Discover NZ (Māori language version)

Discover NZ – Mōkihi Haere

A NEW Māori Educational Quiz Game

Discover NZ – Mōkihi Haere is a new educational card game designed & made in NZ to support Te Reo Māori.  Designed for adults & children from Primary age upwards, Discover NZ – Mōkihi Haere combines education with the fun & excitement of a game. 

Discover NZ is available for sale here

Discover NZ is a uniquely NZ game, with 100 cards & 400 questions – ALL about NZ.  These questions aren’t trivia, but are good general knowledge questions from a range of areas.  The questions are set at 4 different levels – so that anyone from Primary School age upwards can play.

Discover NZ has 100 beautiful photos of NZ – this makes it an attractive gift for NZers and visitors alike. This is a great game for travel & home, revealing some of the wonder of NZ.

Discover NZ – Mōkihi Haere has been professionally translated and then proofread by another professional translator. It was designed as a Te Reo resource for schools, families & communities. Discover NZ – Mōkihi Haere is available at discounted rates for sale as a fundraiser for your community (contact us for more details)

–      Totally in Te Reo Māori – professionally translated. Can be used alongside the English language version (to provide an accurate translation)
–      Designed & made for NZ
– Broad range of questions about relevant topics
–      Not Trivia – but good educational material
–      400 Questions & Answers on 100 cards in a convenient box
–      100 beautiful photos of NZ
–      Extra interesting information is included with the answers
–      4 different levels of challenge
–      Ages: 8 to 108
–      Players: 2+ (& can be played in teams, used as class quiz, tests etc)
–      Designed so adults & children can easily play together
–      Supports the NZ School Curriculum
–      Full instruction on how to play, plus suggestions for other methods of play

Examples of Questions / Answers

Q. E tika ana he karu tuatoru tō te tuatara?
A. Āe (Ka whānau te tuatara me te toru karu. Kāore e kitea te karu tuatoru i raro i te kiri mata o te tuatara, ā, ka tipuria e te unahi i te whā ki te ono marama)

Q. E pātata ana a Hiruhārama ki tēhea awa o Aotearoa?
A. a – Waipa, b – Waikato, [C- Whanganui], d – Wairoa

Q. Kei te takutai o tēhea roto a Queenstown?
A. Te Roto o Wakatipu

Topics covered include:
History ,  Geography ,  Sports ,  Birds,  Animals,  Fauna,  Politics,  Famous people,  Music ,  Māori,  Film,  Place Names,  Literature,  Climate,  Business,  Art,  Technology,  Disasters,  World First’s,  Quotes ,  Music,  General Knowledge

The purpose of Discover NZ – Mōkihi Haere is to provide an opportunity for adults & children to practice and develop Te Reo Maori while having fun & learning about NZ. We hope that our Discover NZ – Mōkihi Haere will help children develop an appreciation of NZ’s uniqueness, bringing out a sense of interest & pride in NZ.



At the start of 2012, Kings Trust partnered with Edugames to enable us to give away hundreds of free Discover NZ – Mōkihi Haere to Kura Kaupapa schools (see here for more information).

“Kia ora. This resource looks awesome and its great to find another resource done in Te Reo Maori which is sometimes a struggle for Kura Kaupapa” – Merlene Williams, Whanau Tahi School


Buy Discover NZ – Mōkihi Haere ($24.00 each incl. delivery)   

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