Dance Revival at Tamatekapua – St Faith’s Fundraiser
Te Arawa whanau in Rotorua will be taking a stroll down memory lane as they make their way down to Ohinemutu’s Tamatekapua in late October. From what we know, there hasn’t been a dance at Tamatekapua since the 1960s so whanau who attend will be in for a real treat. The “Tama ...Continue Reading...
Te Arawa Ki o Rahi callenge now open
Ka rere kaupare atu nei te mihi uruhau, ki nga maunga whakahi, ki nga wai whakariporipo, ki nga pa taunaha, ki nga hapori o Te Arawa…Tihei mauri ora! Registrations for the 2012 Te Arawa Ki o Rahi Challenge are now OPEN!!! Date: Monday Nights, 7th February – 19 March 2012 (Starts on ...Continue Reading...
Pukaki to be carried to museum by Te Arawa
This SATURDAY 13th AUGUST our taonga will be brought on to Tamatekapua for a few hours before being taken to the Rotorua Museum. Powhiri will take place at 7.30a.m. Breakfast 8.30a.m 10.30a.m Pukaki will be carried to the museum by all of our young (& not so young) strong Te Arawa men. ...Continue Reading...
Ngati Whakaue to hold pohiri for Pukaki at Tamatekapua
Ko te whao a Pukaki i waiho ki a Te Taupua Ka rawe ka rawe ka wehi e Saturday August 13 2011 will see Ngati Whakaue, Te Arawa waka gathered at Tamatekapua to see our tupuna Pukaki welcomed home onto our paramount marae. At 7:30am Pukaki will arrive back in Ohinemutu to be carried on [...]Continue Reading...
Te Pua Wananga o Te Arawa taking registrations
Tena tatou. Greetings everyone. This panui is advise that Te Pua Wananga o Te Arawa will be holding our regular three wananga shortly and that registrations are now being taken. We committed to six a year so this is to present the second series of three. I have to say that I am not sure [...]Continue Reading...
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