About us

We’re a team of enthusiastic, creative individuals committed to delivering high quality, engaging education programmes and events. During school term time we offer students of all ages a unique educational experience to reflect on one of the most culturally diverse cities in New Zealand – Porirua. Our teacher-trained education staff have created positive, relevant and fun education programmes for your class, based on your curriculum requirements.

We offer:

  • Primary, secondary and tertiary programmes
  • Specialist education staff
  • Contemporary art and social history exhibitions
  • Local heritage programmes
  • Gallery tours

Linda and Julie from Pataka's Education team

Booking a school visit

Start the booking process by letting us know when you'd like to come and the topics you're interested in. We'll need to confirm your preferred dates, times and programmes are available. Please contact Pātaka Education to discuss your requirements and to secure a booking. 

We'd love to hear from you!

How was your visit? Your feedback is critical to maintaining our engaging and high quality education programmes. Let us know by filling out this quick feedback form:  Pātaka Education Visit Evaluation

Contact us

If you have any questions to do with our programmes or you just want to know what our favourite colours are:

Phone (04) 237 3551

Email: patakaeducation@poriruacity.govt.nz

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PatakaEducation/

School visit programmes

Teacher resources

Kids classes