Kairipoata

Ngā kaupapa matua

Aroha Awarau

Aroha Awarau (Ngati Porou, Ngati Maru, Niuean) He kaihāutu pūrongo a Aroha Awarau mō te hōtaka Native Affairs. He tohu kua whakawhiwhia ki a ia mo āna mahi kaikawe kōrero. I tīmata mai a Aroha ki Whakaata Māori  i tēnei tau.

Heta Gardiner

Neke atu i te ono tau a Heta Gardiner e whaiwhai pūrongo ana.  I tau tuatahi ana waewae ki te tari pāpāho o Te Karere ki roto o Tāmaki Makaurau, i te tau 2009.  Tōmuri mai, ka whai haere mai, ko tana hūnuku atu ki Ūropi, hei kaikawe korero ki taua taiwhanga, tae noa ki te tau 2013.

Talisa Kupenga

Te Aitanga-a-Mate, Ngati Porou Born and raised in Gisborne, Talisa attended Waikirikiri School, and Lytton High School. At age seven, while living with her grandparents, her koro placed her in the te reo unit – a decision she is forever grateful for.

Wikitōria Day

Ngāi Tūhoe I whānau mai a Wikitōria i Whakatāne.  I noho ia hei tauira i Te Kura Tuarua o Te Mānuka Tūtahi. Kua roa nei ia e kaingākau ana ki te ao hākinakina.  Nōna i te kura, ko ngā hākinakina i kaha tākarohia e ia ko te haupoi, te poirewa me te waka kōpapa.