— Tamati Patuwai, Theatreview

Engaging and thought-provoking
— Frances Morton, Metro Arts

Accomplished… an essentially fulfilling theatrical experience
— Nik Smythe, Theatreview

Succeed[s]… and breathes new life into [our ANZAC Day commemorations]
— Paul Simei-Barton, New Zealand Herald


Welcome to the home of Goodbye My Feleni, a play by D F Mamea about four Pasifika soldiers serving in the 28th (Maori) Battalion during World War II.

It has been mounted every year since 2012, including a sell-out season in 2013, opening for the Going West Books and Writers Festival in 2014, and being part of the 2015 ANZAC Commemorations in Samoa.

Production updates and upcoming season details can be found on Facebook and Twitter.

For further information contact David Mamea on or +64 21 668 346.

Winner of —
New Zealand Writers Guild 2013 SWANZ Award for Best Play
Playmarket 2013 Adam Award for Best Pasifika Play