Patrick Tamati (Te Arawa) has trained over 100 wāhine for national kapa haka competitions. Te Kāea visited his home in Rotorua to find out how simple it is to hit those notes.
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Today marks 130 years since the violent eruption of Mt Tarawera, a disaster that killed around 120 people, mostly Māori. School children from Te Kura Kaupapa Māori o Te Koutu came along in 18th-century dress to be a part of the commemorations.
The dream of building a marae at Lake Tarawera has moved a step closer for Tūhourangi descendants after plans for the project were unveiled this week.
Te Pakira Marae, Whakarewarewa has set the scene for the final goodbyes to Te Arawa leader Mauriora Kingi who died suddenly last Friday.