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Matariki stars

Nā Te Kura Kaupapa Māori O Te Rito i Otaki, tēnei i takoha ki te rōpū mātauranga o Te Papa, ara ko Te Ipu Kahuirangi,i te tau 2004.  Kua whatua e ngā tamariki o te kura he whetū harakeke, kātahi ka whakairi mā te kōrari. He tohu ngā whetū e whitu o ngā whetū e kitea ana i te huinga o Matariki. Koinei rātou, ko Waiti, ko Waita, ko Waipunarangi, ko Tupuanuku, ko Tupuarangi, ko Ururangi. Ko te whetū tuawhitu ko Matariki.