Waimakariri Events

Hui a Iwi

24th November
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Event Details

Hosted by Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tūāhuriri.

Celebrate and reconnect with the people of Ngāi Tahu. There will be entertainment, information, laughter, stalls and fun for all ages.

Friday 24
4pm – stalls and exhibitions open.

Saturday 25
9.30am – stalls and exhibitions open. Tours start at 9.30am

8pm – Saturday night’s concert – the talented Marlon Williams and the ever popular polyfunk band Ardijah. Don’t miss this chance to see these amazing artists perform on the Hui-ā-Iwi stage.

Sunday 26
10am to 1pm – stalls and exhibitions open.

Also included during the weekend:
Jetboat Rides on the Waimakariri; Ngāi Tahu tourism will be offering jetboat rides to whānau on one of the Shotover Jets during Hui-ā-Iwi. You will need to register for this so look out on the Ngāi Tahu website for the link.

Tiki Tours: There are free bus tours that will showcase the wonderful taonga in our rohe. You can register for these wonderful trips on the day. This event is smoke and alcohol free.