Ōku Moana (My Oceans)

Community Gallery 20 Princes Street, Dunedin, Dunedin

Puaka Matariki is a time to plan ahead for future harvests and to think about the impacts of ocean warming, rising sea levels and ocean acidification on Te Tai o Araiteuru, our local coastal and harbour ecosystems. Brought to you by Down The Rabbit Hole and the Sandpit Collective, Ōku Moana (My Oceans) is an

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Future’s Past: Navigating Through History

Otago Museum Hutton Theatre 419 Great King Street, Dunedin, Dunedin

Rangi Matamua, Ian Taylor, Hoturoa Barclay-Kerr and Chadd ‘Ōnohi Paishon What does the future hold and how do we use our knowledge to understand it further? Renowned guests talk about their understanding of the future through knowing the past, via fields they’ve excelled in – technology, astronomy and marine navigation. This event is part of

$6 – $12

Matariki Beliefs and Customs in Modern Society

Otago Museum Hutton Theatre 419 Great King Street, Dunedin, Dunedin

Rangi Matamua In the past 30 years there has been a massive surge in interest around Matariki, and in Aotearoa today we see numerous events and celebrations occurring across the country during mid-winter paying homage to this star cluster. However, what is often missing from our modern observation of Matariki is any acknowledgement of its

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