Arataki: to lead, to point out, to guide. Experience guided walking trails using our mobile app and proximity technology to receive cultural information about sites of significance around the Mauao (the Mount) base walking track. How does it work? Connect using tech: Using our proximity networks and custom mobile app, you’ll unlock cultural info when within range of our sites. Basically, you’ll need to use our app on location to connect with our content. Guides: We have heaps of Virtual Guides to choose from in-app. Each Guide represents a selection of our sites. So all you need to do is select a Guide that you like, view the map to get your bearings, and then start your journey! Why choose Arataki? Discover, experience, learn: Learn about the many culturally significant sites located around Aotearoa New Zealand. Maori place names, landmarks, stories, proverbs, history, songs and more. We serve up our content in multiple formats including audio, video, images and text. Cultural Information: Receive cultural information that is accurate, credible, and has mana (integrity). In your own time, at your own pace: Our tech allows you the flexibility to experience our cultural walking trails in your own time, at your own pace. Start on a Monday, finish on a Friday! Its up to you. Health benefits: Get outdoors to enjoy our cultural walking trails. Walk, run, climb, scale, explore. The health and fitness benefits are obvious! Download and enjoy! You’ll need our app to enjoy the content we have available at each of our cultural walking trails. So go ahead, download and enjoy today!
Arataki Cultural Walking Trails