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Hōhonu performances and content from the Tainui Secondary School’s Kapa Haka Competitions 2017

Kia hiwa rā, kia hiwa rā! On Saturday, 6 May Te Kūiti High School hosted the Tainui Waka secondary schools kapa haka competition. Ngā Reo Irirangi o Tainui were fortunate to live-stream the event and share with those who were unable to make it. We watched ten teams compete for four spots, to represent our waka, on the national stage. We enjoyed a maturity of voices and killer performances. We watched and listened to the waiata, haka and whakaaro Māori right here in Te Nehenehenui. Visually and aurally, the standard was undoubtedly high but the depth of kupu and...

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The Governor-General, The Rt Hon Dame Patsy Reddy and Sir David Gascoigne to visit Maniapoto

The Governor-General, The Rt Hon Dame Patsy Reddy and Sir David Gascoigne will be making a three day visit to Maniapoto next week, with events scheduled for Te Kūiti, Ōtorohanga, Waitomo, Piopio, Taumarunui and the Pureora National Park. The visit will focus on a number of areas of interest including Maori business, youth and environmental initiatives. The visit commences on Tuesday 4 April with a powhiri at Te Kūiti Pā. More information available...

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We have now launched Te

MFM and our partners have developed a new website, Te, to support our iwi and Te Rautaki Reo a Te Nehenehenui. The website will bring resources to an online space. Virtually, we are allowing a new type of accessibility to a variety of our resources. He kai kei ō mātou ringa! This site will attract all those interested in Maniapoto history, culture, art and our reo.  Our user-friendly, interactive design will also provide a range of texts; contemporary and historical, visual, audio and written. Check it out by clicking the link below!...

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Crown Handover of Title to Ngā Herenga Pā

He Panui mo te Iwi, whanau whanui O Rereahu, ona Tamariki, Mokopuna Ngā uri whakatupu, me ngā waeihotanga o ratou mā. Nau mai, haere mai, whakatau mai i runga i te karanga o ngā Kaitiaki o Maraeroa A & B   mō te hokinga mai o tera kainga ko  Ngā Herenga Pa. You are invited to the Crown Handover of Title to NGA HERENGA PA. Saturday 18 March 2017 Mangapehi Marae 10.00 am Powhiri Kapu Ti Travel to Nga Herenga Pa for Handover Ceremony Return to Mangapehi Marae for Kai Hakari. Contact: Pania Reed 07 8787177 Click here to view invitation Waitomo News Notice amended...

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