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National Secondary Schools Kapa Haka

Central Energy Trust Arena

VenueCentral Energy Trust Arena
DateJuly 3 - 6

He Pouwhenua, He Puapua - National Secondary Schools Kapa Haka Competition 2018!

Attracting audiences of over 4,000 throughout the day, and many more via live-stream broadcast. this biennial event exemplifies excellence in Maori performing arts, Maori language and customs.

Boasting 41 teams representing Secondary Schools from all corners of New Zealand, the competition is a four-day event, beginning with 3 pools and concluding with the top three in each pool going to a final nine performance on 6 July, 2018.

Each group’s performance (approx 25 mins) is the product of months of hard work and commitment; practices consisting of perfecting sound and movement to bring together an inspiring experience!

An event not to be missed for the entire family – come and be enthralled by the youth of Aotearoa.


Head to the Official Website for all up-to-date information!

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