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It's time to play the music.

It's time to light the lights.

It’s time to say haere rā to four fabulous exhibitions!

Whetūrangitia/ Made as Stars
Wharenui Harikoa
Psychedelic: San Francisco Rock Posters of the 1960s
He pito mata, I’m energetic!

Drop into The Dowse for a free day of art and play for everyone. We are turning the galleries into a creative playground of hands-on fun. Discover Wharenui Harikoa under black lights, become immersed in the music behind Psychedelic: San Francisco Rock Posters of the 1960s, relax in the make-shift forest of He pito mata, I’m energetic and draw your way into the future in Whetūrangitia/ Made as Stars.

All ages.

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  • Free


  • Sat 18 Feb


  • 11:00 am — 1:00 pm


  • 45 Laings Road
  • Lower Hutt, New Zealand