Waitangi Day 2015

Kia ora. We hope you enjoy Aotearoa's national day - Waitangi Day (Friday 6 February). All our libraries are closed, but the Digital Library is open and there is plenty of Waitangi-related material to explore.
Rapaki Marae citizenship ceremony

Rapaki Marae citizenship ceremony. Photo supplied by Christchurch City Council. Flickr: 2014-02-06-Citizenship6Feb2014PR-0111

Explore our pages:

Information for kids:

Snowden, James Robert, 1904-1982. Creator unknown : Photograph of Apirana Ngata taking the lead in a haka on Waitangi Day at the centennial celebrations at Waitangi, taken by Bert Snowden. Ref: 1/2-029794-F. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand.

Snowden, James Robert, 1904-1982. Creator unknown: Photograph of Apirana Ngata taking the lead in a haka on Waitangi Day at the centennial celebrations at Waitangi, taken by Bert Snowden. Ref: 1/2-029794-F. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. http://natlib.govt.nz/records/22311984

And have a look at DigitalNZ sets Te Tiriti of Waitangi and Treaty of Waitangi.

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