Waitangi Day

Artwork New Zealand (Aotearoa) marks the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi on February 6, 1840. The day was first officially commemorated in 1934 and it has been a public holiday since 1974. 2021 In his opening address, Ngāti Hine leader Pita Tipene encouraged people to think about the country’s long history since the Treaty … Continue reading Waitangi Day