Essence of Tairāwhiti

Essence is more than a food festival. It’s about who we are and where we’re from, our essence of life. Local chefs, hunters, gatherers and producers sharing experiences of food gathering, whānau, community and culture. Email:

Ph: 021 230 4662

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25feb2:00 pm10:00 pmRescheduledEssence of Tairāwhiti - Our People, Our Flavours, Our Place