Monthly Archives: November 2018


Nick’s Kōrero

By |2018-11-26T17:18:22+13:00November 26th, 2018|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

Kia ora koutou, We had a fantastic day at Te Ipukarea on Saturday.  Thanks to a great team effort, we emerged the overall winners taking home the Whakaihuwaka trophy.  Our tamariki played very well, winning two trophies in their section; Whutupaoro (Football) and Netipaoro (Netball).  Special thanks to Janis de Thierry who was the driving [...]

Nick’s Kōrero

By |2018-11-15T14:57:53+13:00November 15th, 2018|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

Kia ora koutou, Aroha mai about the delay between blogs. I would like to acknowledge the passing of Paul Macdonald.  I had only met him a few times but his sense of humour and his strong views on the significance of Te Pokohiwi to Rangitāne o Wairau and this region were things I will remember. [...]