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  1. Video for $845k Marsden funding awarded to research last known Māori sail
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    $845k Marsden funding awarded to research last known Māori sail

    A group of researchers are setting out to study what is believed to be the only remaining Māori sail. Māori textiles scholar Dr Catherine Smith says the research will enhance knowledge about how voyaging occurred.

  2. Video for NZ Land Wars exhibition set to go on display
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    NZ Land Wars exhibition set to go on display

    A new mini-exhibition, Rā Maumahara, will open this Friday at Te Papa museum, to commemorate the New Zealand land wars.

  3. Video for Tuwharetoa-i-Te-Aupouri ancestral house turns 100 years old
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    Tuwharetoa-i-Te-Aupouri ancestral house turns 100 years old

    Turangi's Hirangi marae is celebrating the 100th anniversary of their whare tūpuna, Tūwharetoa-i-Te-Aupouri. It was the first marae built in the area and follows the centenary of another Tūwharetoa tribal ancestral house, Pākira at Waitahanui marae early this year.

  4. Video for Taupo's first Māori cultural cruise set to sail
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    Taupo's first Māori cultural cruise set to sail

    Taurikura is the first interactive Māori cultural scenic cruise set to entertain the throngs on Lake Taupō this summer. In an exclusive, Te Kāea was invited to their practise run ahead of their first official outing next month.

  5. Video for New archaeological discovery at ancient Tauranga Pā
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    New archaeological discovery at ancient Tauranga Pā

    An archaeological discovery of national significance has been made at Tauranga's ancient Otamataha Pā site. The discovery was found through new technology which paints a picture of anything underground.

  6. Video for Turning the pages of time
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    Turning the pages of time

    To end Māori Language Week, we take a look at the very first written Māori text in the world which is on display at the Auckland War Memorial Museum and dates back over 200 years.

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    Te Pūtake o Te Riri fund opens for NZ Wars commemorations

    Applications are now being accepted to a fund set up to support commemoration events for Ngā Rā Maumahara – New Zealand Wars, says Māori Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell.

  8. Video for Native Affairs – Nannies busking to save an icon
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    Native Affairs – Nannies busking to save an icon

    “The iconic Tokomaru Bay wharf could collapse into the ocean it if isn’t fixed soon.”  That’s the prediction of Bruce Holm, Chairman of the Tokomaru Bay Heritage Trust. “It’s a race against time to save it as a big storm bringing a large southerly swell could knock the concrete section over.”

  9. Video for New play with all female cast takes play back to its roots
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    New play with all female cast takes play back to its roots

    A new fictional play based on historic events challenges traditional theatre conventions and navigates bi-culturalism in early-settler New Zealand.

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