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 the Kaupapa Waka series presented by the New Zealand International Science Festival and supported by the University of Otago Te Koronga and Auahi Kore.
Hutton Theatre, Otago Museum, 419 Great King Street, Dunedin
The general public is warmly invited to join Hauteruruku ki Puketeraki and the University of Otago’s Te Koronga research group in a day of wānaka with two of the great modern-day ocean-crossing navigators – Hoturoa Barclay-Kerr of Tainui and Chadd ‘Ōnohi Paishon from Hawai‘i. Don’t miss this opportunity to participate in traditional learning during the Māori New Year.
This event is part of the Kaupapa Waka series supported by Hauteruruku ki Puketeraki, the University of Otago Te Koronga and Auahi Kore.
Please bring a healthy plate to share for lunch.
Otago University Rowing Club, 65 Magnet Street, Dunedin
Puaka Matariki is a great time to have a look at the way our universe behaves. Investigate reflection, refraction and colour vision with Esther Haines (Outreach Coordinator, Department of Physics, University of Otago). Lots of fun guaranteed!
Designed for ages 7 and up; children must be accompanied by an adult.
Dunedin Public Art Gallery, 30 The Octagon, Dunedin
UNTITLED (D21.281 GALARI BARGAN) 2018
(b.1978 Australia, Wiradjuri and Kamilaroi nations)
Fluorescent tubes and fittings, electrical cable
Courtesy the artist and Tim Melville Gallery, Auckland