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Series 1 repeats, Sundays, 10.45pm & Wednesdays 10.00pm (R).

Series 1 repeats, Wednesdays, 8.30pm.

Koroua is a series of conversations profiling some of our last remaining koroua, concentrating on the transition of Māori from before urbanisation to the present day. Hosted by Hemana Waaka.

On Demand Video available in New Zealand and Australia only.

On demand Recent videos

Koroua, Series 1 Episode 25

The Māori world view shared by Koroua Takapātai Mete Waaka is one filled with the industry and lifestyle of work, faith, and love for others over time that offers the viewer new insights to his interesting and rewarding life.

Koroua, Series 1 Episode 24

Erika Edwards, 80. The Māori world view shared by Koroua Erika Edwards is made more interesting as we see the full effects of educational practices that punished children for speaking te reo and its impact on his life as a young adult. However, his self-belief and trust in whānau-based traditions helps him to recover and live a full and active life of service to others. 

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