Written and illustrated by Robyn Kahukiwa. Te Ko te huri ki te reo Maori na Keri Kaa

  • DURATION OF FESTIVAL 8 - 17 October  

A little boy has made friends with the taniwha in his river, but no-one believes him. The taniwha takes him on a journey through time and myth.

Take a stroll with him and discover the classic story ‘Taniwha’ alongside Taruheru river.

The StoryWalk® Project was created by Anne Ferguson of Montpelier, VT and developed in collaboration with the Kellogg-Hubbard Library.  Storywalk® is a registered service mark owned by Ms. Ferguson.


Collect a Taniwha Activity Bag inspired by Taniwha - Hīkoi Kōrero :: StoryWalk®

Available from Monday 4 October at the children’s desk.

Upload Photos of your crafting and Taniwha adventures here 

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