Monthly Archives: October 2018


He Aituā!

By |2018-10-30T16:01:39+13:00October 30th, 2018|Categories: Pānui|

Taku manawa e kakapa nei! Tākiri ki runga, tākiri ki raro! Ko taku tau kahurangi kua riro ki Paerau! Tāhanga kau ana ngā tihi whakarongo kōrero, He tohu mate! He tohu aituā! With respect and love, the Trustees wish to announce the sudden passing of Paul de Toma Macdonald, the eldest son of Aunty Marge [...]

Nick’s Kōrero

By |2018-10-24T15:40:43+13:00October 24th, 2018|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

Kia ora koutou,Last week we had a great hui in Heretaunga consulting on the Draft Strategic Plan.  It's interesting that each rohe has a slightly different perspective but similar concerns. Our next consultation hui takes place this weekend in Horowhenua on Saturday, and Te Whanganui a Tara on Sunday, we look forward to seeing you there.It [...]

Nick’s Kōrero

By |2018-10-16T17:19:00+13:00October 16th, 2018|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

Tēnā koutou, We are delighted to welcome Donna Grace today as our new Administration Assistant.  Donna has worked for the last 10 years as a Whānau Ora Navigator in a Mauri Ora role and adds a new perspective to the team.  Donna's previous role focused on reducing health inequalities and improving Māori health gains in [...]

Nick’s Kōrero

By |2018-10-08T17:39:20+13:00October 8th, 2018|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

Kia ora koutou, Aroha mai for the communication lapse last week as I was shifting house and had some pressing work deadlines. Last weekend’s inaugural consultative Strategy hui in Whakatū and Wairau was, to me, a great success.  Often, Strategy development are referenced by their importance to the development of business plans and budgets.  The [...]