How did the ancestors understanding of Matariki match with our 2019 scientific view of the heavens?
Our planetarium allows us to show you Matariki's annual passage in a perfect sky, when the best time to view and celebrate are, and even the arrival of Captain Cook!
Perfect viewing guaranteed, every Saturday.
Venue: Planetarium North
SH 14, 500 Maunu Road, Whangarei
Make A Booking
Bookings are required to reserve your seats. While payment is not required at this time, if your plans change we request that you cancel your booking to allow others access to your seats.
We do not have EFTPOS facilities at this time, cash or online payments accepted.
The Planetarium tour is indoors and runs in all weather conditions.
A bonus telescope viewing is done either before or after the main tour if conditions permit.