Lets Talk Tuia: Ngati Hei Kuia - Growing up in both worlds

Date: 26th September 2019, 7pm
Venue: Mercury Bay Boating Club 

Discussions with Raukawa Balsom & Patricia MacDonald 

Te Pōwhiri Wānanga No.4:   
Facilitated by Ana MacDonald 

Guided by an interactive kōrero with their audience, cousins Raukawa and Patricia will share their recollections of growing up in their homeland of Wharekaho, Whitianga.  

Through their lived experience, they will describe their and their whānau involvement in the old community, comparing yesteryear and today.   

Thursday 26 September 2019 
Mercury Bay Boating Club (PLEASE NOTE THE VENUE CHANGE) 
90 Buffalo Beach Road, Whitianga. 

Doors open at 6:30pm and start at 7pm 

FREE EVENT - but registration is essential 
Tickets also available at Whitianga Paper Plus 

Let’s talk – Tuia 250: a time to reflect on the past and look forward to the future

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