Tag Archives: maori culture

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

Posted in Featured | Tagged , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Events, Featured | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off

Korowai Exhibition

Don’t pass through Kororareka Russell without seeing our wonderful  exhibition of Maori Korowai (cloaks), and the methods of making them. In September, we will be displaying a beautiful selection of  Maori taonga, treasures of traditional and contemporary Korowai belonging to … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Events, Featured | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Kororareka Festival Schedule

Come to the Festival of Kororareka

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment