The little page of RachaelTe iti whārangi ipurangi o Rāhera

A page in honour of Rachael Hockridge, Te Papa’s game-changing digital editor of 2016–2020 and the driver of a lot of the really good stuff on this website.

Rachael Hockridge jigsaw puzzle

Do the Rachael Hockridge jigsaw puzzle – choose between six and 1,014 pieces! Perfect for nans.

Rachael Hockridge Pukapuka Mahi – free A5 download

So you think you know Rachael? Take a trip down memory lane and explore her time at Te Papa.

Printing tip: Open in Adobe Acrobat and select ‘flip on short edge’, print double-sided and in colour.

Download Rachael Hockridge Pukapuka Mahi – A5 (21.61 MB)

Don’t have a printer and just want to browse the activity book?

Browse a layout view of Rachael Hockridge Pukapuka Mahi (22.66 MB)

Two women in elegant black evening dresses pose for a photo against a concrete wall

Blogs written by Rachael

An eye for a story, an eye for a photo, and an eye for a headline? A news editor’s holy trinity.

Selected blogs featuring Rachael’s photos

Bonus blog featuring Rachael: What’s your favourite kupu?

Videos made by Rachael

Rachael Hockridge presenting at Museums Aotearoa 2019, from MA19, Lightning Talks, Thursday 23 May, afternoon (still), 23 May 2019. Museums Aotearoa

Bonus! Videos featuring Rachael

“Squids hold no mystery for us now thanks @Te_Papa - hoping we can visit and see your colossal squid in the future...loved the workbook and made ourselves a giant squid too...” – leilamckinnon, 10 Apr 2020


Koia kei a koe, Rachael! Never forget: You are part of the Te Papa whānau.