Monthly Archives: July 2018


Nick’s Kōrero

By |2018-07-30T14:05:56+12:00July 30th, 2018|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

Kia ora koutou, I travelled to Nelson last week for my first Regional Intersectoral Forum (RIF) hui.  This is a regular meeting between government departments, local body and iwi representatives.  Items of interest included a new trainee programme which is being rolled out by the Department of Conservation and Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology (NMIT). [...]

Nick’s Kōrero

By |2018-07-23T16:22:05+12:00July 23rd, 2018|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

PHOTO: Richard Hunter sharing his knowledge and expertise with whānau in the maara kai at Tuamātene yesterday. Tēnā koutou, Although it took five adult men several hours to assemble the barbeque, yesterday’s working bee and hui at Tuamātene was very successful.  We discussed the aspirations for the maara kai and planned for our planting day [...]

Nick’s Kōrero

By |2018-07-16T16:53:25+12:00July 16th, 2018|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

    Kia ora koutou, New Zealand Junior White Sox players Mikayla and Caitlyn Lewin (Rangitāne) are currently competing in the Canada Cup tournament in Surrey, British Columbia. The JWSX went down to Delta Heat 4-0, and Chinese Taipei U19’s 8-1, at the weekend. They are set to play Las Vegas Blast today. We wish [...]

Nick’s Kōrero

By |2018-07-02T15:25:12+12:00July 2nd, 2018|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

Kia ora koutou, Just a few comments on events… We are currently auditing our health and safety systems to ensure the safety of participants at our events. As a reminder, we have a portable defibrillator available for Rangitāne o Wairau events which can be organised through the office. We are also currently restocking the first aid [...]