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Posts Tagged ‘Te Whare o Te Waipounamu’

Looking to the Future

In November 2017 Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu elected its first female kaiwhakahaere to head its tribal board, which represents the 18 Papatipu Rūnanga of Ngāi Tahu. The appointment of Lisa Tumahai comes amidst a wave of change that is seeing increasing numbers of wāhine in top jobs throughout Aotearoa. TE KARAKA caught up with Lisa to talk about leadership and her vision for the next 20 years.

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Tāku Kupu ki te Ao

We’re starting here because this was one of the first places where Māori and Pākehā met regularly in Christchurch,” Joseph says on the brick forecourt of Victoria Square. “This used to be known as Market Square, and it’s where Ngāi Tūāhuriri came to sell various goods to the early settlers.

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Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu relocates

Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu has moved to new premises at: Te Whare o Te Waipounamu 15 Show Place Addington Christchurch 8024 Our postal address remains the same: Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu, P.O. Box 13 046, Christchurch 8141 The move to Te Whare o Te Waipounamu signals the coming together of all Ngāi Tahu…

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