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Toi Tū Te Wā - Workshop

Friday 07 June




Fri 07 June, 9:30-14:30


Makahae Marae, 20 Te Kahika Road, Te Puke

Come join the Toi Tū Te Wā workshop for rangatahi, to develop your musical talent and gain a better understanding of the Matariki kaupapa. 

Tawaroa and Puawai are public figures and members of Maimoa Music, Aotearoa’s premiere kaupapa Māori band. Our guests have amazing stories to share about their journey and careers in media, music and kaupapa Māori.

Workshop themes

  • Mana: Taking pride and leadership in yourself and your identity
  • Media: Māori in media and channels for expression
  • Music: Māori music development and the industry
  • Matariki: Local traditions and learning opportunities

Our guests will lead two workshops from 9.30am-2.30pm, targeted at rangatahi/taiohi (8-12yrs and 13-18yrs) to develop confidence, media knowledge and musical abilities through engaging activities and presentations of their mahi as well as Q&A sessions.

Participants will have an opportunity to engage and interact with each other while gaining a better understanding of Matariki kaupapa lead by local iwi sharing knowledge and tikanga of the region.