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To celebrate 180 years since the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei in conjunction with Auckland Council will commemorate the occasion with a free, fun and informative day out at Ōkahu Bay, Ōrākei.
This free community and family-friendly event will feature fantastic NZ musicians live on the main stage and complemented by a range of onsite delicious food stalls, arts and crafts stalls and interactive games activities and exhibitions for kids and the whole whānau.
Bring a picnic blanket along and set yourself up in front of the stage, and enjoy a quintessential Aotearoa summer's day