The 2018 Tūhoe Ahurei held in Rotorua over the weekend staged 14 senior kapahaka groups who, if they chose, could also hold their own regional qualifying competition for Te Matatini.
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Next Tūhoe Ahurei to be held in Waimana 2020
Te Waimana Kāku has won the rights to hold the next Tūhoe festival in 2020 following a delegates meeting of Te Taunuku Kororangi at Mātaatua Mārae in Rotorua.
A netball legend in her own right at Te Hui Ahurei a Tuhoe
She’s a stalwart of Tuhoe netball as her dream has been fulfilled since her Mataatua ki Rotorua club became hosts of Te Hui Ahurei a Tuhoe this year. Her name is Te Orohi Callaghan.
A unique taste of Tuhoe
There’s a leader in the front and the workers from behind the scenes. It’s something that Tuhoe iwi live up to after many businesses took part in the Tuhoe Festival and feeding the multitudes.
After 44 year absence Tūhoe perform once again in Rotorua
Hundreds of people packed into the Rotorua International Stadium to watch the children's kapa haka. The local team from Mataatua ki Rotorua showed that their children come from a proud history of living in the city but their tribal links to Tūhoe are alive and well.
Tūhoe Festival starts tomorrow
The longest running tribal festival in New Zealand returns to Rotorua tomorrow. Te Hui Ahurei a Tuhoe is in its 47th year and Rotorua was the place of its inception.
Tūhoe marae remove support for Te Uru Taumatua
Two tribal marae in Ngāi Tūhoe which represents over 100 beneficiaries are planning to remove their support for the tribes governing body, Te Uru Taumatua.
Te Hui Ahurei a Tūhoe mauri handed to Mataatua Marae
Ruatoki has handed over the mauri of Te Hui Ahurei a Tūhoe to next year's hosts, Te Kapa Haka o Mataatua ki Rotorua. Ruatoki, delegates from each kapa haka of Te Hui Ahurei and the Hui Ahurei a Tūhoe governance group were welcomed at Mataatua Marae, where the ceremony took place.
Te Hui Ahurei a Tūhoe to be held in Rotorua in 2018
The chair of the governance group for Te Hui Ahurei a Tuhoe, Maaka Te Moana has confirmed the biennial event which brings together thousands of Tūhoe descendants will be held in Rotorua next year.
Mataatua mourns the loss of Te Makariini Temara
Mātaatua elder and kapa haka exponent Te Makariini Temara passed away early this morning in Whakatāne.