06 February 2009

Culture Spot: Waitangi Day (New Zealand’s National Holiday)

I just learned that today is a national holiday in New Zealand (also known as Middle Earth to some of us. LOL!).

learnenglish central magazine - food, image copyright by Chris Bailey

Here are a few links to learn more about New Zealand and this holiday!

This link has several interesting other links for you to access such as a game to learn about New Zealander English! British Council Learning English - New Zealand

Wikipedia - Waitangi Day

New Zealand History Online - Waitangi Day-Introduction

New Zealand Government's Ministry for Culture and Heritage - Waitangi Day

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