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Silver Linings: Aotearoa innovation during Covid

Courageous stories of Kiwi business adapting, reinventing and innovating in the face of uncertainty.

Date & Time

Closes 31 October 2021


The 2020 Covid-19 pandemic presented a challenge to our generation like nothing we had been up against before.

Based on six uplifting stories from the book Silver Linings: Kiwi Success Stories in the Time of Covid by David Downs and Joe Davis, this inspirational exhibit invites you to look at this shared experience from a different perspective.

A year on and another lockdown later, Silver Linings offers the opportunity to reflect on the challenges we all have faced and overcome in this uncertain and new Aotearoa.

Discover the light in the dark through the stories of courageous Kiwis that have adapted, innovated, reinvented their business, and stepped up to help their communities.

Silver Linings: Aotearoa Innovation during COVID closes on 31 October 2021.

General MOTAT admissions apply


Wheelchair accessible

Location: Building 5 at M1, Great North Road.

Mobility parking is available on site at M1. Please arrange in advance, see our Accessibility information.


Please note our M2 car park is currently closed for maintenance. Find out more here