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...
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...
Neighbours Day Aotearoa, Atawhaingia te Pa Harakeke 29 – 30 March 2014
Neighbours Day Aotearoa (NDA) is about turning strangers into neighbours and streets into neighbourhoods / Atawhaingia te Pa harakeke. It’s about thousands of kiwis taking the time to engage in small and local acts of neighbourliness to make New Zealand neighbourhoods safe, fun and friendly ...Continue Reading...
Maori to rally for te reo Maori Monday morning at Porirua
Monday 10 Feb 2014 at 9am Cobham Court, Porirua (under the canopies) Then hikoi to TWoA, Heriot Drive, for the Maori language strategy consultation hui at 10 am. Otaki: We will meet at Waikanae Station in time to catch the 8am train and/or drive to Porirua. Purpose To raise awareness of te reo ...Continue Reading...
Reo strategy out for consultation
Waatea News – People have only a few weeks to make their views known on Maori Affairs Minister Pita Sharples’ radical plan for restructuring the Maori language sector. Dr Sharples wants to get the changes in place before he retires at the next election, so he is giving people until ...Continue Reading...
Invitation: Te Ra o Te Oro
E te whanau whanui, kei te powhiri atu kia a koutou ki te whakanui ake te tupuna ko Te Oro Kairakau. He toa he rangatira kia mau nga whenua o Poutama. You are invited by the descendants to celebrate the life of Te Oro, a rangatira o Poutama. 15th Feb 2014. Also to celebrate the lives of nga ...Continue Reading...
Victoria Maori Wardens – Aroha ki te Tangata
Kia Ora whanau, your Victoria Maori Wardens are heading to Sydney today. We will help whanau in NSW to establish the Maori Wardens for NSW with the help from our parent organisation QLDMWAI. We will update whanau of our trip and the outcome over this weekend. Aroha Ki te Tangata Share Post ...Continue Reading...
Te Arawa Games at Whakaue Marae, Maketu, Sat 22 Feb
Kia ora whanau Te Arawa Games – Whakaue Marae, Saturday 22 February 2014 – if you are Te Arawa and you want to be a part of it, check out Te Papa Takaro o Te Arawa FB, email, etc. and get the info you need Find out who your iwi/hapu delegate is and get more [...]Continue Reading...
Celebrate Waitangi Day in Palmerston North at Te Manawa
Nau Mai! Haere Mai! Experience Waitangi Day like you’ve never experienced it before. Te Manawa is hosting celebrations for Waitangi Day here in Palmerston North. Last year around 9000 took part in what was an inclusive and entertaining celebration of the Signing of the Treaty of Waitangi. The ...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