Tikanga Whakaaro

Feb. 21, 2019, 12:57 p.m.

Following the announcement of a $4.6 million dollar investment into his Kupe Waka Navigation Centre at Aurere, Tā Hekenukumai Busby shares his star compass in this story. 

The star compass sits as the focail point of the whare wānanga (school of learning) with a number of buildings surrounding it. Aligned to the horizon, the compass allows for a 360 degree view to support the learning of navigating by the stars. 

The funding boost will allow Tā Hekenukumai and his supporters to complete the whare wānanga and bring to fruition a lifetime's worth of work and passion. 


Tags: Sovereignty


Work in Te Aurere set to Start.

Tā Hekenukumai Pūhipi Kura for Navigating by Stars and Waka Building receives 4.6 million to finish his project.
2 weeks

Tā Hekenukumai 4.6 million Project Funds.

Tā Hekenukumai Puhipi talks about how the money will be used and who will be overseeing the finance on how it will be spent.
1 week, 5 days

Ngāpuhi did not cede sovereignty. Why settle?

Te Hiku Media asks this question about the need to settle for Ngāpuhi.
3 weeks, 4 days

Does tino rangatiratanga really matter?

Te Hiku Media asks does this concept matter as we move forward?
3 weeks, 4 days