Tag Archives: Cannabis Museum NZ

inappropriate insignia ?

I read that the curator of the Cannabis Museum o Aotearoa, was detained at customs returning from Australia.. wearing his museum insignia (T-shirt) with a stylised cannabis leaf on it. The following news comes from a press release: ‘With his … Continue reading

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Abe at Whakamana NZ

There has been some recent rumblings.. even here in Aotearoa/NZ, around cannabis reform.. a ‘Leading Light’ has been a local Activist; known as ‘Abe from Whakamana’ (the Cannabis Museum) it was located, at a house in suburban Dunedin, but has … Continue reading

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here today, gone yesterday

I read that the ‘relocated’ Whakamana cannabis museum/Hightide cafe.. has had property problems & was closed just weeks after opening.. I understand that the ‘landlord’ was in the process of purchasing the shopfront/adjoining rooms, when he gave the curator & … Continue reading

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Cannabis cafe now open

Several years ago, a group of Cannabis activists opened ‘Whakamana’ the cannabis museum in Caversham, Dunedin NZ. Their kaupapa (theme) was around educating folks on cannabis, rather than just perpetrating the common myths & lies, that are still pushed by … Continue reading

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Whakamana moving

I read in a press release that ‘Whakamana’ the Cannabis Museum of Aotearoa/NZ is relocating, to a central city location (in Dunedin), I read the following details: ‘Whakamana, which has been based out of a villa in the suburb of … Continue reading

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Classic misinformation

As a follow-up to my post about ‘meet the pubic day’.. I thought I’d highlight a few examples of ‘classic misinformation‘ from my conversations with the public : 1) an elderly gent (60+ ?) told me he was ‘totally against … Continue reading

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Meet the public day

I helped with a market/info. stall today, at the local street festival. The stall was run by; ‘Whakamana’ the Cannabis Museum of Aotearoa/NZ (in Dunedin). The focus, besides selling t-shirts, badges & other merchandise, to raise required funds, was to … Continue reading

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