Matariki Dawn

Saturday 19 June 2021
06:00 AM - 08:00 AM
Welcome in the new year with a special viewing at 6am as Matariki rises. Together with our friends at Kiwi North we open the planetarium (perfect viewing no matter what the weather's doing), telescopes if possible then we have local iwi welcome in the New Year on the viewing mound behind the Museum.

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.

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