Photo / File Jetboats are understood to be heading to Hanamahihi in Te Urewera to bring out 70 Tūhoe kaumātua, adults and children trapped due to flooding.
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High Court stops burning of Te Urewera huts
The High Court has ordered an immediate halt to the burning and destruction of the hut network throughout Te Urewera.
Te Urewera, Lake Waikaremoana to re-open for recreational activity in February
Photo / File Te Urewera will welcome back manuhiri and Tūhoe users for recreational activity in February, including on Lake Waikaremoana.
New documentary gives rare look into Tūhoe's relationship with Te Urewera and kererū
A haunting mōteatea (lament) about the kererū and its connection to mana whenua features in the documentary composed specifically to portray the importance of the bird to Tuawhenua.
Whānau encouraged to say private karakia at letterbox to remember- 4.30pm Newsbreak
A relation of the first Māori recipient of the Victoria Cross has encouraged his people of Te Tairāwhiti to meet at their letterbox and do their own private karakia, saddened that there was no dawn parade this year.
Marae uses Zoom to help Ruatoki community commemorate fallen
Te Rewarewa Marae located at the base of the Urewera Valley has used video communications app Zoom to help the hundreds of people in the small rural Ruatoki community, who would gather at Tūmatauenga Memorial Hall yearly, to commemorate those who served and died in both world wars. Those unable to use Zoom gathered in their own bubbles for their own commemorations.
Tame Iti sickened by act of terrorism in Christchurch
Tame Iti who was arrested under the terrorism suppression act in 2007 has shared his thoughts on the tragedy in Christchurch.
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.
Native Affairs- Tūhoe and Te Kooti's history reclaimed
Tūhoe protected their sovereignty - not Te Kooti.