Monthly Archives: September 2017


Tuiti Makitanara (Sweet MacDonald) 8/8/1874 – 24/6/1932

By |2017-09-20T18:39:23+12:00September 18th, 2017|Categories: Pānui|

  As we head into the 2017 General Election, we thought it was timely to look back at our own Member of Parliament – Tuiti Makitanara or Sweet MacDonald as he was known.  Born at Havelock, Marlborough, on 8th August 1874 Tuiti was the second child and eldest son of Teoti (George) MacDonald and Rina Puhipuhi [...]