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Arts & Crafts in Rotorua

Rākai Jade

In addition to purchasing off-the-shelf pounamu (greenstone, jade) pieces, you can work with Rākai's on-site team of local Māori carvers to design and carve your own pendant or jewellery. A day's notice for 'Carve Y…
Market in Rotorua

Rotorua Night Market

Tutanekai St is closed off on Thursday nights between Haupapa and Hinemoa Sts to allow this market to spread its wings. Expect local arts and crafts, souvenirs, cheesy buskers, coffee, wine and plenty of ethnically …
Art in Rotorua

Moko 101

Traditional tā moko (Māori tattooing) is offered here, albeit with modern tattooing equipment rather than stone chisels. Works from local Māori artists are also displayed for sale.
Arts & Crafts in Rotorua

Mountain Jade

Watch the carvers at work through the streetside window then call in to peruse the high-end handcrafted greenstone jewellery and other objects. There's a second store at 1189 Fenton St.