Culture North's Treaty of Waitangi Night Show is an evening production on the Waitangi Treaty Grounds in the Bay of Islands. Combining Maori and European culture, live drama, sound and lights. This evening show covers the story of Kupe the first Maori chief...> read more
... to discover New Zealand through to present day.
You will enjoy history unfolding with the meeting of two cultures and the signing of New Zealand's founding document. The story begins as Maori warriors materialize from the shadows to challenge the visitors.
Then the 1000 year old story is told through the eyes of a grandparent speaking with a grandchild. Impressive lighting and sound effects accompany the tale adding a mysterious air to the evening performance. Stunning drama and vibrant Maori culture bring the story alive as
visions of the past.
Shows: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Saturday, October to April, Other days by arrangement
- 7.30 complimentary Pick up
- The Night Show
- Maori Culture and live drama
- Mixing of cast and public
- 9.30 Return to accommodation
- Duration 2 hours
Waitangi Treaty Grounds Inside the carved house
$60pp (including transport)
DINNER & SHOW - Enjoy a 2 course dinner at the stylish Sugar Boat Restaurant before being transported to the Treaty Grounds for the Night Show.$90 pp Available Dec - March
Culture North has provided Maori cultural experiences in the Bay of Islands since 1995 and has twice achieved Finalist Status in the NZ Tourism Awards.
The experiences are real, living, authentic Maori culture unique to Northland 'the birthplace of our nation'.
Our Flagship is the Culture North Night Show and we are proud to share Maori culture with Tours and experiences that can be catered to your needs.