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Ki ngā uri o ngā maunga whakahī, ngā uri whakatipu o ngā moana me ngā awa tapu o te motu huri āwhio i ngā tōpito o te ao tūroa, tēnā koutou, tēnā koutou, tēnā koutou katoa.
Te Matatini is a significant cultural festival and the pinnacle event for Māori performing arts. Held every two years, it is one of the most highly anticipated events for performers, their whānau and the mass of passionate kapa haka fans throughout the world.
Te Whanganui a Tara Wellington City is hosting Te Matatini for the first time and we can’t wait to welcome the thousands of competitors, judges, support crew and whānau to our beautiful region. To help you make the best of your stay in the Wellington region, we’ve put together some local insider tips.