It's Not Just a Holiday

May 9, 2022, 3:29 p.m.

Rueben Taipari says it's time to wānanga and discuss what Matariki and Puanga mean to the people of Te Tai Tokerau. He shares his views on the newly legislated holiday and says a wānanga is in the works to talk with kaumātua and whānau across the region to share and educate the importance of the Māori new year.

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