A three part adventure created and written by Anna Marbrook, Hoturoa Barclay-Kerr & Kasia Pol

We are a nation of voyagers. Our ancestors crossed oceans to find this place we call home. In A Waka Odyssey, we rediscover our voyaging past, our place in the Pacific today and a way to a better future. 

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Our Stories

"Waka carry stories, art, science, knowledge, whakapapa and performance" (Hoturoa Barclay-Kerr). Read on...

The 2018 New Zealand Festival’s spectacular celebration A Waka Odyssey has been years in the making. And it all stems from the dedication and vision of its three co-creators, Hoturoa Barclay-Kerr, Anna Marbrook and Kasia Pol.