WMA Dhwani 2022
Venue : 2A Udy Street, Petone, Lower Hutt 5012
The yearly Family Fest is one of the most popular events among our people which is mainly focused to showcase the talents of our children and adults. There are online and on-stage competitions conducted with huge participation. Winners receive prices and given an opportunity to perform during the most awaited festival every year – Onam.
Manga Wellington Ponnonam 2022
Venue : Indian Association Hall, Kilbirnie
Onam is the national festival of Kerala symbolizing equality, prosperity and the triumph of good. Since 2009, WMA celebrates Onam in Wellington making it the 2nd largest ethnic event in Lower Island. The Onam sadya (feast) is another indispensable part of Thiruvonam mega event. The Onasadya reflects the spirit of the season and is traditionally made with seasonal vegetables. The feast is served on banana leaves and consists of many courses, include over a dozen dishes including payasam(Kheer or firni) which is a sweet pudding. Also we will have cultural dances and other cultural programs and the event concludes with tug of war game.
One family ticket is for a couple and two children between 5 and 18 years old. Entry is free for under 5 years old.