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Celebrating 10 Years - Ngākau Māhaki

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Nau mai, haere mai! Join us as we celebrate the 10 year anniversary of our beautiful wharenui (meeting house) Ngākau Māhaki.

Celebration activities will happen across both of our campuses, Mt Albert and Waitākere. 

Event Details

Tuesday 11 June | Turei 11 Pipiri Thursday 13 June | Taite 13 Pipiri
Te Noho Kotahitanga Marae
Mt Albert Campus
Building 510 (Student Commons)
Waitākere Campus
» Karakia (prayer)
» Breakfast
» Karakia (prayer)
» Exhibition in the wharenui
» Stalls - arts, crafts, food, mirimiri, and more
» Photo exhibition and presentation
» Stalls - arts, crafts, and more
» Kapa haka performances
» Kapa haka performances


We'll have a number of stalls that will be selling a variety of food and more on both days. Make sure to bring cash with you! 


The exhibition will feature stunning and beautiful images of not only the space but people as well, those that are here now and those have come before us. We'll also have a number of short films showing at the exhibition that will reflect Ngākau Māhaki and all that it means.

Kapa Haka Performances

Our partner schools will be joining us in the celebration, with their kapa haka groups performing for us. 

Competition: Mahi Tito

Enter into our Mahi Tito competition, as part of the celebration, and allow your creativity to soar!  

Create an inspiring poem, waiata (song), or art piece that reflects our wharenui Ngākau Mahaki.

There are prizes to be won, and an opportunity to present your piece on the day. 

Entries can be submitted by email to Jessica Aranui by 9am on Wednesday, 5 June.

Email your entry now