Te Puni Kokiri

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Language preference: Māori English

Whakatāne

58 Commerce Street, Whakatāne 3120

E kore te pātiki e hoki ano ki tōna puehu

The flounder does not go back to the mud it has stirred up (don't look back: don't return to difficulties from which one has escaped)

About us

The Whakatane office is part of the Waikato-Waiariki region of Te Puni Kōkiri. 

Regional Manager

Our regional manager is Rachel Jones.

Events

If you have a Māori event in Whakatane that you wish to promote on this page, please visit Rauika and enter the details.

General enquiries

For all other general enquiries please email us or phone us on 07 307 1057.

Contact us

Our office can be reached via our phone number 07-307-1057 or at tpk.whakatane@tpk.govt.nz.

58 Commerce Street, Whakatāne 3120

PO Box 26, Whakatāne 3158

Tel: 07-307-1057
Fax: 07-307-1033

Local events and updates

Latest events and updates for this section are listed below.

  • Ngā Manu Kōrero Regional Mātaatua

    • Date: 02 June 2017

    Support your regional Ngā Manu Kōrero Regional contest.

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    • Open to the public, no booking required
    • Organiser: Te Wharekura o Mauao
  • 48Hr Live Stream 'Fierce Girls' Animation Hack

    • Date: 12 May 2017 to 14 May 2017
    • Time: 5 PM – 5 PM

    A 48 Hour livestream animation hack focused in bringing together wāhine Māori to develop storylines and characters. LOCATION: Rotorua DATE: 12 - 14 May

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    • Registration required
    • Organiser: Digital Natives Academy
  • Digital Natives Academy - Taniwha Tech

    • Date: 11 May 2017
    • Time: 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm

    1-hour hands-on workshops taking padawan through a range of exercises introducing them to coding, robotics, animation and eSports. LOCATION: Rotorua DATE: Thursday 11 May

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    • Open to the public, no booking required
    • Organiser: Digital Natives Academy
  • Breakfast and Kōrero - Governance in the Māori Technoverse

    • Date: 09 May 2017
    • Time: 7:30 am – 8:30 am

    A discussion about understanding digital tech governance within te ao Māori. LOCATION: Rotorua DATE: Tuesday 09 May

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    • Registration required
    • Organiser: Digital Natives Academy
  • DevMāori 24 Hour LAN

    • Date: 06 May 2017 to 07 May 2017
    • Time: 12 PM – 12 PM

    This 24-hour session is all about understanding the gaming ecosystem from the inside, with a focus on Aotearoa and Māori game devs. LOCATION: Rotorua DATE: Saturday May 06

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    • Registration required
    • Organiser: Digital Natives Academy

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