Manu Huruhuru Wānanga

2 October 2018

Learn how to pelt the feathers of native birds for use of Korowai (cloaks). The Department of Conservation receives dead native birds from members of the public and stores these to be used in the making of Korowai. This workshop is an opportunity for skilled practitioners in this art to share their knowledge with the community.

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The Great War Exhibition Invites You - Maori in The Great War

19 June 2016

Please see our flyer with additional information attached. If you are able to pass on this information to those who may be interested that would be greatly appreciated.

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You are invited to attend this significant event

19 June 2016

You are invited to attend this significant event: The Arts Council has had a significant part to play in this project over the past few years.

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Wellington Gluten Free Food & Allergy Show Copy

25 February 2016

NZ's only exhibition dedicated to bringing you ideas and solutions for a wide range of allergy and intolerance issues. Whether you have food, skin or respiratory issues - you'll find everything you need under the one roof.

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Whats happening this Saturday?

23 February 2016

Checkout the flyers on this news item to see everything that is going on at HOngoeka this Saturday.

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Toi Hongoeka 2016

22 February 2016

Toi @ Hongoeka is an exhibition of artworks by seventeen Māori artists local to Te Upoko o te ika – from Wellington to the Kapiti Coast.

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Bishop of Wellington - The Right Reverend Justin Duckworth - to visit Hongoeka Marae this Sunday 7 February 9:30am powhiri

3 February 2016

As part of Waitangi Day Celebrations the Pauatahanui Anglican Church are undertaking a Parish walk from Hongoeka back to St Andrew's Church in Plimmerton.

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30 January 2016

The tour will recount stories of the Ngāti Toa Rangatira chiefs Te Rangihaeata and his uncle Te Rauparaha, particularly focussing on the Porirua and Kapiti areas. We will visiti sites of historic interest, recounting stories of the settlement of Ngati Toa in these areas, including the relevance these sites had in the past and continue to have in the present day.

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Kaumatua's Got Talent

10 November 2015

Paania at Hauiti marae is organising tickets for a "Kaumatua's got Talent" event Dec 7th at the Porirua Club. I don't yet know what time. Tickets cost $10 each, but are in high demand. Paania has allocated 10 tickets to Hongoeka but says they are for the over 50s only.

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Para Kore programme

6 October 2015

Wananga Para Kore ki Porirua
Horouta Marae, 9am – 2pm Sunday 18 October 2015
Para Kore values are whakapapa, manaakitanga, māramatanga and kaitiakitanga

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Auntie Pat book launch at Te Papa with our Puna Reo tamariki.

14 September 2015

The Rūnanga would like to acknowledge and congratulate Patricia Grace on the launch of her book Haka (English version) and Whiti te Ra (te reo version).

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All Blacks visit Hongoeka Marae

1 September 2015

Last night was a very special night for both Hongoeka, Ngati Toa Rangatira and the All Blacks.

The All Blacks will travel to the Rugby World Cup with a fresh understanding of the haka and what it means to be a New Zealander following a special visit to our marae last night.

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Matariki Celebrations 2015

1 July 2015

Checkout this pictures of whanau from Hongoeka's Matariki celebrations in June.

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Department of Conservation | Ranger, Partnerships, Wellington

12 May 2015

Are you keen to be part of managing conservation in the Wellington region? Do you enjoy managing processes, and supporting, promoting and enabling others in conservation?

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TOA Waka ama | Registrations OPEN for 2015/2016

8 April 2015

Registrations are now open for 2015/2016 campaign:

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Certificate in Physical and Well Being

8 April 2015

TOA waka ama in conjunction with Te Wananga o Raukawa will be running a 12 week course certificate in Physical and Well Being.

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Rangatahi Field Camp | Mana Island 7 – 11 April 2015

20 March 2015

Birds New Zealand, Friends of Mana Island and Ngāti Toa Rangatira are offering a rangatahi the opportunity to take part in a "Rangatahi Field Camp" on Mana Island.

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Autumn 2015 season, Ngā Toi | Arts Te Papa

18 March 2015

Te Runanga o Toa Rangatira are proud to announce that the autumn season of Ngā Toi | Arts Te Papa will include a Ngati Toa exhibition entitled ‘He iti whetu’.

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Ngati Toa give history tour

26 February 2015

Ngati Toa Rangatira hosted a post-Treaty settlement tour of our tribal area - and the buses were booked out by elderly Pākehā folk.

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Ngāti Toa win Men’s Māori Basketball Championships final

9 February 2015

It was a great start for Waikato-Tainui heading into the match. However, Ngāti Toa, runners-up at last year’s tournament showed that they weren't about to repeat last year’s mistakes

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Canadian 7's team visit Hongoeka

1 February 2015

Hongoeka Marae proudly hosted the Canadian Sevens team yesterday.

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Read Miriama's story

30 January 2015

Read Miriama's story on the latest Kumara Vine out today

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The Treasury visit Hongoeka

29 January 2015

An exciting relationship between Ngati Toa Rangatira and the Treasury is looking to be developed with an initial hui held at Hongoeka to introduce senior leadership teams and start the process of developing meaningful korero.

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Te Rākau Theatre: The Ragged

13 January 2015

Te Rākau Theatre’s tale of settlers, Māori, and the New Zealand Company brings 1840s Wellington to life. The Ragged is the first of four plays in The underTOW series, which gives a kaupapa Māori perspective to Wellington’s past, present, and future.

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An encounter with Maori writer Patricia Grace

3 December 2014

Read this great article about Aunty Pat in Indonesia

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