Established in 2009, Ngaati Maahanga Whaanui has strong affiliations to the Ngaati Maahanga, Ngaati Hourua, Ngaati Tamainupo and Ngaati Wehi iwi of the Waikato region.
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Tainui Waka Kapa Haka Regionals 2016- Ngaati Maahanga Taipakeke
Proudly taking their first stand as Ngaati Maahanga Taipakeke, this team is eighth team to perform at the Tainui regionals in Hamilton today.
Iwi gutted by raw sewage spill in Raglan estuary
Raglan local Chloe Hartstone says a five-month ban for shellfish needs to be put in place. This comes after a major sewage pipe burst into the Raglan estuary. Despite warnings, people are still being seen out on the water.
Kaumātua Eru Thompson will be sorely missed
“He was, perhaps, a weaver who wove together all our tribes under the umbrella of the King Movement.” Those are the words used by Tukoroirangi Morgan to best describe Eru Thompson, who passed away in earlier in the week.
Respected kaumātua Eru Thompson has passed away
Many family members and the wider community gathered at Makaurau Marae, to mourn the loss of the Waikato-Tainui, Te Kawerau-a-Maki, Te Ākitai, Ngāti Te Ata and Ngāti Mahanga descendant, who passed away yesterday in Auckland Hospital.