Category Archives: Community notice

What’s on in Ōtautahi for Matariki

Don’t miss some of the great local events being held for Matariki over late June – July 2018.

Te Whare Roimata and Linwood Community Arts Centre present: Te Whare Maire O Nga Punawerewere: Festival of Māori Art & Culture
18 June – 6 July 2018

Rehua Marae Matariki Whānau Day
Saturday 30 June, 11.00am-3.00 pm

Matariki Market Day: Haeata Community Campus
240 Breezes Road, Thursday 5 July.

Matariki night maket: Christchurch Arts Centre
6-7 July, 4.00-10.00 pm

Matariki Night Walk: Styx River
Saturday 14 July 2018, 6.30-8.00 pm

Matariki Dawn Planting: Rongōa Garden
Styx, 15 July 2018

And for lots of other great whānau events, see the Christchurch City Libraries site here>

Name change for Creative Commons Aotearoa NZ

Creative Commons Aotearoa New Zealand is now officially known by a new name – Tohatoha – the Māori word for ‘share’.

Tohatoha advocates for open access and open licensing across a range of sectors in New Zealand – including education, government, science, arts and entertainment.

It is part of the Creative Commons Global Network, which helps people share their copyright works for reuse by others through Creative Commons licenses.

These licenses allow individuals, institutions, and public agencies to choose the kinds of permissions they grant over their work.

Click here for more information about Tohatoha.

Women of Influence Awards

At UC we have many women who are making a difference and changing the world.

The Women of Influence programme recognises and celebrates women from all walks of life who make a positive difference in the lives of their fellow New Zealanders.

Nominations close on 7 June, 2018.

Find out more>