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Waitangi Day 2019

On 6 February 1840, 43 rangatira (chiefs) congregated and placed their tohu (signature) to Te Tiriti o Waitangi.

Since its translation back into English, Te Tiriti o Waitangi has become a pivotal piece of history in defining our nation.

Join Auckland Libraries in acknowledging the rich history of Aotearoa and browse our resources to learn more about its significance.

Important informationAll libraries will be closed on Wednesday 6 February for Waitangi Day, with the exception of Botany Library.Botany Library will be open 9.30am - 5.30pmMobile Libraries will not operate Booklists Check out our book list on Waitangi Day and a further selection of Māori book lists.
Waitangi - Te Pitowhenua: Our nation's birthplaceKia ora ai te reo - kōrerotia: For the language to survive, it must be spokenHe mokopuna ako: Learning te reo for babiesClick here to see more Māori booklistsCarry on browsing dozens of librarian curated book list for summer reads, New Year's inspiration, and much more!
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