Niuean Language Week Celebrations
SUN 15 OCT – SAT 21 OCT
Ko e Vagahau Niue ko e atefua he tagata - The Niue Language is the heart of the Niue People.
Join us for some activities to celebrate the language and culture of Niue. There’ll be a display of Niuean treasures in the Atrium.
Tuesday 17 October, 10am-12pm
Pacific Collections Access Tour, Free but bookings required
Explore the Museum’s collection of treasures from Niue. Bookings are essential, please email email@example.com.
Wednesday 18th October, 12.10pm-12.50pm
Matakau Tufuga Fakamotu Niue, Auckland Museum, Free
Enjoy a performance of Nieuan dances by this cultural performance group.
Thursday 19th October, 12.30-1pm
Auckland Museum Waiata group, Auckland Museum, Free
Hear Museum staff give a performance of Pacific songs in the Atrium.
Saturday 21 October, 10am-2pm
OFFSITE - Niuean Language Week Celebrations at Te Oro, Te Oro Music and Arts Centre, 98 Line Rd, Glen Innes, Free
Join us in celebrating the language and culture of Niue and take part in our free workshops on traditional and contemporary arts and crafts.
Hear community knowledge holders as they share their inspirations and motivations on why and how they are preserving their languages and cultures in Aotearoa.
Artists, practitioners, musicians and traditional healers come together under one roof in Te Oro in Glen Innes to share their knowledge and celebrate Pacific language and culture.