Naia Te Toa – Ngā Runanga Sports Day

Naia Te Toa, ngā rūnanga sports day, will be held in Christchurch on 11 March 2017. The day will bring whānau from around the takiwā together to catch-up, play sports, and enjoy some laughs and kai. Sports are as follows: Mixed Open Grade – Touch and Netball Kaumātua – Indoor bowls, Line Dancing and Euchre […]

Learn Kīwaha: This weeks ‘Maniori’ = Quiet

KĪWAHA Maniori – Quiet Te Haka a TaneRore – The war of dance of Tānerore Refers to the shimmering hot air during summer Taputapu ke koe – ‘You’re untouchable’ Wetiweti Katoa Au – ‘I was really turned off’ Kīwaha – Ko au tēna ‘Thats me’ / I’m down Kīwaha – Me Te Poko ‘Gapped it’ […]

Big Breakfast Interview with Dr Kiana Frank

Kiana Frank – from Hawaii on the Big Breakfast Show: Native Hawaiian Fishponds      For hundreds of years, Native Hawaiians had the means to sustainably support the sustenance of their people through productive aquaculture in fishponds (loko iʻa). Built at the interface of where mountain streams enter the ocean, these shallow ponds constituted a […]

Kurakura Pounamu Interview with Te Omeka Perkins ‘House of Shem’

Anything you Ask for” first single from our 4th long awaited album Produced by House of Shem in Hawaii & Aotearoa Video by HAKA BOY filmed in Rotorua, New Zealand Itunes: Google Play: Spotify: Deezer: “Currently only available in NZ till tomorrow, Keep checking the links”


Kia ora whānau We’re exhibiting at The Great ECE Expo….  go to for more details and to download your FREE pass.  

Te Ha Waitaha ‘Stop Smoking Canterbury’

Te Ha Waitaha ‘Stop Smoking Canterbury’ a FREE stop smoking programme for anyone in the Waitaha Region, City, Rural..  the specialised team can come to you anywhere you feel comfortable, at your whare, coffee shop, workplace etc… Phone toll free: 0800 425 700 – leave a message, your name, contact number and the best time […]