• He tono i ngā tāpaetanga | Call for submissions

    Te rangi aukati: 01 o Poutū te rangi 2019

    Closing date: 01 March 2019

     

    KUPU WHAKATAKI / INTRODUCTION

    Ko te ahurei o Matariki te kaupapa whakahirahira ki Tāmaki Makaurau e whakanui ana i te tau hou Māori. Koinei te tino ahurei o te takurua e āhei ana te titiro ki ngā pūrākau, whakangahau, kōrero, whakaari, kai, toi hoki. 

    Matariki Festival heralds the Māori New Year in Tāmaki Makaurau. It is New Zealand’s premier Māori Winter Festival that provides a window into Te Ao Māori through stories, entertainment, discussions, performance, food and art.  

    Mā te ahurei ka tūhono ngā hapori katoa ki te whakamahara, ki te whai whakaaro, ki te whakanui hoki i ngā tikanga e pā ana ki a Matariki. 

    The festival provides an opportunity to create an environment where communities can come together to reflect and celebrate our unique tikanga Māori in relation to the season of Matariki.

     

    Ka tū te ahurei i te 22 o Pipiri ki 14 o Hōngongoi, 2019.

    Matariki Festival 2019 will take place from 22 June to 14 July, 2019.

     

    CRITERIA

    To have your project/event considered for Matariki Festival 2019 please fill in this form and submit it by 11.59pm on 01 March 2019.

    In order for your project/event to be included in the Matariki Festival 2019, it must be held within festival dates of 22 June and 14 July, 2019 and align to at least one of the following categories:

    • Hapori | Community
    • Kai | Food
    • Kiriata | Film
    • Kōrero | Lectures/Presentations
    • Ngā Mahi Toi | Visual Arts
    • Taiao | Environment
    • Wānanga | Workshops
    • Whakangahau | Performance
    • Whare Tapere | Theatre

     

    PROMOTIONAL ACTIVITY

    If accepted, your project or event will be included in the Matariki Festival 2019 website and may be promoted through other Festival activity such as social media, print or publicity.

    Please note – if included in the Festival:

    • you are responsible for promoting your own project or event
    • if selected by the project team for further promotion, you will need to have a competent and reliable media spokesperson available, who may be called upon at short notice. Please ensure that contact details are accurate.

     

    FUNDING

    Please note that this is NOT an application for programme funding. There is a range of funding opportunities supporting arts and culture delivery from Auckland Council and external sources that you may be able to apply for. These are:

     

    CONTACT INFORMATION

    For further information or for assistance, please contact:

    Matariki Festival team
    Auckland Council – Arts, Community and Events
    Email: matarikifestival@aucklandcouncil.govt.nz
    Phone: 09 301 0101

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