Our Turanga Kaumātua meet between 10am and 12pm every Thursday at Māranga Mai, 1 Rata Street, Te Awaroa.
The main objectives of this initiative are;
This is the Programme for April 2018 (The set programme is subject to change and priority will be given to the immediate needs of the attending Kaumātua)
Whaiinga/Objective of this sequence of learning;
The offsite event (on the last Thursday of the month) for this learning is a visit to Papakānui with a krero on the historic and arahaelogical significance from Greg Smith
During the month Kaumātua will be invited to attend and participate in events, hui and training with Ngā Maunga Whakahii o Kaipara Kaimahi to help develop their understanding of the business and to practice their learned skills.
Our Nohoanga Kaumātua is lead by elected representative Heta Tobin. The Nohoanga Kaumātua meet between 10am and 2pm once a quarter at Māranga Mai, 1 Rata Street, Te Awaroa.
The Nohoanga Kaumatua are self-selected members who are acknowledged as people with expertise in te reo ake me nga tikanga o Ngāti Whātua o Kaipara and have good standing within the 5 Marae.
The Nohoanga Kaumatua will consider any matters referred to it from the Ngā Maunga Whakahii o Kaipara Development Trust Board and will make recommendations to the Trustees which are recorded in the meeting minutes and reported back at the monthly Board Hui. The current Secretary is Dianne Clarke. See our events Calendar for hui dates. Copies of meeting minutes and templates will be uploaded soon.
All whānau are welcome to attend but only Nohoanga Kaumātua members may speak or vote at the hui. The next hui is SATURDAY 26 MAY 2018