Ancestral founding story of Whakatāne comes to lifePublished date : Thu, 29 October 2020 11:56 AM
A new virtual reality project lets users experience Whakatāne’s founding ancestral story, by virtually taking them inside the Ngāti Awa Wharenui – Mataatua. The Mataatua VR experience will remain permanently in Whakatāne, with planning underway to educate and inspire local rangatahi further so they can continue to create and tell their own stories via new mediums.
Mataatua Virtual Reality ProjectPublished date : Mon, 19 October 2020 05:15 PM
Ancestral founding story of Whakatāne comes to life in virtual reality experience. The ‘Mataatua VR’ project launches this Thursday at a free event in Whakatāne
COVID-19 response: Tuesday 6 OctoberPublished date : Tue, 06 October 2020 05:06 PM
Latest COVID-19 update: The Prime Minister announced yesterday that Auckland will move to Alert Level 1 from 11.59pm on Wednesday 7 October.
Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi award Honorary Doctorates to distinguished Māori leadersPublished date : Tue, 06 October 2020 12:02 PM
Respected Māori leaders in their fields have today been awarded Honorary Doctorates of Philosophy in Māori Development by Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi, for outstanding academic achievement, and endeavours over a lifetime.
Eastern Bay of Plenty New Zealand Police sign up to learn te reo MāoriPublished date : Tue, 29 September 2020 04:57 PM
Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi is pleased to welcome New Zealand Police members from the Eastern Bay of Plenty to its Te Pōkaitahi Reo programme
Graduation Update, 19 September 2020Published date : Sat, 19 September 2020 04:46 PM
The Council of Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi has made the decision to cancel our 2020 graduation ceremony for all Masters, undergraduate and pre-degree programmes.
COVID news: Hardship Fund for Learners (HAFL)Published date : Mon, 07 September 2020 02:07 PM
The purpose of this fund is to provide temporary financial assistance for students who are facing hardship due to the impacts of COVID-19
Research uncovers the story of Rua Kēnana and the last armed invasion of the NZ WarsPublished date : Wed, 02 September 2020 01:56 PM
“This research records the Iharaira, Maungapōhatu and Rua Kēnana story after 103 years of one-sided storytelling,”