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

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 […]

E Tu Whānau – ‘Sign the Charter ‘ Postive Change

E Tu Whānau is a movement for positive change developed by Maōri for Māori.  It’s about taking responsibility and action in your community and supporting whānau to thrive. SIGN THE CHARTER!!  Take a stand against violence by signing the charter!!  Check out the many people who have signed the charter and WHY!!    “it describes […]

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’ […]

Watch PRAG 2016 Part I & Part II

The Papatipu Rūnanga Aspirations Group (PRAG) 2016 Refresh Part II was held on Sunday 18th September at Te Whare o Te Waipounamu. Awarua Runanga (we apologise for the technicial difficulties during Awarua Runanga Aspirations, this will be available in full soon) Te Rūnanga o Awarua Te Rūnanga o Wairewa Te Rūnanga o Koukourārata Ōnuku Rūnanga Te Rūnanga […]