August Pānui, 2020 August 2020

Hui ā Tau 2020: Join us online

Hui ā Tau 2020: Join us online

This year, in light of Covid-19 and the accompanying impacts, the Hui ā Tau/AGM for the Ngāti Apa ki te Rā Tō Trusts is to be held online by way of a Zoom webinar. 

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Trustee election

Commencing August 14, 2020, iwi members have the opportunity to vote for two (2) Puaha te Rangi hapū Trustee positions on the Ngāti Apa ki te Rā Tō Trusts. 

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In loving memory

In loving memory

Sometimes the most painful things one needs to do in life are the very things you know you have to do. 

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From the deputy chair

From the deputy chair

This is a happy and sad occasion for me, as I write my final piece for the pānui in my capacity as a Trustee of Ngāti Apa Ki Te Rā Tō. 

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Mana Rangatahi 2020 vlog series

A video blog, or vlog, series has been released recently to give an insight into Mana Rangatahi Summer 2020. 

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Off to kura

Off to kura

Aw, look at these tamariki mā. Rā Whānau to our latest 5-year-olds. Te Oranga Nelson, daughter of Karl Nelson and Mihi Wineera, and mokopuna of Terry and Brenda Nelson (nee Hemi) and mokopuna tuarua of Eruera (Inky) and Te Oranga (Girlie) Hemi, started kura at Aranui Primary School in Castlecliff, Whanganui in July. Pretty neat to see her wearing her Ngāti Apa ki te Rā Tō backpack. Also, a big Happy Birthday to Quiana Pember, daughter of Kristen Matthews and granddaughter of Elizabeth Matthews (nee Warrington). Sending best wishes to Upper Hutt. And in Lower Hutt, we have Hinekura Kingi, daughter of Tawheti Kingi – hope school is going well for you Hinekura. Ngāti Apa ki te Rā Tō is proud to offer all registered members turning 5 a little helping hand when they start school with an Education Starter Pack. Make sure your tamariki or moko is registered so they don’t miss out.

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Education profiles

Keri Mahuika and Marissa Pene were among 27 recipients awarded a Ngāti Apa ki te Rā Tō Trust Education Grant in the 2019 round. It’s great to hear from whānau and what they are up to 

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New Whānau Ora Navigator for Te Tauihu

New Whānau Ora Navigator for Te Tauihu

One of the outcomes of the combined Te Tauihu iwi Covid-19 response and ongoing mahi is the establishment of a new role to support whānau. We are pleased to introduce you to new Whānau Ora Navigator and whanaunga, Cliff Saxton, who will be working with whānau of ngā Iwi o Te Tauihu. Cliff is based at the Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Kuia office in Whakatū. 

Over to Cliff …

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