A chance for kids of all ages to participate in festivities. Jazz up your bike with colourful lights and dress to impress for a gentle ride along the colourfully lit beach path. Parents and caregivers join your little one in a bike ride they’ll never forget. Start at the tennis court at 6pm (gather from […]
MATARIKI Lighting the beacons festival
July 2 - 25
a month-long arts festival for the whole whānau celebrating Matariki in Kāpiti.
Within our Ōtaki Beach Closing event we will have a space for remembering loved ones who have passed. This is a really significant part of Matariki, the rising of the star cluster symbolises the gathering of spirits passed the year before as they begin their final journey north to Reinga. Bring along flowers or a […]
Join us in a free event to help give a bit of love to our beautiful beaches around Kāpiti. We’ll be meeting at Raumati Beach for a couple of hours collecting any rubbish along the beach and the Parade. This event is part of Matariki Lighting The Beacons Festival – a month-long arts festival stretching […]