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Marching For Generations

People filled the streets & their voices filled the air as the SNA hīkoi reached Council steps in Kaikohe today
5 days, 12 hours

Mō Te Whenua Te Take!

The message was clear from the community on Day One of the hīkoi opposing the SNA policy.
6 days, 14 hours

SNA Forum Highlights Failures

Significant Natural Areas forum hosted by FNDC raises more questions & calls for Councillors to back their community
1 week

Sugar Science in Schools

The Moko Foundation's Conor O'Sullivan has gone back to the classroom to learn more about sugar
2 weeks, 1 day

Polynesian Panthers Educate to Liberate

Four of the original Polynesian Panthers tour the Far North with a message "Educate to Liberate!"
2 weeks, 4 days

Making Space For Kōrero Through Art

Ngā Toi Whakamanawaroa Arts Programme focuses on aroha and identity to support resilience in children
1 month, 1 week

Māori Wards Win in Far North District

A huge leap forward for Māori representation and iwi/hapū participation following Council vote
1 month, 1 week

Plans for Te Oneroa-Ā-Tohē Begins

Hapū, iwi, the public and councils come together as a plan for Te Oneroa-ā-Tohē is finally launched.
1 month, 2 weeks

Understanding the Importance of Midden Sites

A proposed seawall becomes a point of education on pre European life of Māori
1 month, 4 weeks

Pataua Occupation Explained

Decades of hurt driving descendants to claim their whenua at Pataua
1 month, 4 weeks

NZ's 2nd Largest League Comp Kicks Off

Taitokerau Rugby League starts new season with full charter to be NZ's second largest after Auckland.
2 months

Te Hiku Iwi Growing Sustainable Employment Opportunities

TUPU is an initiative designed to grow sustainable employment opportunities in the vast fields of horticulture.
2 months

Rescued Turtles Released in Ngātiwai

Two rescued honu, sea turtles have been released in a collaboration of kaitiakitanga between Kelly Tarlton's and Ngātiwai
2 months, 2 weeks

Rongoā Māori Clinic Provides Greater Access

A new clinic providing rongoā Māori opens at Kaitaia Hospital
2 months, 3 weeks

Marae Renos Bring Jobs To Ahipara

Roma Marae in Ahipara got an upgrade this summer thanks to the Provincial Growth Fund.
3 months

Te Ārai Project Enables Te Aupōuri Futures

The return of Te Ārai to iwi through treaty settlement has seen Te Aupōuri create exciting opportunities for its descendants
3 months

Evacuation Brings Hokianga Together

Today’s tsunami warnings saw South Hokianga gather on local maunga, bringing out community spirit and different origin stories
3 months, 1 week

Fast Community Action In Face of Possible Disaster

Community rallies & manaakitanga on full display in face of potential tsunami
3 months, 1 week

Seeing Ourselves On Screen

Writer & Co-director of 'Cousins', Briar Grace-Smith, opens up about what the film means for wāhine Māori
3 months, 2 weeks

Ngāti Hine Purchases 6th Kiwifruit Orchard

The purchase of Ngāti Hine's newest orchard brings their kiwifruit footprint to more than 32 hectares
3 months, 2 weeks

Conservation Conversations with Visiting Minister

Conservation Minister, Kiritapu Allan, shares Kaimahi for Nature program & iwi share their immense efforts on the ground
3 months, 2 weeks

Hapū Rāhui Supported by Council

A tragic event at Lake Waro prompted a rāhui, a move Whangārei District Council supports as an act of kaitiakitanga
3 months, 3 weeks

Mōkau Marae to Reopen After 7-Year Closure

Mōkau Marae will rise once again from the ashes, something Ngāti Wai hapū Te Uri o Hikihiki have long awaited
3 months, 4 weeks

Community Law Centre opens in Whangārei

Community law is about ensuring whānau know their rights
4 months

Rising Star Debuts at Waitangi

Ngāpuhi uri, Mohi Allen “Mr Rā” is bringing rangatahi Māori issues to light while following his musical dreams
4 months

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