To Soon to Relax on Northland COVID Case

Koha Aperehama of Ngāti Hine says Norhtland isn't out of the woods yet and should still be careful in light of the COVID-19 case
10 hours, 41 minutes

Te Rarawa to Restore Tāngonge Wetlands

Te Hiku o Te Ika Conservation Board member, Waikarere Gregory says restoring Tāngonge is a focus for iwi on World Wetland Day
10 hours, 42 minutes

Rūnanga Closed Office as Precaution

Mike Te Wake of Te Rarawa says Te Rūnanga o Te Rarawa closed its office on Monday as a safety measure in light of COVID-19 case
10 hours, 45 minutes

Tributes Continue for Dr. Mānuka Henare

Hundreds are expected to attend the nehu at 10am tomorrow in Whangapē. Te Rarawa chair, Haami Piripi pays tribute to Dr. Henare
1 day, 9 hours

Tai Tokerau Border Controls to Return

Henare Kingi, MNZM commends Te Tai Tokerau iwi leaders for moving swiftly in reinstating checkpoints in Northland
1 day, 10 hours

Iwi Mobilise to Minimise COVID-19 Threat

Sheridan Waitai of Ngāti Kurī says Northland are at a heightened risk with COVID in the community, encourages whānau vigilance
1 day, 10 hours

Remembering Dr. Mānuka Henare

Professor Makere Mutu shares fond memories of her friend, Mānuka Henare who is laying in state at Te Kotahitanga Marae, Whangapē
1 day, 10 hours

Māoridom Mourns The Loss of Dr. Mānuka Henare

Dr. Henare will be remembered as a great historian and champion for social justice. Waitai Petera of Te Aupōuri has more
2 days, 12 hours

New Office, Same Focus for Māori Party

Māori Party president, Che Wilson says the Māori Party is setting up their new office in Parliament and planning ahead
5 days, 9 hours

Cooler Weather Doesn't Mean No Sunburn

Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in NZ. Dr Maryanne Baker says on cool days, skin protection slips
5 days, 9 hours

Iwi Chairs Call for Cap on Incoming Travel

Dr Rawiri Taonui says with increased risk of COVID-19 new variants, iwi chairs are calling for a cap on overseas incoming travel
5 days, 11 hours

Demand Grows for Ngāti Kurī Stories

Ngāti Kurī chair, Harry Burkhardt says a survey of visitors has demonstrated a want to know more about Ngāti Kurī history
5 days, 11 hours

Whānau Goes Plant-based to Heal Māmā

Rueben Taipari of Te Rarawa lives off the land and says his whānau have cut meat from their diet to help his wife beat cancer
6 days, 12 hours

Recognising Rip Currents Saves Lives

University of Waikato Senior Lecturer, Dr Shari Gallop says many ocean-goers in NZ aren't able to identify rip currents
6 days, 12 hours

Calls for Water Rights to be Adressed

Former MP, Dover Samuels says government must address the issue of fresh water rights at Waitangi
6 days, 12 hours

Ahipara Urged to be Fire Safe

John Paitai of Te Rarawa says the Ahipara community has been hugely affected by fire and is urging people to be more vigilant
1 week

Constitutional Convention to Take Place in Waitangi

Matike Mai Aotearoa chair, Makere Mutu says the constitutional transformation forum on the 3rd of Feb focuses on rangatiratanga
1 week

Demand for Reo Grows in Te Tai Tokerau

Te Karere Northland correspondent, Harata Brown says wānanga reo can't keep up with the demand in Te Tai Tokerau
1 week, 1 day

Insect Bites and Stings Can be Life Threatening

Doctor Maryanne Baker provides insight into treatment and management of bites and stings during the summer season
1 week, 2 days

Environment a Priority for Te Rarawa

Te Rarawa chair, Haami Piripi says iwi is encouraging uri to pursue education in environmental sciences
1 week, 2 days

Marae Housing Projects Solution to Homelessness

Jerry Norman of Ngāti Kurī says Māori communities have historically been based around marae and marae housing could solve crisis
1 week, 2 days

RMA Reform a Ministry Priority

Ministry for the Environment policy writer, Kylie Brown says the new Resource Management Act looks at environment vs. economy
1 week, 2 days

Ka Ora, Ka Ako Provides Food to Schools

Te Wharekura o Manurewa Principal, Mahia Nathan says the new programme will feed students at schools in areas of deprivation
1 week, 2 days

Working Remotely Allows Māori to Return Home

Waitai Petera of Te Aupōuri says more Māori working from home after COVID-19 is brining about a reverse urban shift
1 week, 2 days

Te Ruapekapeka Commemorated 175 Years On

‘Kawea a pūriri mai’ – in reverence, remembrance and respect was the theme for the three-day commemorations held at Kawiti Marae
1 week, 2 days

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