Lateisha Afu. Photo: Zan Wimberley.

Powerhouse Late: Pacific Runway

Duration: 5–9pm

Powerhouse Late: Pacific Runway is a celebration of Pacific Island creatives including workshops, food tasting, talanoa (talk) sessions, hair and beauty demonstrations, authors, live music and Pacific Runway’s famous fashion show.


5–9 pm Welcome and Indigenous Ceremony



5–9 pm First Fashion shows by Pacific Runway

Mannequin fashion display by Pacific Runway

Market stalls curated by Pacific Runway



5.30 pm A panel of creatives hosted by fashion photographer, writer, model and publicist Dusk Devi
6.15 pm A panel of Pasifika tattooists
6.50 pm A panel of female authors hosted by Brown and Bookish founder Janina Ruta



5.30 pm Cook Island drummers perform live
5.30 pm Fijian graphic artist Duane Leewa illustrates live
7.15 pm Dancer and choreographer Sela Vai performs live
8.30 pm Musician Olivia KOLO performs live



5.30 pm Māori arts workshop by Korowai classes for beginners
7 pm Hair-styling demonstration by stylist Dan Tafeuni



5–8 pm DJ Black President

Capital Zee



5–9 pm Ten years of Pacific Runway images

Pasifika short films

Pacific Runway photo booth

360 video booth




5–9 pm Bar by Grifter

ESTEL NZ Water station


FREE event as part of Powerhouse Late. No bookings required. 

Read about the COVID Safe measures we’ve put in place to keep everyone safe when visiting the museum here. 

Find accessibility information here or contact Bookings for access support on +61 (02) 9217 0222 or via email 


Individuals: Free entry, no bookings required.

Schools and Groups: please follow this link to arrange your visit or submit a booking form. If you need further information please contact our bookings team on (02) 9217 0222.

Find more information here about the measures we’ve put in place to keep everyone safe.


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