Manawhenua Ki Waitaha

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​​Kia whakakotahi te hoe o te waka

We Paddle Our Waka As One

Tihei Mauri Ora!

Ka tū tonu ahau ki te Manawhenua o Waitaha.
Ka titiro atu ki ka mauka kōrero o kā hapū maha.
Mai i Kaikōura, Tūāhuriri, whiti atu ki Wheke, Koukourārata,
tae atu rā ki Wairewa, Ōnuku, tae noa ki Taumutu.
He mihi nunui tēnei ki a koutou kua tatū mai nei ki te rohe o Kāi Tahu, Kāti Māmoe me Waitaha hoki. Ka maumahara mātou ki a rātou
kua mene atu ki te ao wairua,
ki te ao mamae kore.
Nō rerira, āpiti hono, tātai hono, koutou te huka mate ki a koutou.
Āpiti hono tātai hono, tātou te huka ora ki a tātou, tēnā ra koutou katoa.

I sneeze, tis the breath of life!
I stand upon the prestigious filled land of Waitaha. I gaze upon the talking mountains of the many sub tribes. From Kaikoura to Tūāhuriri rising up to Wheke and Koukourarata to Wairewa and Ōnuku and finally to Taumutu.
This is a greeting to you who have settled in the region of Kai Tahu, Kati Mamoe and Waitaha descendants. We remember those who have departed to the spiritual world, to the world of no more pain.
Therefore, let you of the living dead be joined to each other. Let us of the living be joined to the world of the living, greetings to you all.

 

Whakataukī Proverb

Tino Rangatiratanga – Mō tātou, ā, mō kā uri a muri ake nei!

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I puta mai i tēnei whakataukī, ngā moemoea o ngā tipuranga o Ngāi Tahu e heke mai nei. Mai tēnei whakataukī ka puta, he tirohanga whakamua o te iwi, "Ko Ngāi Tahu, rua mano rua tekau ma rima".

 

 

Representatives  

​​Te Rūnanga o Kaikōura Trustee​Jaana Kahu
​Te Ngāi Tūāhuriri Rūnanga Trustee​​Michelle Turrall
Ōnuku Rūnanga Trustee ​Wendy Dallas-Katoa
Ōnuku Rūnanga Alternate ​Ngāio Tuari
​Te Taumutu Rūnanga Trustee​Toriana Hunt
​Te Hapū o Ngāti Wheke Trustee​Christina Henderson
​Te Hapū o Ngāti Wheke Alternate​Tumanako Stone-Howard
Te Rūnanga o Koukourārata Trustee ​Ngaire Briggs
Te Rūnanga o Koukourārata AlternateElizabeth Cunningham​
​Wairewa Rūnanga Trustee​Ana Rolleston
​Wairewa Rūnanga Alternate​Maire Kipa

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Trustee Board - meeting minutes

Minutes - 17 July 2018

Minutes - 19 June 2018

Minutes - 15 May 2018

Minutes - 17 April 2018

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He Panui tenei te nau mai

Haere mai kei te hui–a–tau o Manawhenua Ki Waitaha Charitable Trust. Trustees formally invite you and extend a warm invitation to whanaunga. The hui will be held:

​Venue:​Te Whare o Te Waipounamu, Aoraki Room15 Show Place, Addington, Christchurch
Date:  ​Tuesday, 16th October 2018
Time: ​Starting at 10.30am
Kaupapa: ​Elect Officers Share Our Achievements

 

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Papatipu Rūnanga ​

Te Ngāi Tūāhuriri Rūnanga

Te Rūnanga o Kaikōura

Te Hapū o Ngāti Wheke

Te Rūnanga o Koukourārata

Wairewa Rūnanga

Ōnuku Rūnanga.

TeTaumutu Rūnanga

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Page last reviewed: 07 September 2018
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