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Te Wā Whakanui i a Matariki | Matariki Celebration

  • Space Place 40 Salamanca Road Kelburn, Wellington, 6012 New Zealand (map)

A brand new event at Space Place that offers you a warm inside celebration of Matariki. Join others as we take the time to reflect on the past and the future in a creative and inspiring environment. Haera mai, enjoy the entertaining storytelling of Timotimo early in the evening, relax to the sounds of the taonga pūoro with Shearwater Drift in the intimate space of our planetarium theatre, share kai together, enjoy making craft and let us tell you about the constellations that are celebrated in Aotearoa. Later in the evening the Space Place experience is transformed with local DJ’s.  

Kai Options:
1. We offer you soup and bread as part of general admission on this special evening, or

2. Hangi for an additional $15 (please pre-order before Wednesday 19 June only)

Space Place/ 5PM onwards (hangi served at 6:30pm) / Sunday 23 June / Adult $12.50, Child $8 / Pre-booking special: $25 3-person family pass (2 children 1 adult, or 1 child two adults) / Hangi $15 per person / Cash bar available

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Earlier Event: 29 June
Matariki Pre-Dawn Viewing
Later Event: 29 June
Miromoda Runway