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About KMS

Haratu - Maori Art Gallery and Retail Shop · Showcasing local artists, carvers and weavers. · Supporting local product and Maori enterprise Haratu is administered by the Kororareka Marae Society a charitable organisation committed to supporting local Maori wellbeing

Matariki midwinter dinner and dance

Nau mai haere mai to the Kororareka Marae Society Matariki midwinter dinner and dance! Saturday 25th June at Kororareka Russell Town Hall, starting 6.30 pm. Tickets just $25 per head which includes dinner and dancing till late. Make sure you … Continue reading

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Kororareka Fashion Design Awards

Next year’s Fashion Awards are already being planned. Categories will be as follows: Harakeke wear Street wear Beach wear So make sure you get your entry form in to Haratu as early as possible. To enter a garment is $10, … Continue reading

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Te Inoi O Te Ariki – Hone Tiatoa

Born and raised in Auckland in the late 70’s, Hone spent most of his adolescent years growing up in Otara, then later moved for a short time to Whangarei, however eventually settled on papakainga (ancestral) land in Waimate North, 10 … Continue reading

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Screen Printing Workshop with Trish Clifford

Come and join in on a fun weekend at Haratu, learn how to screen print under the guidance of Trish Clifford. Bring along a design and get ready to see it transformed onto a t-shirt. Limited space so call or … Continue reading

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Artists on display

We are most fortunate to have such creative and talented members of our Society.  On display in store and for sale are art from the following artists: Rua Pick was born on Moturua Island in 1968.  Rua was named by … Continue reading

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