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Diary 1Diary 1 - Monday 10 June: Join Shelley and the ambassadors as they travel from Dunedin to Wellington to begin the Matariki and Navigation field trip.



Diary 2Diary 2 - Tuesday 11 June: Explore the planeterium at Space Place and see Matariki. Find out how Polynesians navigated their way to Aotearoa and help paddle a waka with guidance from Te Wharewaka o Pōneke.



Diary 3Diary 3 - Wednesday 12 June: Explore the Marlborough Sounds onboard the Tutanekai launch. Visit Meretoto, Ship Cove and find out about how Captain Cook navigated during his voyages to Aotearoa.



Diary 4Diary 4 - Thursday 13 June: Drive to Nelson to try the maritime navigation simulator at Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology. Then put your skills to the test on a real vessel out in Tasman Bay. Visit Nelson Provincial Museum and find out about Abel Tasman's voyage to Aotearoa.


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