Matariki is both the Maori name for the group of stars known as the seven sisters, and the name of the Maori New Year. This June date is celebrated throughout New Zealand with various cultural events.
Northland in particular, as the birthplace of our nation, is host to many of these events. Fire shows, the Kerikeri Art Star Trail, Te Kaupoi, Huis and Festivals.
To find out more, visit the Matariki events site www.matarikievents.co.nz/index.php?page=events-calendar&category=Northland
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