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Ngāti Kahungunu

About the region

Rohe Delegate

Hira Huata

Rohe Committee

Ngāti Kahungunu Runanga Arts & Culture Board

Rohe Chairman

NGĀ TOI O KAHUNGUNU

NGĀTI KAHUNGUNU RUNANGA ARTS & CULTURE

KAWENATA – COVENANT

“TŪTIRA MAI NGĀ IWI”

 NGĀ TOI O KAHUNGUNU IS A UNITED FORUM WITHIN KAHUNGUNU TO REPRESENT THE ARTS & CULTURE OF MARAE, HAPŪ, WHĀNAU. 

KO TE MANA TE KUPU

The word is the bond.

Enhance Te Reo Māori and Traditions

KO TE MARAE TE TŪRANGAWAEWAE

Maintain the marae as the traditional home

KO TE WHARE KŌRERO TE KAUPAPA TŌPU RAWA

Self determination through Cultural Foundations


Responsibility to your Rohe:

The Ngāti Kahungunu Runanga Arts and Culture Board serve all art forms throughout the rohe of Ngāti Kahungunu.

It acknowledges the mana of Te Reo Māori, whaikōrero, karanga, wairua, whakapapa, waiata, waiata kori, poi, haka, waiata-ā-ringa, pūoro, ngā mahi toi, visual arts, ngā mahi waka, whakairo, tukutuku, kōwhaiwhai, kanikani, tākaro, and media arts.  It seeks to restore rangatiratanga, reaffirm tikanga Māori and uphold mana Māori within the whānau, hapū and iwi of Ngāti Kahungunu.

The Te Matatini National Delegate represents the voice of kapa haka groups of Ngāti Kahungunu at the National level and feeds back to the Regional Committee.


Rohe boundaries:

Ngāti Kahungunu ki Te Wairoa

Ngāti Kahungunu ki Heretaunga

Ngāti Kahungunu ki Te Wairarapa

The Kahungunu rohe is one of the largest boundaries in the North Island being the third lagest iwi of 65,000 Ngāti Kahungunu. There are 6 taiwhenua – Te Wairoa – Whanganui-ā-Orotu – Heretuanga – Tamatea – Tāmakinui-ā-Rua – Te Wairarapa


Regional Contacts

Hira Huata
Rohe Delegate
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Narelle Huata
Rohe Committee Chairman
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Elizabeth Clarke
Secretary
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Qualifying Teams

The following 4 teams qualified for Te Matatini 2019 in Te Whanganui ā Tara:

  

Te Rerenga Kōtuku

Sheree Spooner

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Te Rangiura o Wairarapa

Irihapeti Roberts

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Matangirau

Parekura Rohe-Belmont

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Te Kapa Haka o Ngāti Ranginui

Charles Rahiri

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