Discover NZ - Te Reo Māori version





Discover NZ Mōkihi Haere

A Māori Educational Quiz Game

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

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

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

Discover NZMōkihi Haere has been professionally translated and then proofread by another professional translator. It was designed as a Te Reo resource for schools, families and 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

  1. 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)
  2. E pātata ana a Hiruhārama ki tēhea awa o Aotearoa?
    A. a – Waipa, b – Waikato, [C- Whanganui], d – Wairoa
  3. 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 Firsts, Quotes, General Knowledge


The purpose of Discover NZ – Mōkihi Haere is to provide an opportunity for adults and children to practice and develop Te Reo Māori while having fun and learning about New Zealand.