An invitation from former Olympian Simon Wi Rutene has offered a limited opportunity to a generous contributor so he can raise funds for Tonga's recovery from a volcanic eruption.
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Navy ships en route to Tonga as recovery efforts begin
Two Royal New Zealand Navy vessels are on their way to Tonga to assist the Pacific kingdom to recover from the weekend's volcanic eruption and subsequent tsunami.
'He maha ngā auetanga' – Minita Take Aorere e pā ana ki ngā taumatanga ki Tonga
Kei te whanga atu te pūtea tautoko, ēngari ko Tā te Minita Take Aorere, ko tā Nanaia Mahuta, ko te mataku, kei te mata o ngā whakaaro.
Tongan Māori whānau pray for safety
Semisi Vea Sikei of Tongan and Ngāti Maniapoto descent has lost all contact with whānau since the devastating Tongan volcano eruption on Saturday.
Mother remembers son one year on from Whakaari eruption
"My heart goes out to all the other families," the mother of one of the Whakaari victims told a commemoration service today.
Mokopuna voice heard on Whakaari video triggers fond memories
Bunny Maangi is pleased charges are being laid over the eruption tragedy that took away her grandson, Tipene, and 21 other people.
Eruption of Mount Tarawera, 134 years on.
The violent eruption of Mount Tarawera 134 years ago was commemorated today by descendants of the iwi which lost many of its people as lava rained down.
Hawai'i community fund to help volcano recovery
The Hawai’i Community Foundation has established the Hawai’i Island Volcano Recovery Fund to assist with recovery efforts in support of the communities affected by the Kilauea volcanic eruption.
A Māori view of the rising volcanic activity
Two recent major volcanic eruptions in Hawai'i and South America's Guatemala have left communities and wildlife devastated, but what do Māori customs and beliefs make of all this environmental movement?
Hawai'i volcanic eruption
In Hawai'i, an aviation red alert has been issued after Mount Kilauea erupted yesterday, sending a huge ash cloud 30,00 feet into the air.