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Pasifika @ Hayman Park

We were curious to see how Pasifika 2015 would fare out south, thanks to the Queensland Fruit Fly. In case you didn’t know, the famous festival had to move from it’s original home of Western Springs in central Auckland to Hayman Park in Manukau. 32 more words

Movement

Showcase: Paula Hay

In honour of WellyED’s launch event tomorrow – educampwelly whoot whoot! – we’re showcasing our hostess with the mostest: amazing St Mary’s College HOD Science Paula Hay. 460 more words

A CHAT WITH… BRYAN WEBB

Bryan Webb, an Assembly of God missionary, has been residing in Vanuatu for more than fifteen years. In his two books, ‘Hungry Devils’ and ‘The Sons of Cannibals’, he relates his experiences of living in a foreign land, giving readers a fascinating account of front line missions. 894 more words

Pacific Islands Literature

‘KON-TIKI: ACROSS THE PACIFIC IN A RAFT’ BY THOR HEYERDAHL

‘Kon-Tiki: Across the Pacific in a Raft’ is a record of Thor Heyerdahl’s three-month-long voyage through the Pacific Ocean, penned by the explorer himself.

Summary… 582 more words

Pacific Islands Literature

Isaac Ross: Off the farm onto the field

I was born a country kid into a rural lifestyle in the early 80s, in a small town by the name of Ashburton.  Born with a grain shovel in my hand on a family farm, alongside bulk cartage and storage transport companies.  1,136 more words

Pasifika

'AITU' Cult Couture by Lindah Lepou

Last weekend I had the pleasure to see Lindah Lepou’s Cult Couture ‘AITU’, a fusion of creative fashion and contemporary Pasifika music and dance. We waited in darkness as smoke machines and dark red lighting set a portentous atmosphere. 551 more words

Fashion

Loan Sharks: Need a huge Mark Hunt uppercut!

I’ve been wanting to write something about this for awhile and having recently watched a news clip from New Zealand’s news channel OneNews about Samoan funeral bills up to six times more then average… 895 more words

Pasifika