Throughout the Gathering, our Kaumātua (Elders, and Senior Citizens) will enjoy an program of sharing and networking with each other, with regular daily activities that will include aspects of care, support and initiatives of interest specifically catered for Kaumātua - Elders.
A designated space for Kaumātua and network to gather during the Gathering is available where there will be cultural performances and Māori artists displaying their craft, a light exercise class, storytelling - pūrākau, Māori traditional forms of massage - mirimiri and healing – rongoā.
The Kaumātua – Elders Program includes the following (daily) activities:
Disability transport around the venue to attend workshops and presentations will also be provided for Kaumātua. Assistance with accomodation and with special needs is available by contacting the Conference Organisers by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
By registering under the Kaumātua Registration rate on the online registration site you will automatically have access to the above Kaumātua - Elders activities at no additional cost.