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Kapa haka group

Kapa haka group

This kapa hapa (traditional Māori performing arts) group includes children from Waimana School. They were performing at the Te Hui Ahurei a Tūhoe festival at Rūātoki in 2003. This two-yearly event plays an important part in connecting young Tūhoe people to their culture.

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Malcolm McKinnon, 'Bay of Plenty places - Urewera lowland settlements', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 16 April 2024)

Story by Malcolm McKinnon, updated 1 Jul 2015