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Pop down to Takutai Square on your lunch break, where you can taste traditional Māori kai while experiencing live kapa haka.

Purchase and enjoy an earth-oven cooked hāngi lunch then sit back and enjoy exhilarating performances from some of Auckland’s best kapa haka groups.

Kapa haka performances: Mon 29 June – Sat 4 July, 12.15pm-12.35pm & 1.15pm-1.35pm.

Hāngi lunch: Tue 30 June – Sat 4 July, 12pm-3pm.

Make sure you check out Te Taumata Kapa Haka: Exhibition while you’re at Takutai Square.

The lightboxes feature a selection of images of Tāmaki Makaurau’s most successful kapa haka groups, including some who will represent Tāmaki Makaurau at Te Matatini Herenga Waka Herenga Tangata.

Proudly supported by Britomart.

Head to to see the full programme of events for Matariki Festival 2020.