te Reo Puanga

Manu Kōrero

We are continuing the Te Reo initiative that was started in 2008, 2009, 2010, and was a great success. Run along side the annual Puanga Festival.

kaimahi - Puanga 2014

Puanga kaimahi

We truly appreciate all the efforts of our kaimahi, from parents, teachers, volunteers, student and every other role that was filled by the committed people of the wider Taranaki community.

Tūtū Kā’ika Te Reo

Tūtū Kā’ika Te Reo results – 2014

This year boasted over 70 contestants for the Tūtū Kā’ika Te Reo competition, needless to say it was a huge success and proved very popular with W’anau. Participants ranged from under 13″s to Open Seniors.

Te Korimako

Keep an ear out for 94.8fm as the Taranaki Puanga festival will be broadcast by one of our sponsors. . . Te Korimako!

Ma Te Reo Puanga Sponsorship

Ma Te Reo

Sponsorship 2014 supporting community-originated projects that increase language use, proficiency and strengthen the ability of communities to lead language regeneration.

Taonga kōrero

Kapahaka Under 13s TIRA – E Kuia Maa, E Koro Maa (Unity) This Taonga represents the unity of our elders… Our Kuia (Elderly Women) and Koro (Elderly Men).. The Moko represent Taha Tane the right hand side of an individual’s Body and Taha Wahine…the female side of an individual’s body…the Male moko is called a […]