Education Symposium | 21 October 2022 | Whakatū

By |2022-08-18T15:38:54+12:00August 18th, 2022|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

Te Kāhui Mātauranga is a group formed of the eight iwi of Te Tauihu o Te Waka a Māui with the focus on education, specifically the upcoming changes in the school curriculums. The kaupapa aims to support the education sector and practitioners from across Te Tauihu to understand what Māori achieving educational success as Māori [...]

Whānau Maara Kai at Home

By |2022-08-18T15:38:34+12:00August 18th, 2022|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

We have secured further funding through Te Pūtahitanga to deliver the Whānau Maara Kai at Home initiative to our whānau living in Te Waipounamu (South Island).  Whānau will be supplied with their own planter boxes and a starter kit which will include everything you need to get your maara kai up and running. If you are [...]

Kura Reo | Hōngongoi 2022

By |2022-08-18T15:38:09+12:00August 18th, 2022|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

We were thrilled with the turnout for another Rangitāne o Wairau Kura Reo.  What a success! Kura Ririki was introduced as a new kaupapa to Kura Reo o Rangitāne. Facilitated by Wirihana de Thierry-Lukitau, Kura Ririki is a tailored programme that caters for tamariki and rangatahi aged 9-15yrs with medium to higher proficiency te reo [...]

Te Ipukarea – Te Tauihu Inter-Iwi Sports Day

By |2022-08-18T15:37:48+12:00August 18th, 2022|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

We are looking for whānau who would like to represent Rangitāne at Te Ipukarea (Te Tauihu Inter-Iwi Sports Day) on 25-26 November.  Te Ipukarea 2022 will be hosted by Ngāti Toa Rangatira and includes basketball, netball, touch rugby, ki-o-rahi, euchre and golf.  We can register one team per age bracket.  Netball and Ki-o-rahi can have up [...]

Matariki ki Wairau

By |2022-08-18T15:37:35+12:00August 18th, 2022|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

Over one hundred people gathered for our Matariki celebrations at the Wairau Bar, making it one of the largest annual Matariki gatherings hosted by Rangitāne o Wairau. Paora Mackie, Kiley Nepia and Tāne Norton sounded the pūtātara signalling the beginning of the ceremony, followed by karanga, karakia and waiata. We paid tribute to our loved [...]

Rangitāne mourns Richard Bradley

By |2022-08-18T15:37:22+12:00August 18th, 2022|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

Whakawhiti atu, whakawhiti mai, auraki mai ana ko ngā mana whakatiketike i ahau, ko Te Whakamana, ko Tūkauae, ko Te Rerewa, ko Te Heiwi, nā te moenga i a Ngāi Tara, i a Ngāti Māmoe, ko noho ko te waikanaetanga, poua ana ko te mana o Rangitāne ki Te Tau Ihu o Te Waka a [...]

Ipu Ohotata Launch

By |2022-08-18T15:29:20+12:00August 18th, 2022|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

We welcomed our new Ipu Ohotata emergency container to Tuamātene Marae in July.  Through our iwi collaboration of Te Kotahi o Te Tauihu Charitable Trust, Te Tauihu marae are now better equipped to respond should disaster strike.  For Rangitāne o Wairau, General Manager Corey Hebberd said the Ipu Ohotata supplements a wider programme of restoration [...]

Nau mai, haere mai Johny O’Donnell

By |2022-08-15T09:32:35+12:00August 15th, 2022|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

Nau mai, haere mai Johny O'Donnell We’re excited to welcome Johny O’Donnell to our team for the next six months. Johny is contracted to Rangitāne to support us as we embark on the exciting journey of developing a new education and mātauranga strategy for Rangitāne.   There will be opportunities to engage with Johny and [...]

Change of Balance Date

By |2022-06-01T11:58:17+12:00June 1st, 2022|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

Kia ora e te whānau We are writing to update you on a recent decision made by our Trustees and Directors to change the annual balance date for our Trusts (Rangitāne o Wairau Settlement Trust and Te Rūnanga a Rangitāne o Wairau Trust) and Companies (Rangitāne Holdings Ltd and Rangitāne Investments Ltd) from March 31 [...]