meal with loved ones and colleagues and learn and recite kaikōhau to bring in the Māori new year.

We had our first Matariki Parakuihi at our school this morning, such a cool way to bring our community together...

This year was our first whanau gathering for Matariki...

I tenei wiki ka noho tahi matau ko aku tamariki ki the kai tahi he kai Maori mo tenei wa...

This is a kai tahi celebration we had amongst our group of friends organised by our beautiful Niha whānau in...

Tēnā tatau katoa, for Matariki I am learning a kaikōhau (and expression of hope and an invitation to all good...

I haere mātou ki te kainga o mātou hoa i tērā wiki mō te kaupapa o te kaitahi mō Matariki...

Mānawatia a matariki!...

We do a Matariki Breakfast every year by coming into the office at 7am and cooking together a hot breakfast...

Dawn service for Matariki at Okahu Bay...

🎉Matariki Celebrations 🎉 have started at Kura Papakohatu 🏫 with fun class activities; here’s Pohutukawa creating star ⭐️ constellations 🌌‼️...

With the rising of Matariki during the Tangaroa lunar phases, I headed down to my local beach to observe the...

TŌKU Whānau ARE MY LIFE AND MY WORLD...

Tēnā koe e hoa ma...

I shared kai with my colleagues to celebrate and we heard Kōrero about the nine stars of Matariki!...

We celebrated puanga as a community, with our kindy and kura...

I invited some friends over to recite this Karakia, share some kai and to reflect on what we qnatwd to...

This year I wrote a reflection on Matariki for our work newsletter, and included the kaikōhau I learned, and we...

Te kai o te rangatira he kōrero ...

This is the kai that I and my students who are part of the Māori & Pasifika council, as well...

I shared a Kai with my whanau for matariki and we are all just learning to korero in te reo...

Young and old braved the cold tonight to celebrate our Matariki Kaitahi...

No table? No problem...

Preschool kaiako took time to share Kai and stories after the weekly planning hui...

My cutie Nephew Ezra saying hello to his Uncle Nathaniel when we crossed paths at Ahi Kā on Wellington waterfront,...

My partner and I went with my daughter and two granddaughters to a special Matariki celebration at Sunbeams Kindergarten in...

kua tae mai a Puanga ...

At Rewanui early learning centre in Tūranga-nui-a-Kiwa our tamariki started to help prepare our Rewana bug...

For my Matariki moment was I made fry bread n takakau bread for all 30+ colleagues at my mahi their...

Ānei āku tamāhine e whakanui ana a Matariki...

Te Hautapu umukohukohu whetū ki ate Rotoiti ...

Sharing kaikōhau during our morning yoga practice on the Kāpiti Coast...

Last week 4Sight Consutling hosted its annual Matariki celebration to recognise the Māori lunar calendar New Year of Aotearoa...

Nau mai ngā hua, ...

We are a group of teachers at WEGC...

Nau mai ngā hua...

Hautapu ceremony for our team of 8 (2 of our team whakapapa as Maori)...

Celebrating our living taonga at Te Taiwhenua O Heretaunga Living Taonga Awards...

I am on the right...

Kai hei whakaaro...

I kai mātou i ēnei kai...

The Y6 learners at Sunnyhills School prepared and shared a hangi...

This is an example of our Daily Notices for our school tv station FHS TV (fhstv...

We all brought shared Kai for long tutor group today...

I oho mōata ki te wānanga o Puanga ki Pukaka, Ngāmotu...

My Matariki moment in te reo Māori, English and German:...

Kia kaha te reo māori!...

Kaitahi for morning tea at Dairy Goat Cooperative Spray Drying ...

Kia ora!...

Hei te marama nei, ka whakamaumahara mātou ko tõku whānau I õ mātou tungāne tokotoru ki te hura kohatu...

Ko te Rāhina te tua Rima o Haratua I te tau rua mano rua tekau mā tahi I tenei Rātaka...

My matariki moment is when me and my whanau all get together and share what matariki means to us and...

Lighting a candle for whānau who had passed on, my father, grandmother, niece, son's best mate, and every one else...

Koo teenei te poo whakangahau oo Kura Poo...

Friday 2 July, up bright and early on a brisk Matariki morning...

E 3 ngā kaupapa Māori kua tutuki mārika o Counties Manukau Kindergaten Association kaiako...

At mahi we are having a hangi, shared kai & memories photo table of loved ones who have passed ❤️...

Our class of Yr3-4 tamariki all brought in a vege each and we made 9 crockpots of soup that was...

My babies attending their first Hautapu Ceremony in Clive...

This was early in the morning looking to Matariki - alas she couldn't be seen that morning however we still...

Hukanui school staff shared Kai, breakfast, on Wednesday at 7:30 am...

Ko ahau mauruuru...

My daughter's performance with Panama Road School Kapa Haka, Opening Matariki at the Auckland Rowing Club 3/6/21...

Matariki was spent reflecting with friends and enjoying the beautiful art and lights along the waterfront in Te Whanganui-a-Tara...

I haere atu māua ko taku mokopuna a Hinetaiohorere ki te whakaaturanga o Ahi Kā i tū ki te wahapū...

I puta atu māua kō tōku Pāpā ki te titiro atu ki te kāhui whetū ō Mātariki...

To celebrate Matariki a group of staff, students and whanau met at 5...

Today I invited some friends to celebrate our 5th birthday...

Mānawa mai te putanga o te tangata, mānawa mai te putanga o Matariki!...

Every Matariki Dunedin Public Libraries staff and our whānau get together for a #kaitahi to celebrate being together and looking...

Up early these brisk July mornings to catch Matariki rising during 'te matahi o te tau'...

I tunu parāoa parai tō mātou tumuaki!

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Nau mai Matariki me ōna tini painga...

My whānau and I woke up early to see Matariki and watch the sunrise...

Manatū Taonga staff saying the kaikōhau before starting their shared lunch for Matariki...

Matariki had been in my awareness...

Matariki kaitahi at Te Pā o Moki, Taumutu...

Play Aotearoa has been playing - making a cake and sharing Whānau moments together...

Reading the book and now all of our nation is embracing matariki...

We held an event at our school where we shared kai and learning...

When this Pākehā heard Matariki is honoured by kai with whānau I rallied my sisters, brother-in-law, niece and grand niece...

This was a first year at mahi we celebrated Matariki, we had activities during the week to educate ourselves on...

Kua aonga ake te rā mo te tau hou...

Shared kai with work colleagues ...

I na po (ahakoa te matariki!...

Fairy lights, roast dinner, friends, family and more dessert than needed was the best way to spend an evening reflecting...

I am the Younited President of the student association at EIT in Taradale, Napier...

Sharing a kai with family beneath the mighty maunga, Taranaki !...

Viewing matariki with whānau ...

#Kaitahi ki te taha o aku hoa ki Te Whanganui a Tara...

i am having an yummy boilup with my whanau...

All the children in our whanau made paper lanterns...

This photo was taken at our Matariki celebration at Meraki Montessori School...

Inapō, i haere māua ko ōku hoa ki te hākari o Matariki...

Nau mai ngā hua o Te tau hou!...

Nga uri o Ngakuru me Toti Peeni whakanui a Matariki i nga tau mai i 2019...

I went down to Ahi Kā festival on waterfront...

VOYCE Whakarongo Mai, setup and also ran this event for our care experienced Rangatahi and Tamariki in Ōtautahi, Christchurch...

Celebrating this years Matariki by remembering my amazing koro who has sadly passed on...

E whakanui ana i te tau hou Māori ki te wānanga peha #NauMaiETeMatahiOTeTau...

We had a Matariki kaitahi, including the last of our first home-grown, bright orange kumara stored from our end of...