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Hauora Week 2019

Date Monday 23 - Friday 27 September 2019
Where University of Waikato
Contact Candra Pullon
Contact email cpullon@waikato.ac.nz
Admission Cost Free

Join us for a week dedicated to supporting Mental Health Awareness and Global Climate Action. Hauora Week runs from 23–26 September and is jam-packed with workshops, seminars and events for staff, students and the wider community.

Explore your way to wellbeing: attend any event and while you’re there, enter the draw to win a food box subscription!

All week, there will be subsidised second hand bikes for sale at UniRec and from Tuesday, pop into the Student Centre to vote for your favourite photo with Eco Campus: this year’s theme is Sustainability in Action.


Monday 23rd September

Hamilton campus

12pm: Mental Health and Wellbeing Strategies with Courtney in M.1.42
1pm: Creative Spaces: Raranga with Tāwhanga at the Wellbeing Hub
2pm: Mara Kai Planting Ceremony wtih Tāwhanga at Student Health
4:30pm: Mindfulness - Hamilton, Wellbeing Hub

Tauranga campus

1pm: BBQ in the Ātea with WSU

Tuesday 24th September

Hamilton campus

11am: Food trucks and activities with Student Health, UniRec and WSU on the Village Green
1pm: Free Yoga at UniRec
2pm: Dog walking around campus lakes with Rescue dogs at WSU

Tauranga campus

12pm: Stress management workshop with BOP Counselling
12:30pm Pet therapy
1pm: Free Yoga
2pm: Land-based knowledge and sustainability wānanga with Tāwhanga

Wednesday 25th September

Hamilton Campus

12pm: Mara Kai campus garden working bee with Tāwhanga at Student Health
1pm: Climate action presentation, Extinction Rebellion in S.1.03
1pm: WSU candidate speeches at the Village Green
2pm: You Rock! Rock painting at the Wellbeing Hub
4pm: The meaning of life seminar with Dan Weijers at the Wellbeing Hub
6pm:Private screening of 2040 with Community for Change at Lido Cinema

Tauranga campus

10am: Rainbow Kite with Kat from WSU
1pm: Kaitahi
1pm:Singing for Soul in 2.08

Thursday 26th September

Hamilton campus

1pm: Free Yoga at UniRec
1pm: Beeswax wrap workshop with Eco Campus at the Wellbeing Hub
2pm: You Rock! Rock painting at the Wellbeing Hub
4pm:Hauora Night Market: Join WSU and Community for Change on The Green for a night of activities including hand-made and quality goods, sustainable items, homewares, clothing, jewellery, candles, soaps, cultural performances, food trucks and more!

Tauranga campus

1pm: Strategies to improve wellbeing with Jo Torlesse

Friday 27th September

Hamilton campus

11am: Mental health and resilience with Shane Way at the Wellbeing Hub
12pm: Mental health ad resilience with Shane Way at the Wellbeing Hub
12pm: Climate action sit-in with WSU and Community for Change on the Village Green
1pm: Strike4Climate* in the city at Garden Place

Tauranga campus

1pm:

Strike4Climate* in the city at Tauranga Waterfront

*this event will not count towards the prize draw