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Te Ao Māori Update – October 2021

October 4, 2021 | Playcentre

New appointments Kia ora Te Whānau Tupu Ngātahi o Aotearoa, It is with great pleasure that the Kaihononga Māori team advise the appointments of our newest Kaimahi Māori. Deacon Andrews is...Read More

Te Ao Māori Update – September 2021

September 6, 2021 | Playcentre

Te Ara o Te Aukati – Te Whakatūwhera i raro i te taumata whakatūpato tuarua. Re-opening Playcentre at level 2 Covid-19 using tikanga Māori  Ahakoa he iti te matakahi, ka pakaru i a ia te...Read More

Te Ao Māori Update – August 2021

August 2, 2021 | Playcentre

Matariki celebrations 2021  Celebrating Matariki will always be a great way to signify and practice good biculturalism, and this year was exceptional! Centres managed their celebrations with a...Read More

Te Ao Māori Update – June 2021

June 8, 2021 | Playcentre

Matariki (Pleides), the bright whetū (star) cluster seen in the winter sky is a tohu (signal) of the Māori New Year.  Some iwi observe the rise of the lone whetū Puanga or Puaka (Rigel) as...Read More

Te Ao Māori Update – May 2021

May 3, 2021 | Playcentre

The new Centre Advisors for Upper North Island region were welcomed with a beautiful pōwhiri to Awataha marae, into Tane Whakapiripiri Wharenui by he uri o Ngāti Awataha. A full day's learning...Read More

Te Ao Māori Update – April 2021

April 6, 2021 | Playcentre

 Whakatau The National and Regional offices have been welcoming kaimahi into the office through a whakatau process, which is starting to become a more familiar process across the...Read More

Te Ao Māori Update – March 2021

March 1, 2021 | Playcentre

Ngā mihi o te Tau Hou Pākehā ki a koutou katoa.  Nau mai hoki mai ki ō tātou kohungahunga, puta noa i te motu.  Happy New Year, and welcome back to all of us in our centres across the...Read More