Tag: Te Arawa. Showing results 1 - 10 of 321

Showing results 1 - 10 of 321

Search results

  1. Video for Rangiwewehi celebrates 50 years
    News

    Rangiwewehi celebrates 50 years

    One of Rotorua's most experienced and beloved cultural haka groups, Ngāti Rangiwewehi, celebrates 50 years. Their lifetime members honoured that with the opening of a new multi-million dollar dining hall at their local marae, which also marks 50 years since the first hall was built.  

  2. Video for Te Arawa have say on Zero Carbon Bill
    News

    Te Arawa have say on Zero Carbon Bill

    Rotorua locals have had the opportunity to have their say on how the government should address climate change.  Representatives from the Ministry of Environment met with the community and Te Arawa last night to look at how emissions can be reduced by 2050.

  3. Video for Three iwi go kiwi
    News

    Three iwi go kiwi

    Three iwi-based groups have purchased one of New Zealand's largest kiwifruit portfolios.

  4. Video for Rotorua haka performers inspire Avatar 2 film
    News

    Rotorua haka performers inspire Avatar 2 film

    Movie star Cliff Curtis says the haka-inspired idea came from 'Tuku Iho' a Te Puia Tourism cultural group during their performance to director James Cameron last year in America. Curtis spoke up following his recognition at the Kea World Class New Zealand awards in Auckland. 

  5. Video for 'Extraordinary' Talei Roimata Morrison laid to rest
    News

    'Extraordinary' Talei Roimata Morrison laid to rest

    Cervical cancer campaigner Talei Roimata Morrison has left behind an inspiring legacy as a kapa haka performer, teacher and mother.  Over 2,000 people attended her funeral held at Te Papaiouru, Ōhinemutu in Rotorua today.

  6. Video for Te Waka Huia pay emotional tribute to Talei Morrison
    News

    Te Waka Huia pay emotional tribute to Talei Morrison

    The kapa haka community is in mourning after hearing of the passing of Talei Roimata Morrison who lost her battle to cancer. Five-time national winners Te Waka Huia commemorated her in their performance at the Tāmaki Makaurau Kapa Haka Regionals.  

  7. Video for Flavell to play college basketball in USA
    News

    Flavell to play college basketball in USA

    Matangiroa Flavell, of Te Arawa and Taranaki has been awarded a college scholarship in the USA. She spent the last two years at Midland College, and will soon head to Houston Baptist University in Texas.

  8. Video for Māori actor in leading role of Priscilla Queen of the Desert musical
    News

    Māori actor in leading role of Priscilla Queen of the Desert musical

    A young Māori actor has taken on one of the leading roles in Priscilla Queen of the Desert: The Musical, currently playing at Sydney's Capitol Theatre. 

  9. Video for Kaumātua in Rotorua feeling the chill
    News

    Kaumātua in Rotorua feeling the chill

    Kaumātua Jack Carroll has paid over $400, with the help of Work and Income, for a load of wood.  He says that's expensive but it's something that he needs to do in order to stay warm. 

  10. Video for Whakarewarewa female rugby players support salaries in the sport
    News

    Whakarewarewa female rugby players support salaries in the sport

    Professional women rugby players can start to receive up to $45,000 playing rugby. For the female players of the Whakarewarewa Rugby Club, it goes a long way in attracting more women to the sport.

  11. Show more results

Pages