Story: Ethnic inequalities

Polyfest

Since 1976 Polyfest has provided Aucklanders with a unique expression of Pacific Island culture, and has become the largest Polynesian festival in the world. Schools from the Auckland region perform on five stages – Māori, Cook Islands, Niuean, Samoan and Tongan – in March each year. This clip shows the competition among Samoan performers in the 2010 event.

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David Pearson, 'Ethnic inequalities - Signs of change', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/video/29615/polyfest (accessed 6 December 2021)

Story by David Pearson, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 21 May 2018