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Thursday 9th February 10.30am  –   Nga Raranga: -Taaniko, kete … with Pania (Kiwikiwi) Aspinall at Haratu:  Nau mai, haere mai.  All welcome. Thursday 9th February – Reo wananga begins again “Ka ora te reo ki te korerotia”  “Speak te reo … Continue reading

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Whakatoiki mo tenei Marama (proverb for this month)

Ehara taku toa i te toa takitahi Engari he toa takimano My strength comes not from one source But from thousands; from my ancestors

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Submission to Exclusive Economic Zone and Continental Shelf (Environment Effects) Bill

The Kororareka Marae submission to the Exclusive Economic Zone and Continental Shelf (Environment Effects) Bill is given below: 15 October 2011 Submission to the Exclusive Economic Zone and Continental Shelf (Environmental Effects) Bill : Ka tangi riporipo te puna o … Continue reading

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New works from the Tuamotus

A series of oils depicting life on an atoll. Lesley spent the last six months living on the Ahe atoll.  This atoll is part of the Tuamotu group in French Polynesia.  This was Lesley’s second visit to Ahe where she … Continue reading

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Taaniko Workship

From Thursday October 6th Haratu will be running  series ‘Living Art’  workshops. Each thursday  will be dedicated to a specific art making technique, commencing on  6th at 10.30 with an introduction to Taaniko Weaving.  Everyone is welcome come and to … 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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Hikoi Tahi walking tours now available

Kororareka Russell has a unique history but visitors to this seaside village have not had the chance to have the history explained as they stroll through the streets. Now Haratu offers a guided walk, Hikoi Tahi, literally translated meaning “walking … 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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Weaving wananga

With Coral Kaire……….. 13 & 14 November 2010. Space is limited so please call Kaye at Haratu (09) 4037212 if you are interested in attending or any questions you may have. The Kororareka Marae Soceity would like to express many … Continue reading

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