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Matariki activity book Matariki pukapuka mahi

Learn about Matariki

  MatarikiMāori New YearMāori | Noun
through fun kids’ activities. Featuring word searches, colouring pages, games, and stories, discover what's important during Matariki – whetū

  whetūstarsMāori | Noun

  kōrerostoriesMāori | Noun
, kai

  kaifoodMāori | Noun
, whenua

  whenualandMāori | Noun

  whānaufamilyMāori | Noun
, and the Maramataka

  Maramatakalunar calendarMāori | Noun

Te Paki o Matariki ka mahuta ake ki te rangi, he hora i ēnei mahi akoranga pārekareka mā te tamariki, he rapa kupu, he kauruku, he panga, he tātai whetū, tātai marama, tātai kōrero hoki mā te whānau katoa.

  • Education type Activity book
  • Suitable for Ages 5–10

We’ve updated our Matariki activity book for 2022!


This PDF will print out as a booklet. Print on both sides of the paper, and choose the short-edge binding option.

This PDF allows you to read it online, or print out selected pages easily.

Te reo Māori

Computer-generated image of the activity book lying open showing its cover and inside pages


Matariki activity book, 2022. Te Papa