Ngāti Kahungunu ki Wairarapa Tāmaki nui-a-Rua has signed a Deed of Settlement with the Crown in a small ceremony at Te Papa.
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Ngāti Hine kuia spent lockdown with daughter and moko
A Hamilton based descendant of Ngāti Hine thought that she would be spending the lockdown there. That was, until her Wairarapa based māmā said "Hoki mai!" Six hours later she was with her mother and niece.
Te Karu o Te Ika welcome their Kahungunu kin for haka challenge
Today Ngāti Kahungunu ki Wairarapa welcomed their Tākitimu waka kin to Whakaoriori for the Ngāti Kahungunu kapa haka regional competition. Tomorrow 14 teams will be vying for 4 spots to represent Kahungunu at Te Matatini 2021.
Makoura College students helping those in need in Samoa
Twenty two students and staff of Makoura College in Masterton are in Samoa helping provide support for those suffering from the measles outbreak. Initially there to help with renovations of the House of Hope, a special home for children orphaned because of family circumstances.
Help Cerebral Palsy sufferer Beauche McGregor become a Social Worker
Twenty three year old Beauche Mcgregor was born with Athetoid Cerebral Palsy (ACP) and is currently studying towards a Bachelor of Social Work degree. She requires an Academic Support Worker to assist her in her studies and she is know fundraising through her 'Give a Little Page' to get the help she desperately needs.
Sir Kim Workman named Knight Companion in New Year Honours
Sir Kim Workman is happy he'll still be called dad even though he's earned a new title. The Ngāti Kahungunu ki Wairarapa and Rangitāne descendant has been named a Knight Companion in the New Year honours for his services to prisoner welfare and the justice sector.
Mavis Mullins joins Princess Te Puea in the Business Hall of Fame
Mavis Mullins is joining Princess Te Puea Herangi as the only two Māori women to be inducted into the New Zealand Business Hall of Fame. Kaumātua have traveled from Whanganui to attend the induction and to celebrate Mavis' success.
Wairarapa students break Guinness haka world record
Wairarapa has added their name to the Guinness World Records after breaking the longest mass performed haka after hitting six minutes. The principal of Masterton Intermediate came up with the idea to inspire youth to take pride in themselves and their community.
Ngāti Kahungunu ki Wairarapa sign an Agreement in Principle
Ngāti Kahungunu ki Wairarapa Tāmaki Nui-ā-Rua have signed an Agreement in Principle to settle their treaty grievances with the Crown. The settlement package will see the return of almost 20,000 hectares of land to the iwi.
Rāhui in place at Tora, South Wairarapa
Ngāti Kahungungu ki Wairarapa has announced a rāhui (traditional restriction) which has been put in place in the vicinity of Tora, South Wairarapa.