Find out more about Puaka and Matariki by reading the following books in our collection and visiting the following websites:
Annual festival information.
Join Professor Rangi Matamua as he shares with us extensive knowledge around Māori astronomy and how we can all Live by The Stars.
Learn about Matariki with Te Wānanga o Aotearoa
Information, videos, waiata, resources and activities from the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa about Matariki, Puaka and Māori cosmology.
Māori New Year articles from Te Ara – the Encyclopedia of New Zealand.
Learn about the Matariki Star Cluster with information compiled by the Science Learning Hub Pokapū Akoranga Pūtaiao
To celebrate the rising of Puaka and Matariki 2022, Dunedin Public Libraries brings you a programme focusing on the art of passing down knowledge, gaining experience, and learning new skills.