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Te Karanga ki ngā Taniwha Event

Taonga Puoro Wānanga

Sam Palmer

Thursday 17 August

10am - 5pm

Capacity: 20

Join Sam Palmer for an introduction to Taonga Puoro making and playing.


Using basic tools and sand paper, you will walk away with a kōauau and porotiti.


Light refreshments will be provided. Feel free to bring some shared kai for lunch.

* Please ensure you are available for the whole day.


Please ensure you contact us if you are unable to attend as there is a waiting list, alternatively edit the booking document.

Sam Palmer began his journey into the world of taonga puoro when he went to Whitireia Polytech in 2009 to learn whakairo.


From then, Sam has carried on his passion for whakairo and now facilitates taonga puoro making wananga that has a focus on making taonga puoro accessible to more people.

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