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The Kauri Museum - Settlers Day 2020 - Cancelled

Tuesday, 22 September 2020, 1:22 pm | Kauri Museum

Today The Kauri Museum announced that the 2020 Settlers Day event, scheduled for October 3rd, has been cancelled. Covid-19 presents challenges for holding indoor events where large numbers of people are expected to attend. We have therefore made ... More >>

The Kauri Museum To Reopen At Alert Level 2 On Thursday 14 May 2020.

Wednesday, 13 May 2020, 3:00 pm | Kauri Museum

The COVID 19 Lock down period has seen The Kauri Museum closed for 7 weeks, the longest closure in the 58 years since the Museum was first opened in 1962. As a self-funded charity we rely entirely on admissions revenue and sales in our retail store for ... More >>

Māori taonga to be returned to Kaipara from Auckland Museum

Tuesday, 1 October 2019, 10:47 am | Kauri Museum

A collection of Māori taonga, collected by Andrew Rintoul before 1913, will return from Auckland Museum to the Kaipara on 12 October to be housed at The Kauri Museum. More >>

Kauri disease fundraiser

Thursday, 21 June 2018, 1:24 pm | Kauri Museum

The Kauri Museum at Matakohe is raising funds to fight kauri dieback disease through the efforts of celebrated early New Zealand photographer: Tudor Washington Collins, with sales of a book earning a 'dieback donation'. More >>

Forgotten Films Come to Light

Sunday, 26 June 2011, 6:55 pm | Kauri Museum

Rare film footage that has lain forgotten in archives for generations has been compiled into a series of three video movies on the kauri industry and are now on permanent show at The Kauri Museum, at Matakohe in Northland. More >>

Sam Hunt To Read At Kauri Museum

Friday, 24 August 2007, 3:54 pm | Kauri Museum

New Zealand’s best known poet is to read from a series of poems which lay hidden for 40 years in a drawer at The Kauri Museum at Matakohe, in Northland. More >>