Monthly Archives: September 2018


Nick’s Kōrero

By |2018-09-24T14:34:15+12:00September 24th, 2018|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

Tēnā koutou, Last week we spent time with our auditors, BDO, finalising and reviewing last years financials. We had a great day in the maara kai yesterday.  The weather was beautiful and we started planting some of the more frost sensitive plants. Chillis and tomatoes were planted in the glasshouse with courgettes, potatoes and more [...]

Nick’s Kōrero

By |2018-09-18T12:18:15+12:00September 18th, 2018|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

Kia ora koutou, We are looking forward to things settling down in the office now after our Te Wiki o te Reo Māori events.  I would like to thank Jodie, Deedee and Madelene for their hard mahi and enthusiasm which carried us through a very busy few weeks. Te Pātaka o Wairau Māori Night Market [...]

Nick’s Kōrero

By |2018-09-11T13:40:40+12:00September 11th, 2018|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

Kia ora koutou, We have had a very “eventful” start for Te Wiki o te Teo Māori.  On Sunday around 60 whānau attended the launch of our language and cultural revitalisation strategy Tangata Rau, Reo Kotahi.  Our special guests Scotty and Stacey Morrison spoke about their reo journey together with their whānau and how they use [...]

Nick’s Kōrero

By |2018-09-04T11:52:53+12:00September 4th, 2018|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

Nick Chin, Lauree White, Cruz Tuhimata, Sarah Lee, Jodie Palatchie and Wendy Hynes. Kia ora koutou, Last week our kaumātua travelled from Te Tau Ihu and Levin to Wellington.  Despite dodgy weather on Wednesday, the event was a great success. We had a fantastic dinner with Trustee Jeremy MacLeod as MC and there was singing [...]