Aroha and Hana at Healthy Day at the Pā.

Heathy Day at the Pā

Understanding what breast cancer is and how it happens was the topic for Healthy Day at the Pā recently at Tuahiwi Marae. The day was facilitated by Aroha Reriti-Crofts and Dr Hana Royal,who is from Tuahiwi and currently works at Middlemore Hospital in Auckland. She has a personal mission to reduce the number of Māori [...]

Papa Bones Rissetto (left) and Andrew Guy holding the model mōkihi, the model is close to 100 years old.

Mōkihi wānanga

In early July, Ngāi Tahu Whānui ki Tāmaki Makaurau held our annual mōkihi building wānanga at Arataki Visitor Centre near Titirangi in the Waitākere Ranges. Like last year, this was made possible due to the warm invitation of Riki Bennett and Te Kaunihera o Tāmaki Makaurau (Auckland Council), who did most of the promotion and [...]

Dylan Kennett in action.


Dylan Kennett (Te Ngāi Tūāhuriri/Ngāti Tumatakokiri), will be participating in the 2016 Olympic cycling events in Rio de Janiero, Brazil. Dylan was born 8 December 1994 and is the second son of Craig and Caryl Kennett and mokopuna of Ash and Kath Mattison. He was born and raised early on at Tuahiwi, having lived at [...]

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Te Rūnanga o Makaawhio

Kāi Tahu whānui, tēnā koutou katoa. Nei rā te mihi o Kāti Māhaki ki a … [Read More...]

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Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Waewae

Rā whānau A big happy birthday those celebrating this month. Hector Tainui … [Read More...]

Sade Elle Gemmell at her 21st birthday party.

Te Rūnanga o Kaikōura

Rā whānau Sade Elle Gemmell celebrated her 21st birthday on 30 July. Her two … [Read More...]

Awarua Rūnanga.

Awarua Rūnanga

Ka mihi aroha To all our whānau suffering the loss of loved ones at this time … [Read More...]

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Ōraka Aparima Rūnaka

Administrative professional day Ōraka Aparima Rūnaka staff were recently … [Read More...]


Waihōpai Rūnaka

Kia ora whānau, Well here we are again another month gone and it’s getting … [Read More...]

Bruce with the wreath at the memorial plinth.

Kāti Huirapa Rūnaka ki Puketeraki

Tamariki school holiday programme Another fun-filled tamariki school holiday … [Read More...]

Gregory Hey

Te Rūnanga o Moeraki

Congratulations Every year the New Zealand Institute of Sport holds a week-long … [Read More...]

The rōpū gathered at the front of the whare, Tahu Potiki at Awarua Marae in Bluff.

Awarua Rūnanga

Ngā mate To all our whānau suffering the loss of loved ones at this time, … [Read More...]

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Ōraka Aparima Rūnaka

Rarotoka working trips How would you like to be part of the team going over to … [Read More...]

Te wharenui, Te Rakitauneke.

Waihōpai Rūnaka

Kia ora koutou whānau. To all the whānau that are now a year older this … [Read More...]

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Te Rūnanga o Ōtākou

Ka rere kā tai o mihi ki a koutou katoa. Whakataukī ‘Whatungarongaro te … [Read More...]

A rousing welcome to Puketeraki Marae by Ngā Uri o Tūmatauenga Maurakau Roopu.

Kāti Huirapa Rūnaka ki Puketeraki

Paterson whānau visit Te hokinga ki te kainga We recently had the pleasure of … [Read More...]


Te Rūnanga o Moeraki

Audio conferences spread knowledge Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu representative … [Read More...]


Te Rūnanga o Waihao

Ngā mate To all our whānau suffering the loss of loved one at this time, … [Read More...]

Rachel Robilliard – recently admitted to the bar.

Te Taumutu Rūnanga

Congratulations Rachel Robilliard was admitted to the bar at a ceremony in the … [Read More...]