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  • Ironmāori 2km swim-90km cycle-21.1km run

    • Date: 01 December 2017 to 02 December 2017
    • Time: 12.00pm – 6.30pm

    Become an Ironmāori.

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    • Registration required
    • Organiser: Ironmāori
  • Ironmāori 1km swim-45km cycle-10.5km run

    • Date: 03 November 2017 to 04 November 2017
    • Time: 12.00pm – 1.30pm

    Become an Ironmāori.

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    • Registration required
    • Organiser: Ironmāori
  • Ngā Manu Kōrero National Competition 2017

    • Date: 20 September 2017 to 22 September 2017

    The national secondary speech contests are now entering their 52nd year and the national finals this year will be hosted by Ngā Manu Kōrero 2017 ki Taranaki.

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    • Open to the public, no booking required
    • Organiser: Ngā Manu Kōrero ki Taranaki
  • Matariki XPonential 2017

    • Date: 29 July 2017
    • Time: 8:30 am – 5 pm

    Matariki XPonential provides opportunities for you to meet other like-minded Māori entrepreneurs, learn from one another, build connections, and offer practical pathways to help you achieve business innovation success.

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    • Registration required
    • Organiser: Callaghan Innovation
  • Pūmau Tonu te Mauri, Living as Māori, now and in the future

    Ko Tā Mason Durie KNZM FRSNZ FRANZCP (nō Rangitāne, nō Ngāti Kauwhata, nō Ngāti Raukawa) tētahi o ngā tino hinengaro punenga e whakaaro nuitia ana e Aotearoa whānui, ā, he mea tāpae ia ki te karangatanga o te tā i te tau 2010 mō ana mahi mā te hapori tūmatanui me te hauora Māori.

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  • Better Public Services Results for Māori

    The Better Public Services programme, launched in 2012, focuses on the state sector working better to deliver improved results for all New Zealanders.

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  • Snapshot of Government progress towards Better Public Services Results for Māori

    This snapshot presents Te Puni Kōkiri analysis of the progress made for both Māori and the total population towards Government’s Better Public Services targets, 2011-2016.

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  • ‘Turning of the sod’ ceremony at Kokohinau Marae papakāinga to mark the commencement of the papakāinga build, 2017. Pictured from left to right: Whakatāne District Council Deputy Mayor, Judy Turner, Māori Development Minister, Hon Te Ururoa Flavell and Kokohinau Marae Kuia, Merehuka Holt.

    Marae housing helps Edgecumbe whānau affected by floods

    • Date: 19 July 2017

    Kokohinau Marae have kick-started their papakāinga housing development with a ‘turning of the sod’ ceremony in Edgecumbe. The papakāinga development will be used to help house whānau who lost their homes in the Edgecumbe floods in April.

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  • He Tautoko i ngā Pakihi Māori | Support for Māori Business

    Whether you have a business idea or are well established in the international markets, there is a range of help available to you through government agencies and non-governmental organisations. This guide has been developed by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment to help you understand what information, assistance and support is available and where you can go to access it.

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  • Whānau Ora Annual Summary Report: 1 July 2015 – 30 June 2016

    This report describes the way Whānau Ora (the initiative) was delivered in 2015/16 and the results achieved. As 2015/16 was the second year of commissioning, results at a whānau level can be identified and the wider activities of Commissioning Agencies can be considered.

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  • Te Pūtake o te Riri | Wars and Conflicts in New Zealand Fund

    • Date: 07 July 2017

    Media Release

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  • Haka on Great Wall of China

    • Date: 04 July 2017

    Feeling the mauri on one of the Seven Wonders of the World, 13 year-old Tawhiao Kaitapu rallied his peers into formation before proudly leading the haka ‘Ka Mate.'

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  • Nga Puna o Waiorea perform kappa haka at Matariki 20x20

    Pearls of Wisdom for Rangatahi at Matariki

    • Date: 04 July 2017

    Nearly 200 rangatahi in Tāmaki Makaurau took the morning off school in late June to take part in Matariki 20x20 at the Corban Estate Arts Centre in Henderson.

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  • Kaikohe wananga

    Māori Land Owners Co-Design Māori Land Service

    • Date: 04 July 2017

    Te Puni Kōkiri has released a summary of the findings from the second series of wānanga held with Māori land owners earlier this year. The purpose of the wānanga was to ensure Māori land owners co-design the Māori Land Service and that it is fit-for-purpose. 

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  • Brymer goes from Marae to Man-Power

    • Date: 04 July 2017

    After 10 years making their mark as professionals in the marae construction business, Brymer Group Ltd is rolling up its sleeves to help more Waikato whānau through the Māori Housing Network.

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  • #FFS promo team launch campaign at WelTec Main Campus in Petone,

    59 Sign Up at For Future’s Sake Vote Launch

    • Date: 04 July 2017

    Helping Māori aged 18-29 understand the value of their vote is a key driver of a new programme to get more whānau enrolled and ready to go to the polls at the next General Election.

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  • Jordan Biddle Wins Young Maori Farmer Award 2017

    Young Dad With No Farming Background Wins Ahuwhenua

    • Date: 04 July 2017

    Swapping his Swanndri for a suit for the very first time, Hawke’s Bay shepherd Jordan Biddle took a deep breath before crossing the stage in front of 700 people to claim the title of Ahuwhenua Young Māori Farmer for 2017.

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  • Ruapehu Recruitment Winning Award for Best New Maori Business

    Ngāti Rangi Finds Work for 220 in Ruapehu

    • Date: 04 July 2017

    About 400 people gathered at the War Memorial Hall in Whanganui in July for the inaugural Te Manu Atatū Māori Business Awards.

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  • Ratatouille Vegetables with King Prawn in Chillies, Fennell with Mussels and Paua wrapped in Seaweed. Photo courtesy of Willie Te Aho

    Waikato Chefs Battle Matariki Inspired Dishes

    • Date: 04 July 2017

    After a nine hour round trip in the car, Māori leader Willie Te Aho was delighted when the fancy restaurant he stopped at in Hamilton had a special menu to mark the Māori New Year.

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  • Photo courtesy of Karlos Drinkwater

    Healing Wounds at Parihaka

    • Date: 04 July 2017

    Tears were shed at Parihaka last month when more than a thousand people gathered to hear the Crown apologise for desecrating the peaceful Taranaki settlement in 1881.

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  • New iwi business finds work for 220 locals since opening

    • Date: 02 July 2017

    About 400 people gathered at the War Memorial Hall in Whanganui on Saturday evening for the inaugural Te Manu Atatū Māori Business Awards.

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  • Kei te tautoko Te Puni Kōkiri i te rewanga o Matariki

    • Date: 01 July 2017

    Kei te tautoko Te Puni Kōkiri i tētahi whakaaturanga kākahu hei whakanui i te wā o Matariki i Te Waipounamu.

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  • Kaikoura Matariki Fashion Show

    • Date: 01 July 2017
    • Time: 6:30pm – 10:30pm

    The Kaikoura Matariki Fashion Show will present fashion creations from international, national and local designers.

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    • Open to the public, no booking required
    • Organiser: Te Whare O Manaaki Tangata Trust
  • Ngā Manu Kōrero Regionals Te Matau a Māui

    • Date: 30 June 2017

    Support your regional Ngā Manu Kōrero Regional contest.

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    • Open to the public, no booking required
    • Organiser: Taradale High School
  • Matariki Team Up to Clean Up Day

    • Date: 30 June 2017
    • Time: 8.15am – 1.15pm

    Keeping our environment clean is important. Team Up to Clean Up Kaupapa around promoting Māori Hauora

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    • Open to the public, no booking required
    • Organiser: Manukau Insitute of Techonolgy

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