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Macawa ni Vosa VakaViti: Fiji Language Week Celebration

Dress in your finest sulu, shirt, jaba, saree, or salwar kameez for Bula Friday! Listen to the stories, poetry, and songs of Fiji. Take a tour and enjoy the spirit of the Pacific at home.

  • When | Āhea Fri 9 Oct 2020, 12.00pm–4.00pm
  • Where | Ki hea
    PlaNet Pasifika, Hinātore, and Tangata o le Moana, Level 4
  • Cost | Te utu Free event

Ni sa sureti taucoko! Saab ke swagaat! All welcome!

Come along to this inter-generational school holiday family event. Take part in language learning activities for the children. Participate in any of the following programmes organised by members of Wellington’s Fiji community.

Programme

12pm Mihi | Whakatau | Lotu | Welcome
12.30pm Let’s Talanoa! (story time/poetry readings)
1pm Let’s Meke! (song/dance performances)
1.30pm Let’s Tour! (Tangata o le Moana exhibition tour with conservator Nirmala Balram)
2pm Let’s Talanoa Some More! (activities continue for the children)
2.30pm Let’s Meke (moving to the beat of the lali drum)
3pm Let’s Tour! (Tangata o le Moana exhibition tour with conservator Nirmala Balram)
3.30pm Let’s Farewell! (Isalei finale)

A group of girls in blue skirts pose for a photo

Caption

Fiji Bloom Dancers, Fiji Day, 2017. Photo by Richard Kelly