Ngā Pakingarara is the Māori dub of The Backyardigans.
The dub premiered in Q4 2006 with the episode "Pirate Treasure".
The first season has been dubbed in Māori.
Episodes had been broadcast in New Zealand on Māori Television from 2006 to 2010.
Māori Television's Te Poaka only aired the first season, in PAL. Episodes on Te Poaka were aired in fullscreen format. The series was cut from the channel's lineup in 2009.
No merchandise whatsoever was distributed for the Māori series. However, merchandise was sold during the period of time in which the original series was shown on Television New Zealand.