Ohu Maatu 2018
From 27 - 29 April your whānau and the descendants of the Ngāti Rārua Ātiawa Iwi Trust will gather to celebrate Ohu Maatu 2018, in your homelands in Motueka for a special weekend of reconnecting, learning and celebrating.
Join us for a celebration of the 25th anniversary of the return of our homelands.
- Reconnect with the whānau
- Stay on the marae
- Share your stories and ideas
- Waiata for our tamariki and rangatahi
- Honour our tūpuna
- and enjoy great kai!
Friday 27th April
5pm Pōwhiri at Te Āwhina Marae
7.30pm Whakawhanaungatanga in Turangapeke (Wharenui)
Saturday 28th April
6am Blessing of Interpretation Panel
9.00am Bus hikoi
9am - 4pm Kapa haka wananga
12.30pm-1.30pm Registration for AGM
1.30pm-4pm Annual General Meeting
6.00pm Hakari at Memorial Hall, Motueka
Sunday 29th April
7.30am Parakuihi in Wharekai
9am-10am Te Āhurewa Church
10.30am-12pm Open Forum Discussion
12.00pm Lunch and poroporoaki