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  1. Video for Thirty thousand signatures on petition to make Matariki a public holiday
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    Thirty thousand signatures on petition to make Matariki a public holiday

    Matariki has become popular across the country, and the reclamation of ancestral knowledge has been celebrated across the country, so is it time to make the Māori New Year a public holiday?   

  2. Video for One step closer to Matariki potentially becoming a public holiday
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    One step closer to Matariki potentially becoming a public holiday

    A petition carrying 30,000 signatures will be submitted today for Matariki to be made a new public holiday.

  3. Video for Auckland Council accepts petition to stop landfill site in Dome Valley
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    Auckland Council accepts petition to stop landfill site in Dome Valley

    Petition accepted to stop consent for landfill in Dome Valley

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    Matariki Day group confident petition will reach parliament

    The group behind a petition to establish a public holiday to mark Matariki say they have spoken with politicians to sound out their support and plan to make a concerted effort to push the kaupapa in the new year.

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    Fight for Māui dolphins continues

    A 55,000-strong petition was delivered to Parliament, calling on the Government to protect the world's smallest dolphin, the Māui Dolphin.

  6. Video for Protectors petition to save Waiheke's Te Pūtiki o Ōkahu
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    Protectors petition to save Waiheke's Te Pūtiki o Ōkahu

    A petition opposing plans to develop another marina on Waiheke Island has grown to 13,000 signatures. A convoy of local iwi and community members left Waiheke this morning to take the petition to the steps of parliament. It's a move that locals hope will help them save their marine environment.

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    Matariki Day- 'It's a totally different mindset now'

    It has been ten years since the last significant effort was made to establish a public holiday to mark Matariki.  Now a fresh attempt to create a groundswell of support for the idea is gaining momentum through a new online petition.

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    Endeavour replica reveals racism

    A petition opposing a replica of the Endeavour coming to Aotearoa for the Tuia Encounters 250 commemorations is being shared online. The replica is part of a flotilla that will voyage around Aotearoa marking 250 years since the first encounters between Māori and Pākehā.

  9. Video for Petition for Oranga Tamariki name change gains traction online
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    Petition for Oranga Tamariki name change gains traction online

    An online petition demanding Oranga Tamariki change its name had reached 9,000 signatures by Friday afternoon.

  10. Video for Grieving whānau of drug driving victims call for action
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    Grieving whānau of drug driving victims call for action

    A group of whānau who have lost loved ones to drugged drivers are urging the government to adopt more stringent measures to prevent further tragedies.

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