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November 8, 2016

Te Waru O Noema 2016

Nga whakamoemiti ki a Ihoa o nga Mano, Matua, Tama, Wairua Tapu, Anahera Pono ko te Mangai ano hei tautoko mai, aianei, …

October 27, 2016

NA TE KUIA O TE RAWHITI MARAE

Kia ora e te whanau o Te Rawhiti. Having been involved in several tangi/functions at our marae over time, it struck me …

October 20, 2016

Lindauer Exhibition Opening

Our Matua Pihopa Ben Te Haara (,Ngati Kuta/Ngati Rangi) Elizabeth Ellis (Ngati Kuta), Dr Patu Hohepa(Te Mahurehure) and Dr Benjamin Pitman (Ngati …

October 7, 2016

Ihaka Te Tai Diaries

About two weeks’ ago Anya and I went back to the Whangarei Museum to view my Dad’s diaries – for the years …

Nga Kuia o te marae

Marae wananga 2010

Wananga Friday and Saturday 11, 12 September, 2010   In attendance: Henry and Wikitoria Cook, Russell and Anya Hook, Marara Te Tai Hook, …

September 7, 2016

Tikanga vs Tauiui

Kia ora e te whanau.   I was just sitting here and thought of something I heard from the last lot of Evidence presented …

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August 5, 2016

TOUTOUWAE RELEASE

Today is Wednesday, 10 August, 2016l I have just returned from our 8th Bird Translocation programme which was carried out at Urupukapuka …

Ma Rob Peter and Bruce
August 5, 2016

Kia Maanu Kia ora…

KIA  MAANU,  KIA ORA – literal meaning, :To stay afloat/drifting –to stay alive.   This last weekend 29th, 30th 31st July,  we …