Taonga o Aotearoa Poster
Large PosterPoster size in millimetres: 595 x 840Featuring illustrations by Erin Forsyth, large A1 poster of 29 precious treasures from Aotearoa. Each species is labelled with its Scientific (Latin), te reo Māori and English name, as well as their conservation status. Your purchase helps support Predator Free NZ - a private charitable organisation established to “encourage, support and connect New Zealanders in their efforts to control and eradicate introduced predators including rats…
I am neither Māori nor Kiwi, so this presentation is an outsider’s summary of New Zealand’s awesome Māori culture, particularly its language. Comments are welc…
Māori harvesting seasons
The traditional food economy was based around the different seasons, as shown by this chart. Māori needed a complex understanding of the natural world to maximise harvesting.
Make a Manu Tukutuku (kite) — Kids Greening Taupo | Learning Through Nature
Manu means both bird and kite, tukutuku refers to winding out the line. Kites were flown to celebrate the start of the Māori New Year, when Matariki (the Pleiades) appeared in the mid-winter night sky. You can make your own manu tukutuku using natural resources from your backyard. You co
Whānau Roopū Minutes - Thanks Haley!
Te Roopū whanau minutes 12 March - 2015 Whanau arrived between 5.35 and 6.10 Rosie started with karakia - then we had a kai Whanau members present Whaea Georgie Ebs Rosie Whaea meta Ropes Vanessa Tarn Jahnke Sha Tuti and Tanya Katene Bevan Jo Haley Nic Apologies Shiree Bedford (Seamstress) Jayden’s Mum (Helen) Marisha 6:00 start karakia by Ropes Minutes read by Nic Election of Officers Chairperson Secretary Treasurer Committee Members ( All those present) General Business Chairperson…