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Cultural Artwork Blessing
December 5, 2020 @ 5:00 am - 11:00 am
CULTURAL ARTWORK PACKAGE
BLESSING CEREMONY Te Rūnanga o Kaikōura and NCTIR are hosting a public event on the Kaikōura Peninsula to officially open and bless the Cultural Artwork Package. The final pieces of cultural artwork were recently installed along the coast, and feature prominently at the formal safe stopping areas between Ōkiwi Bay and Oaro. After the opening, bus tours will be offered to share the stories behind the designs. The buses will depart from Ngā Niho Pā on Scarborough Street, travelling both north and south of Kaikōura to a few select sites. To book your place on a bus tour please contact firstname.lastname@example.org as spaces are limited
WHEN Saturday 5 December 2020 TIME Dawn blessing – 5:00am (karakia begins at sunrise, approx. 5:15am, followed by kai at Takahanga Marae at 7:30am) Official opening – 10:00am Bus tour – 11:00am – 1:00pm (approx) WHERE Ngā Niho Pā, Scarborough Street, Kaikōura Parking available on site and along Scarborough Street