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A Waka Odyssey

"Waka carry stories, art, science, knowledge, whakapapa and performance." This festival is a three-part adventure created by Anna Marbrook, Hoturoa Barclay-Kerr & Kasia Pol.

Event details

Kupe Arrival
  • Wellington
  • Activity
  • Exhibition
  • Talk/Show
  • Festival

Date and time

Fri 23 February - Sat 3 March

Who for

Everyone

Nanogirl vs The Elements

New Zealand's favourite science superhero Nanogirl (played by Dr Michelle Dickinson) and her trusty lab assistant Boris are back at Auckland Arts Festival with a brand new show!

Event details

nanogirl jet trolley
  • Auckland
  • Talk/Show

Date and time

Sat 3 March, 5pm

Who for

Ages 5+

Seaweek - Kaupapa Moana 2018

The 2018 theme for Seaweek – Kaupapa Moana – is ‘Toiora te Moana, Toiora te Tangata – Healthy Seas, Healthy People’. It highlights our many connections with the sea and ways we can keep our coastline and seas healthy for all.

Event details

Seaweek2018
  • Northland
  • Auckland
  • Bay of Plenty
  • Gisborne
  • Hawkes Bay
  • Taranaki
  • Waikato
  • Manawatu/Wanganui
  • Wellington
  • Southland
  • West Coast
  • Tasman District
  • Otago
  • Nelson City
  • Marlborough
  • Canterbury
  • Citizen/participatory science
  • Activity
  • Competition
  • Exhibition
  • Workshop/Conference
  • Talk/Show
  • Festival

Date and time

Sat 3 March - Sun 11 March

Who for

Everyone - from teachers to kaitiaki

2018 Schoolfest: Mechanical Ballet

Drums that strike themselves. Loudspeakers that pivot and pirouette. Pianos with keys that tap dance ghostly toccatas. Get up close to a brave new world of mechatronic music, where instruments play themselves and keep pace with live musicians.

Event details

Mechanical Ballet Piano
  • Wellington
  • Talk/Show

Date and time

Fri 16 Mar, 7pm

Who for

Aimed at students in Years 9–13