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Te Matatini 2019 Venue

Te Matatini 2019 Venue  With the hugely successful event and celebration that was the Kapa Haka National Festival 2017 Te Kahu o Te Amorangi, Te Matatini shares in the immense...

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Te Matatini 2017 Results

Whāngārā Mai Tawhiti is the overall champion of Te Matatini 2017.   The announcement was made at the national kapa haka festival in Hastings, after four days of competition among 47 teams.   The East...

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Local and national personalities are setting the stage for Te Matatini 2017

Local and national personalities are setting the stage for Te Matatini 2017. The performances of 47 kapa haka at the national festival will be managed by Piki Thomas, who is the...

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Celebrating Te Matatini with Ngāti Kahungunu

Celebrating Te Matatini with Ngāti Kahungunu Te Matatini is pleased to support Kahungunu-led initiatives as part of the national festival in Hastings, Feb 22 – 26, 2017. Ngāti Kahungunu has planned a...

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Kapa Haka Ki Kahungunu – Māori Cultural Performance within Ngāti Kahungunu

Kapa Haka Ki Kahungunu – Māori Cultural Performance within Ngāti Kahungunu Kapa haka has a long and proud history in the Takitimu-Hawkes Bay region. This includes the iconic tribal haka, Tika Tonu....

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He Oranga Me Te Ohanga – Investing In Kapa Haka

He Oranga Me Te Ohanga – Investing In Kapa Haka * * Te Matatini aims to attract new investment in kapa haka from the public and private sector.   The organisation is collecting data...

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Te Reo Tāwhiri ki ngā Kuia, Koroua – Welcoming the elderly

Te Reo Tāwhiri ki ngā Kuia, Koroua – Welcoming the elderly   Te Matatini and Ngāti Kahungunu hosts, Te Kahu o Te Amorangi, will provide a range of services for kaumātua at...

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High Demand for VIP Treatment at Te Matatini Festival

High Demand for VIP Treatment at Te Matatini Festival   Te Matatini is pleased to support Kahungunu-led initiatives as part of the national festival in Hastings, Feb 22 – 26, 2017.   This includes...

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He Rau Mahara - Preserving The History Of Te Matatini

He Rau Mahara - Preserving The History Of Te Matatini Te Matatini is undertaking a major project to preserve the history of the festival.   This will include capturing and archiving all footage,...

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Te Kuraroa withdraws from Te Matatini 2017

*Te Kuraroa withdraws from Te Matatini 2017*   An Australian kapa haka, Te Kuraroa, has withdrawn from Te Matatini 2017. The pan tribal group from Western Australia was unable to field a full...

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