Remembering the 150th anniversary of the Battle of O-Rakau (+links)
On April 1st there will be a dawn ceremony and memorial service at Orakau to commemorate 150 years since the battle of Orakau / Rewi Maniapoto’s last stand. This from the website “For 150 years the old battle site stood as a sentinel waiting to be acknowledged and for its legacy so ...Continue Reading...
Parihaka leg-irons withdrawn after public outcry
TangataWhenua.com has just got word from Hayward’s Auction House owners, Kevin Hayward & Judith Ferguson that the Parihaka leg-irons which were going to be auctioned have been withdrawn. Public outcry began to inform and connect with whanau, hapu an iwi via social networks yesterday ...Continue Reading...
Kainga Tupu Maori Art Exhibition Opening, Melbourne, Friday 4th April, 7pm
Kia Ora tatou! Federation Square and Melbourne-based artist/curator Frances Pomare, bring together a collection of works from some of Aotearoa’s finest Contemporary Maori artists based throughout Melbourne and Aotearoa. The overall kaupapa of the show talks about how Maori have adapted to ...Continue Reading...
Treasure Rotorua campaign aims for Koutu to be ‘as safe as houses’
Up to 500 Koutu households will be visited next week and offered free advice and resources for keeping safe as part of Treasure Rotorua’s Te Pou Kapua o Te Koutu – Safe as Houses project. Treasure Rotorua steering group partners collaborating on the project are Rotorua District Council, ...Continue Reading...
BIG BREAK: our search for the writer of New Zealand’s next great movie
New Zealand has made some truly great films, and we want to make more. If you’re a writer with an idea for the next great New Zealand movie, here’s an opportunity to get your film made. LIBERT!NE P!CTURES is looking to make extraordinary films that excite audiences at home and around the world. ...Continue Reading...
New York Business Conference gets on the Kaupapa
A distinctively Maori approach to business & operations management will be showcased at a high-powered international conference in New York on Monday. Te Wananga o Raukawa Pou Whakahaere, Oriwia Raureti will attend the 20th Annual International Deming Research Seminar to present her paper ...Continue Reading...
If you want to stop smoking, come and take the WERO Challenge!
WERO is a 3 month team stop smoking contest. WERO is about teams of people quitting together rather than individuals trying to go it alone. WERO is designed to be fun – WERO also gives communities a chance to raise some money for a good cause. Our communities are always fund-raising for ...Continue Reading...
Te Pou Kapua o Te Koutu Whanau Day, Sunday 9th March, 11am @ Karenga Park, Rotorua
Te Pou Kapua o Te Koutu Whanau Day, Sunday 9th March, 11am @ Karenga Park. All Welcome! Nau Mai Haere Mai. Come and join us for a fun, interactive and informative event, free sausage sizzle, Koutu’s got talent and scooter comp. Prizes to be won, and for Koutu residents the chance to ...Continue Reading...
- Remembering the 150th anniversary of the Battle of O-Rakau (+links)
- Parihaka leg-irons withdrawn after public outcry
- Kainga Tupu Maori Art Exhibition Opening, Melbourne, Friday 4th April, 7pm
- Treasure Rotorua campaign aims for Koutu to be ‘as safe as houses’
- Romiromi Health Clinic this March at Kuirau Marae, Rotorua
- BIG BREAK: our search for the writer of New Zealand’s next great movie