First held in Hamilton in the year 2000 and hosted by Te Kawe Ratu Te Manakuratahi has celebrated Primary School Kapa Haka for over 20 years. The next festival to be held in 2021 will be hosted by Te Tauihu o Te Waka a Maui!


Te Mana Kuratahi is being hosted by Te Tauihu o Te Waka a Maui in 2021. More information to come.


This year there were more rohe representation then ever before all contributing to the largest Kapahaka event in the world! 

2021 will see a whole new level of performer ready to LEVEL UP and take kapa haka to the WORLD!

Hotaka/ Performance Schedule


View the official performance schedule here

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