Ngaruahine will be sending a contingent of kapa haka and sports roopu to Waverley for the Taranaki Tu Mai Festival being hosted by Nga Rauru. This is an opportunity for Taranaki whanui to come together with Hakinakina, Kapa Haka, Wananga, to celebrate Taranakitanga, Whanaungatanga and Whakapapa.
Hakinakina includes duathlon, golf, tennis, rugby, touch, league, netball, kaumatua and kuia activities
Kapa Haka involves compulsory waiata – Whakawaiwai ana. Whakataetae and Ngahau.
Wananga on Reo and Waiata
Registration Fee is $5 pp which includes entry to sports and hangi on Sunday. T-Shirts are available for $30
For more information please visit Te Kaahui o Rauru’s website www.ngarauru.org.nz
Ngaruahine has set up a dedicated Facebook page so whanau can have input, gather info and watch kapa haka videos. The facebook page is called “Ngaruahine – Taranaki Tu Mai 2013”