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  • 22 April 2019, 10:00AM - Palmerston North

    Dino Dig

    The Dino dig is an outdoor garden with sandpits and tools in which kids can hunt for and unearth fossils and learn about them in the process. It's an unsupervised activity that encourages free play. Open daily but weather dependent. Nau mai, haere mai! – Open daily from 10am to 5pm. Genera...

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  • 22 April 2019, 10:00AM - Palmerston North

    Excellence 2019

    "Excellence" showcases a selection of local Year 13 student art folios that have achieved NCEA with flying colours. It's an annual exhibition organised by the Manawatu Art Teachers Association (MATA) and supported by Te Manawa.

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  • 22 April 2019, 10:00AM - Palmerston North

    Farewell Zealandia: Forgotten Kiwi Songs of WW1

    The forgotten Kiwi songs of World War One tell the story of what it meant to be a New Zealander living through the turmoil and tragedy at the time. Commemorating campaigns and battles as well as life on the home front, Farewell Zealandia is a musical record of people’s hopes and fears, sense o...

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  • 22 April 2019, 10:00AM - Palmerston North

    Balls, Bullets & Boots

    Balls, Bullets & Boots takes you from rugby field to battlefield and back, exploring the impact the hostilities had on New Zealand’s signature sport and its sportspeople. Rugby players during the Great War were athletes turned soldiers, making noble sacrifices for their country as they traded the...

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  • 22 April 2019, 10:00AM - Palmerston North

    Art Gallery - G1

    "Along with composition and media, artists explore scale when realising their ideas." This selection of large artworks from the Te Manawa collection spans sculpture, ceramics, assemblage, photography, painting, stitched and drawn works. From the global vision of John Bevan Ford to the mournfu...

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  • 22 April 2019, 10:00AM - Palmerston North

    Art Gallery - G2

    "Te Manawa stores part of its collections on 24 floor-to-ceiling racks." The racks hold objects that range from wall-mounted sculptures and paintings to photographs, and even items from the social history collection. They’re not organised by artist, value or type – all that matters is the b...

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  • 22 April 2019, 10:00AM - Palmerston North

    Art Gallery - G3

    Gallery 3 - the heart of the Art Gallery building - has been re-imagined as a space to pause and reflect. The artworks within it reflect no particular theme, but complement the surrounding galleries. Pause here to enjoy a digital deep-dive into David Pearce's work "Untitled". It's a painting...

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  • 22 April 2019, 10:00AM - Palmerston North

    How Green Was My Trevally

    John Tarlton is a Californian-born New Zealand artist whose work shows his mastery of artistic techniques, his pervasive sense of humour, and his talent for storytelling. This exhibition is a survey of twenty years of Tarlton’s output, each piece imbued with a story that leads the viewer on a...

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  • 22 April 2019, 10:00AM - Palmerston North

    Te Awa

    Te Awa – The River, Heart of the Manawatū explores our river from different angles. The Manawatū river is the life-blood of our region. Learn more about its history, meet its inhabitants, explore how we use water and discover how our region was formed. This exhibition includes The Water Ro...

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  • 22 April 2019, 10:00AM - Palmerston North

    Manawatū Journeys

    Open daily, a journey through our shared history - the stories of the pioneers who shaped the land as we know it today. The Manawatū has always been a place that people have journeyed through; some stay for a long time, others only briefly. Quite often they leave behind an object that tells t...

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