Archive for January, 2010
Te Reo O Te Tai Tokerau is once again bringing you live coverage of Waitangi 2010.
It is the 70th anniversary of the taonga waka taua Nga Toki Matawhaorua of Pewhairangi which has been refurbished by tohunga Waka Builder and Navigator Heke-nuku-mai-nga-iwi Puhipi (Hector Busby). Also returning to Waitangi after 70 years is Nga Toki Matawhaorua of Otaua. This too was refurbished by Hector Busby.
So tune in to find out what’s happening and to listen to all the korero
Here’s a link to the treaty grounds and whats happening there
A great time was had by all the whanau that came down to the festival. It was hot not just the bands but the days as well. A big mihi to our kaiwaiata, runanga, iwi stations, kaimahi and the tamariki for providing a great two days of entertainment. Below is a photo of nga kaiwhakapaoho o te Taitama Tane, Tai Tama Wahine show having a korero live-to-air on Sunday with one of the members of Katchafire.
Katchafire finished off the weekend and had the crowd jahhminn. check out their offical bebo site.
Hua Parakore is a gardening show presented by Michelle Hudson. This week Michelle gives you hints and tips of when to plant using the Maramataka and companion planting carrots, onions, peruperu. Also a Marrow & Tomatoe Relish. Proudly supported by Taitokerau Organic Producers
Can’t make it back to Kaikohekohe for the Ngapuhi Festival then tune in here,
Te Reo o Te Tai Tokerau is broadcasting live from the main stage at Northland College
There will also be live korero & interviews from the Wananga Matauranga
Saturday 30 January 2010 Live from 11.30am -9.00pm
Sunday 31 January 2010 Live from midday til late
Main stage programme can be found at the Ngapuhi Festival 2010 website
Shade Pihema and Monique Makene were the winners of our Ragga Muffin give away. Have fun, enjoy yourselves take lots of water to drink, plenty of sunscreen and let us know how it went.
Congratulations to the winners of our Big Day Out Competition
Alicia Courtney and Alvina Brown both of Moerewa who were tuned in and won tickets. Don’t forget to ring us and let everyone know how it was.
To find out more about the Big Day Out click on the link below