Come along to Te Marae at Te Papa to hear a fascinating expert panel discussion about the first Pacific people's journey to Aotearoa, featuring Hoturoa Barclay-Kerr (Te Toki Voyaging Trust), Lauaki Lavatai Afifimailagi (Samoan Voyaging Society), Sean Mallon (Te Papa), & Peia Patai (Okeanos Foundation).

The Voyaging across the Pacific Artist Talk is a Kupe Dreaming event and part of A Waka Odyssey, a celebration of our place in the Pacific that includes the spectacular Kupe: Festival Opening NightDownload the A Waka Odyssey flyer to plan your journey. 


Follow A Waka Odyssey online. Join our fleet of Pacific sailing waka and their heroic crew on an adventure of a lifetime, across the Pacific Ocean and around Aotearoa. Sign up for Festival email updates and become part of the story.

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