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  • Sail Barbary: Sail to Taupo's iconic Maori Rock Carvings

    Skip to main content Home »SAIL BARBARY - Lake Taupo SAIL BARBARY - Lake Taupo Visit Web Site Sailing to Taupo's iconic Maori Rock Carvings since 1983, Barbary offers relaxation, fun and adventure. We're equipped for all conditions - if the wind dies down, Barbary's eco-friendly electric…

  • Maori Culture New Zealand, Maori Culture, Traditions and Tourism

    …are encouraged to speak in Maori. Primary and secondary schools build on this early immersion by including Maori in the curriculum. Traditional carvers also help to keep Maori culture alive by creating intricate works that pay respect to the past. Every piece carved tells a story, which can be…

  • New Zealand Maori Art and Culture, Maori Art in New Zealand

    Maori art in New Zealand is evident in architectural carving and interior designs of marae, and in ornate whakairo (carvings) in wood, bone or pounamu (greenstone or jade) for pendants and other taonga (treasures). Carving and weaving skills arose from the practical requirements of traditional Maori


    …urban Marae. The Marae is a place of great prestige and spirituality, where Maori customs and culture are preserved and practised. Enjoy A Night of Maori Magic, taking part in a Maori welcome ceremony, and viewing the carved meeting house before enjoying the unique taste of a traditional hangi feast…
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  • New Zealand Shopping, Shopping in New Zealand

    …For traditional New Zealand souvenirs look for examples of superb Maori carvings in wood, bone and pounamu (greenstone or jade). You can also find jewellery and ornaments made from the iridescent paua shell (abalone), treasured by Maori for centuries. New Zealand potters are recognised as among the…

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