Events

Rangatahi to represent communities in basketball

Rangatahi to represent communities in basketball

A rangatahi 3×3 basketball tournament is open for registrations and is led by youth, for youth. Facilitated by Antony Williams of Tuara ki Rise, a youth service under Te Waiariki Purea Trust, the tournament will be held at Toi Ohomai Recreation Centre...
Te Arawa Games dates announced

Te Arawa Games dates announced

Fun, festivities and whānaungatanga – all synonymous with Te Arawa Games is set to return next year. Organisers, Te Papa Takaro o Te Arawa have announced the games will be held on 5 March to 24 March. Last year saw Ngati Rangiwewehi host the event...
Maketu Hauora dedicates new facility 

Maketu Hauora dedicates new facility 

The sun shone brightly on the dedication of the new Maketu Health and Social Services facility. With a large crowd of Maketu residents looking on, the Minister for Māori Development, the Honourable Te Ururoa Flavell, unveiled the dedication plaque and...
Te Arawa Awards 2016

Te Arawa Awards 2016

“Tohi ki te ahi Rū-ā-Nuku, whano koe, tūngaengae!” Nominations for the Te Arawa Awards 2016 are now open! For over 22 years, Te Papa Tākaro o Te Arawa has provided the opportunity to celebrate excellence in sport, the arts, academic achievement...

World Suicide Prevention Conference coming in June

Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Pikiao Trust will host to the World Indigenous Suicide Prevention Conference from 1-3 June 2016 in Rotorua. There are still tickets available – for more information click here.
Indigenous Youth Summit – Competition to attend free

Indigenous Youth Summit – Competition to attend free

The Indigenous Youth Summit will be held in tandem with the World Suicide Indigenous Conference. For those wanting to bring rangatahi aged between 15-25 years to the “Indigenous Youth Summit,” but can’t afford it there is a awesome...
Te Arawa Games 2016 Ancestral Games #TAG16

Te Arawa Games 2016 Ancestral Games #TAG16

Te Arawa Games 2016 #TAG16 will be held on March 18-20th, hosted by Ngati Rangiwewehi. To register click here. All registrations are to be completed online and will be open from February 26th 2016. See below the list of Sports Codes for this years Games:...
Registrations now open for International Suicide Prevention Conference

Registrations now open for International Suicide Prevention Conference

The upcoming ‘Turamarama ki te Ora  – Transforming Indigenous Communities’ conference is now open for registrations. The conference aims to provide positive learning with the aim of transforming indigenous communities through cultural recognition...
Te Arawa Ki o Rahi Challenge 2015

Te Arawa Ki o Rahi Challenge 2015

Te Papa Tākaro o Te Arawa will be hosting the Te Arawa Ki o Rahi Challenge.  This is a 5 week Open Mixed ripper tag competition starting Monday 16th November 2015. If you, or other whānau are interested in registering a team please make contact with...
Te Arawa Award Winners Announced

Te Arawa Award Winners Announced

Over 300 attended the Te Arawa Awards recently as Te Papa Takaro celebrated excellence in sport, cultural activities, service to the community, academia and positive contribution to whānau, hapū, iwi and marae. “We had so many nominations from...