Waitangi Day Celebrations 2016

Waitangi Day Celebrations 2016


Past event

Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetū


Commemorate Waitangi Day at the Gallery with performances, art and family-friendly activities that celebrate Aotearoa New Zealand and tangata whenua. 

The day will include including a children's weaving activity, and a kapa haka demonstration at 1pm by the incredible Te Ahikaaroa Kapa Haka. This will be followed by a performance of Dudley Benson's incredible 'A Wedding' at 3pm – a bold and visceral declaration of our relationship with the land, expressed through engaging pop music. More information about this performance can be found here