Ahi Kā live performances
Kirsten Te Rito, Aotearoa Allstars, Majic, Kura Kaupapa nga Mokopuna, Awerangi Thompson, Nikau Te Huki, James Kereama Stent and Tui Tahere-Katene, Taki Toru
Nine fire braziers on the Whareipo lagoon representing the nine stars of Puanga
Ahi Kā Whanau Films
Wellington City Council and Māoriland Film Festival presents a selection of short films
Where: Makaro room, Wharewaka
Cinematic audio-visual show projected on the seaward side of Te Papa. Manu honours Māori Kites, and birds and all flying creatures for their spiritual significance and their role in connecting earth and sky.
Where: Taranaki Wharf, Wellington Waterfront (in front of Circa)
Light, fire, sea and sound meet in the Ahi Tipua art installation – connecting us to Aotearoa’s volcanic realm.