WORLD’S BEST KAPA HAKA ON DISPLAY
Kapa haka royalty will hit the stage at The Cloud next Saturday to celebrate Matariki. Te Taumata Kapa Haka will feature five of New Zealand’s top nine teams from Te Matatini 2017 - including the winner and runner-up. This year’s winner, Te Kapa Haka o Whangara-Mai-Tawhiti, have long been associated with Maori performing arts, with group leader Derek Lardelli the man behind Kapa o Pango, a haka written specifically for the All Blacks. The showcase is a free family event and will take place from 12pm on July 1 on the Auckland waterfront at the The Cloud.