Lets Talk Tuia - Ngati Hei Kuia - Te Powhiri Wananga No.4

Discussions with Raukawa Balsom & Patricia MacDonald - Growing up in both worlds
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. 

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