September Pānui, 2015

16/9/2015

Noticeboard

NEXT iwi WĀNANGA 16TH – 18TH OCTOBER ROTOITI

Participating in our iwi wānanga is a great way to learn about our Ngāti Apa ki te Rā Tō cultural identity, our history, our customs and our unique connection to the whenua.

The iwi wānanga is also an excellent way to make connections with your whanaunga.

The wānanga will be delivered in both Māori and English and is suitable for all age groups and learning levels.

Spaces are limited and limited travel assistance is available. Please register your interest by emailing registrations@ngatiapakiterato.iwi.nz before 8th October or Freephone 0800 578900.

 

WHĀNAU DAY LOST PROPERTY

We have a number of lost property items from the whānau weekend and AGM of 29 & 30 August. A number of pairs of shoes for all ages and a sweat shirt were left behind. If any other the items belong to you, please contact us at office@ngatiapakiterato.iwi.nz or Freephone 0800 578900.

WE NEED YOU

We need your help to make sure we have the correct contact details for you and your whānau. It’s important that our iwi database is kept up-to-date so we can keep you connected and informed about the exciting things that are happening in your iwi. If you have moved or changed your email address or phone numbers, please let us know of the changes so we can update your membership file.

Either email registrations@ngatiapakiterato.iwi.nz or call us on Freephone 0800 578900.

NAME OUR NEW QUARTERLY NEWSLETTER

Now that our monthly Pānui is being delivered regularly, we have turned our attention to creating a printed Quarterly Newsletter. The first one is due out in November. The aim of the monthly Pānui is to keep you up to date with the latest news & information, and with what’s happening or coming up each month. The Quarterly Newsletter will fully report on what’s happened and provide you with more information, in more detail.

We’re looking for a name for the Quarterly Newsletter, so please put your thinking caps on and send us your recommendations to comms@ngatiapakiterato.iwi.nz.

2016 WAITANGI DAY FUND

In 2016, the Government’s annual Commemorating Waitangi Day Fund will again support events that commemorate the signing of the Treaty and promote nation and community building.

You can apply to the fund for events that are themed on the commemoration of the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi, and that:

  • Promote nation and community building
  • Encourage wide community participation
  • Promote a cultural experience; and
  • Take place on or near Waitangi Day (February 6).

Applications for grants for next year’s Waitangi day events close on Monday 21 September 2015.

Further information can be found here:
http://www.mch.govt.nz/funding-nz-culture/ministry-grants-awards/commemorating-waitangi-day-fund

Enquiries about the fund can be made to Matariki Williams or Kartini Havell
on (04) 499 4229.

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