Ngati Hei Tikanga Programme for Schools

  • Kapa Haka (Traditional Song & Dance) along with Mahi Raranga Wananga (Traditional Maori Weaving Learning Centre) for pupils and staff. An opportunity to learn  cultural protocols, focusing on 'Powhiri' (A traditional welcoming protocol for visitors). They will also have the opportunity to showcase these new found learnings during Te Whanganui o Hei | Mercury Bay's commemorative event in October.


He rae ki te rae, he ihu ki te ihu,
Te hau ka rere, te ha ka tau

A meeting of peoples, a mixing of cultures,
a blending of heritage, a sharing of future