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  1. Video for Norfolk Island to revive traditional wayfinding
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    Norfolk Island to revive traditional wayfinding

    Haunui Waka has set sail on a journey across the Pacific Ocean to bring traditional wayfinding back to Norfolk Island.  The home people of Norfolk says it's a day that's long been awaited by them.

  2. Video for Emerging navigators learn ancient art of way-finding
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    Emerging navigators learn ancient art of way-finding

    24 emerging Maori and Pacific voyagers have been selected to sail on board Haunui Waka to Norfolk Island in September 2018. The voyage provides deep-sea training ahead of a pan-Pacific voyage to the Festival of Pacific Arts in Hawaii in 2020.

  3. Video for Ngāti Oneone re-tell accurate history of Gisborne
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    Ngāti Oneone re-tell accurate history of Gisborne

    A memorial is being built by Ngāti Oneone in Gisborne to honour their ancestor Te Maro who was shot dead by Captain Cook when he first made landfall in New Zealand.

  4. Video for Rangatahi Māori encouraged to enter marine industry
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    Rangatahi Māori encouraged to enter marine industry

    Educationalists from around the country gathered in Auckland for Tuia Te Ako, an event which aims to strengthen Māori learner success. The event has attracted a number of sectors including teachers and training practitioners.

  5. Video for Hawaiian marae under discussion
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    Hawaiian marae under discussion

    The concept of establishing a marae in Hawai'i for an iwi, who consider themselves the sixth tribe of Northland, is going ahead.    

  6. Video for Future proofing traditional voyaging
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    Future proofing traditional voyaging

    Master navigator Jack Thatcher is paving the way for aspiring navigators in an effort to retain traditional voyaging knowledge. With his retirement in mind, he believes the future of sailing is in safe hands.

  7. Video for Take a look inside Gisborne's Tairawhiti Waka
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    Take a look inside Gisborne's Tairawhiti Waka

    Gisborne's Tairawhiti waka will open to the public next week. Traditional Navigator Te Aturangi Nepia-Clamp takes Te Kāea on an exclusive tour.

  8. Video for Ātea-a-rangi project to provide waka navigation education for students
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    Ātea-a-rangi project to provide waka navigation education for students

    After four years the giant star compass project, Atea a Rangi, in Hawke's Bay has been completed and officially opened at a special dawn ceremony this morning. It's not only a tourist spot but an educational tool for celestial waka navigation. 

  9. Video for Million-dollar waka a 'floating classroom' for Tairawhiti
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    Million-dollar waka a 'floating classroom' for Tairawhiti

    A twin-hulled voyaging canoe being built as a floating classroom for Tairawhiti (East Coast) children has been blessed for its next stage of development. Tairawhiti Voyaging Trust has raised more than a $1 million dollars for the waka which will also be named Tairawhiti.

  10. Video for Waka embarks on 12,000 km journey across Pacific
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    Waka embarks on 12,000 km journey across Pacific

    A new vessel was launched this week that will sail across the Pacific to Tāhiti, Hawai'i and the Marshall Islands where it will be gifted to the people there for educational, research and commercial purposes.

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