Film Screening of Maori Boy Genius in HB
Tena koutou e nga whanau e nga hapu o Ngati Kahungunu. Takitimu waka whakawhiti atu ki Te Tairawhiti, To all our friends, family, associates, support people of our community in Hawke’s Bay; our family wishes to inform you that our film Maori Boy Genius directed by Auckland film maker ...Continue Reading...
Manaakitia a tatou Tamaariki Children’s Commissioner, Young People’s Reference Group.
We invite you to distribute the following information and application form to taiohi aged between 12 and 16 years or students in year nine to eleven that you are connected to, to apply to join the Children’s Commissioner’s Young People’s Reference Group. E nga mana, e nga reo, e nga parikaranga ...Continue Reading...
Registrations open for council’s ‘Driver Directions’ course
Rotorua District Council (RDC) is taking registrations for its October Driver Directions course for young drivers wanting to get valuable driving skills and practice on a safe off-road environment. The free course is on Tuesday 9 October at Taupo Motorsport Park. Driver Directions involves ...Continue Reading...
The Police Detention Legal Assistance (PDLA) service
Kia ora I am circulating information about this scheme for distribution because many people, especially rangatahi, are not aware that they are entitled to speak with a lawyer under this scheme, even if they are only being questioned and have not yet been charged with an offence. Help when ...Continue Reading...
Finding the next Maori Einstein
Kia ora whanau Whangaia te manu o te ngahere ki te miro, nana te ngahere. Whangaia te tamaiti ki te matauranga, nona te Ao! Feed the bird of the forest the miro berry and he will own the forest. Feed the child knowledge and he will own the world. We had a great day today [...]Continue Reading...
Takataapui artist launches debut song
A young takataapui from Wellington will release his debut pop single this weekend which he hopes will shine the spotlight on marriage equality. Jevan Goulter, 23, has recorded a pop track called ‘Loud’ which he reckons “people will kanikani to when they’re looking for a bit of hiringa”. “It’s a ...Continue Reading...
Invitation to Rainbow Fairy Springs and Ice Age 3 this Friday!
The weather is meant to be fine on Friday for Ice Age 3!! And, in even better Breaking News, if it’s wet, we can move into Wairere Café. So, rain, hail or shine, we’ll be watching Ice Age 3! We’ll still be in the auditorium unless it’s raining so wrap up extra, extra warm; [...]Continue Reading...
World of Difference programme now open
The Vodafone NZ Foundation is looking for passionate people who want to pursue an amazing life experience whilst changing the lives of young Kiwis. The World of Difference programme develops leaders and provides financial and professional support, enabling recipients to pursue a youth-focused ...Continue Reading...
Koutu Youth/Rangatahi Meeting – Please share with your networks
Kia Ora, there will be a Youth/Rangatahi meeting at Waikite Sports Club on Bellvue Rd, Koutu on Wednesday the 30th May from 5:30pm. This is an opportunity for youth/rangatahi to input and discuss plans, equipment and provide concepts for the Youth Space planned for Karenga Park. Community ...Continue Reading...
Finalists in the first Ahuwhenua Young Maori Trainee/Cadet of the Year Award announced
Three young Maori farmers have been named as finalists in the inaugural Ahuwhenua Young Maori Trainee/Cadet of the Year award. They are: Mark Coughlan (Tuhoe/Ngai Tai) Farm Assistant, Wairarapa Moana Farms Dairy 2, Mangakino, Waikato Tyson Kelly (Tuhoe/Whakatohea) Farm Hand, Corboy Farms, Te ...Continue Reading...
- Opening of the Ki-o-Rahi Akotanga Iho Field, Waitangi – Tariana Turia
- Maori Party applauds release of child poverty and hardship measures
- Free Rotorua inner city parking receiving a positive response
- Teke Talk brings wahine voices, spoken word and poetry to Rotorua
- Maori in ICT continue to grow
- Chris McKenzie to run for Te Tai Hauauru