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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