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A challenge to Alan Duff's damaging words

Alan Duff, I find it hard to know where to start. As a mother of two beautiful Māori girls – you have offended my whānau deeply. 2,041 more words

FestPac 2016: Dance Performances

One of my favorite ways to experience another culture is watching traditional dance performances. Every part of the world throughout history has expressed themselves through dance, and the styles of dance can be so unique and specific to a certain place or group of people.  358 more words


Smelly Rotovegas

Rotorua is a small city in the middle of the north island of New Zealand. Known for being a tourist hot spot and for smelling like eggs due to the sulphur in the air, it has always been one of my favourite places to visit. 344 more words

Lifestyle Blog

Te Kupu o Te Wiki – Mōrena (good morning)

Kia ora. To encourage the use of Te Reo Māori we are publishing weekly kupu (words) and phrases that can be used with children.

Kupu (word) 45 more words

New Zealand

Rotoura, NZ. 

After a great night of sleep and being able to sleep it, it was time to get the day started. The plan was to go to Te Puia and Hells Gate….. 558 more words


Tēnei tāku zine tuatahi i te reo Māori.

I titohia ēnei kōrero paki e ngā ngeru

(These stories were composed by cats)

Excerpt: “I haere au ki te hī ika i te puna tūtata i te taha o tōku whare. 36 more words

Art Books / Zines

The pakeha and the Maori

This is an article by Secundus under the heading The pakeha and the Maori and the sub heading “MEDICAL FILE …a doctor remembers.” It appeared in the Palmerston North newspaper in the  seventies. 134 more words