This amazing kaupapa is coming to Ngāruahine and open to the whole community.  It is a great opportunity for whānau to learn, share and reintroduce culture concepts and practices of Māori marakai (food gardens) for the whānau, marae or hapū.

The course is designed for people who are:

  • Practically motivated people and want to grow organic food for whānau or whānau whānui
  • Wanting to deepen knowledge of mauri-rich food, whenua and rongoa
  • Want to re-establish food sovereignty in South Taranaki

To enrol or make enquiries contact Pounamu Skelton (p) 027 204 5561 or (e)

Course details:

Tutor:              Pounamu Skelton (Ngāti Ruanui/Taranaki Iwi/Te Atiawa/Ngāti    Raukawa)

Course:            Kai Oranga Level 4

Cost:                Free

Duration:         18 weeks

Begins:            Early August – 10 December 2019

Frequency:      Weekly class and five monthly wānanga

Age:                16 years+