Join the Museum next Tuesday for a Puanga-themed

Join the Museum next Tuesday for

Join the Museum next Tuesday for a Puanga-themed installment of the Museum Lecture Series. Āwhina Twomey, our Kaitiaki Taonga Māori and Kaiwhakaako Māori, will speak on the traditional Aotearoa New Year and how it is celebrated in Whanganui. Learn about what this celebration means to Māori and some of the customary activities of the New Year. Āwhina will illuminate this topic, answer your questions and share ideas on how you can celebrate Puanga today within your own whānau and hāpori

“I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it...

15. 12. 2017

“I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.” ― Charles Dickens

Whanganui District Council

14. 12. 2017

'Tis the season to be reading. Elfie recently joined the team at the Whanganui District Library for story time. #whanganui #reading #library #christmas #storytime

Elfie and Becky and all the little visitors to Storytime...

12. 12. 2017

Elfie and Becky and all the little visitors to Storytime Xmas Party

Merry Christmas from the Whanganui District Library. We had...

12. 12. 2017

Merry Christmas from the Whanganui District Library. We had a lovely morning with Elfie. Looking forward to seeing you all during the Holiday Season.

Whanganui District Council

12. 12. 2017

Vibe Music Festival was a huge hit! Well done to the Youth Committee who did an amazing job organising this event. All proceeds went to Youthline to support youth development. #vibe #whanganui #youth #music #festival #youthline

Whanganui District Council

11. 12. 2017

The lighting of fires in the open air within the Whanganui District is restricted from midnight on Saturday, 9 January 2016, unless a permit is obtained from the Whanganui Fire Service.