Explore more: Resources, activities, AR app

Supporting resources and activities

Discover a wide range of resources, activities, and video stories developed for Tuia Mātauranga to support teaching and learning about Aotearoa New Zealand's histories and shared future.

Explore resources and activities

Colour illustration of a kuaka (bar-tailed godwit) flying next to a series of koru.

Use the Tuia Mātauranga AR app

Download the app

Download the Tuia Mātauranga AR (augmented reality) app to bring your journey through Aotearoa New Zealand's histories to life wherever you are. The app is free and works for iPhone 6s and Android 7, and newer models.

The Tuia Mātauranga app is best experienced on a tablet or larger phone.

Download for iPhone
Download for Android

How to use the app

Use these triggers to bring some of the content to life with the Tuia Mātauranga app:

  1. Open the Tuia Mātauranga app on your device.
  2. Hold your device so one of the images in the circles below is clearly visible. This will trigger the augmented reality for that image.
  3. Follow the on-screen instructions to interact with the augmented reality.
  4. To trigger another experience, hold your device on a different image.

Explore items from Māori settlement and society.

Colour collage showing photographs and illustrations of Māori tools and other items contained inside a circle.

Explore items from Lieutenant Cook's voyage.

Colour collage of photographs and illustrations showing items used or collected on the Endeavour voyage to Aotearoa NZ.

Attempt a quiz on Te Tiriti o Waitangi.

Colour timeline showing a series of koru that represent an event relating to Te Tiriti o Waitangi (The Treaty of Waitangi).

Experience a snapshot of NZ's histories.

Colour illustrated map of Aotearoa New Zealand.