HE PITOPITO KŌRERO / THIS WEEK'S NEWS

Ngāpuhi's Rising Star Composer  

"On behalf of my mokopuna Reuben Rameka I would like to thank Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi O Ngāpuhi for the scholarship he received last year. He is truly appreciative of your financial support." 

DoC staff inspected the fire-ravaged flanks of Rangihoua Pā, on Purerua Peninsula in the northern Bay of Islands, on Tuesday in the wake of Saturday night's fire.


War hero inspires Northland kickboxers before international competition

To be told you will represent your country on the world stage by a decorated war hero is the dream of most athletes.


Waitangi protest to focus on Hokianga Harbour pollution

A protest march on Waitangi Day will aim to focus council and central government attention on sewage woes afflicting the Hokianga Harbour.


Self-testing for cervical cancer could save Māori women

A new study has found self-testing for cervical cancer screening could save Māori women's lives.


Unique project gives kindy teachers a direct link to the Māori world

A unique partnership has created an app to help kindergarten teachers in their knowledge of te reo Māori.


Māori stories leading the way in online mindfulness programme

When mindfulness teacher Jase Te Patu sits down and starts talking, the kids lean in and start listening. 

 

HE HUINGA / EVENTS

Tickets now on sale for BLUES vs CHIEFS: Pre Season Game

@Saturday, 2 February 2019, 3pm Kick Off (Kaikohe RFC Grounds, Lindvart Park, Kaikohe). General Admission: Adult $15 (18+ yrs) Junior $5 (5-17yrs) Free (0-4yrs). Grandstand Unallocated Seating: Adult/Junior $30.


Te Pa o Hone Heke and Hongi Hika

@Saturday, 9 March 2019, (Kaikohe). Following on from this year's successful Kaikohekohe NZ Māori Land Wars 2nd Anniversary, held on 10 March at Northland College, planning is underway for the 2019 commemoration. The organisers are seeking interest from people who would like to be involved in the event, from roles in historic re-enactments and performances to running stalls and helping to make hangi. For more details contact Willi Maihi 09 405 2428, 021 033 4507 or email debbie.willi@slingshot.co.nz

 

TAKIWĀ

About Takiwā

There are 9 Takiwā and each has a nominated and elected representative on the Board of Trustees.

As outlined in the Rūnanga's Trust Deed, Takiwā means a representative group of Marae/Hapū and can also include individuals acting through their duly appointed Trustee.

Each Takiwā is governed by an executive committee, including but not limited to a chairperson, secretary and treasurer.  Takiwā also meet regularly. A list of current takiwā executive representatives are available here.

Takiwā Facebook pages

Ngā Ngaru o Hokianga 

Te Rōpū Takiwā O Mangakāhia

Te Takiwā o Ngāpuhi ki Waitematā 

 

HE PĀNUI

Apply now for your 2019 Ngāpuhi Education Scholarship

Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi O Ngāpuhi introduced and established the Ngāpuhi Education Scholarships in 2003. The overall aim of the Ngāpuhi Education Scholarships is to assist students registered on the Ngāpuhi Iwi Register to:

  • Fulfil their potential for academic success
  • Encourage applicants to contribute their knowledge and skills towards the wellbeing and development of Ngāpuhi whānau, hapū and iwi.

Development Funding Opportunities

Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi O Ngāpuhi provide funding to assist and support Ngāpuhi marae and hapū communities achieve their development goals. The fund is delivered across three funding streams; the Hapū Development fund, Minor Capital Works fund and Major Marae Project Assistance fund. 


Update your registration details so we can keep you informed of important information and events

Contact us on 0800 NGAPUHI (0800 6427844) or email registrations@ngapuhi.org