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Gumboots recommended for Waitangi planting
New Zealand Herald
Gumboots will be the priority footwear this weekend for the Plant Thru Winter planting event with Napier Forest and Bird members at Waitangi Regional Park. The recent floods and high seas have swept through the area by Awatoto and it is still soft ...

 28 Jun 2018 

Māori Battalion museum to be built at Waitangi Treaty Grounds
Tipene said Waitangi is a natural place for the museum, with the battalion parading at the grounds before embarking to assist in WWII and the connection to the famous "Price of Citizenship" speech made by Sir Apirana Ngata at Waitangi on February 6, 1940.

 28 Jun 2018 
Veteran's granddaughter welcomes plans for Māori Battalion museum at Waitangi
New Zealand Herald
The granddaughter of a Major in the 28th Māori Battalion is excited about plans for a museum at Waitangi dedicated to the famous fighters – but sorry it's come too late for the veterans to see it. Last week Regional Economic Development Minister Shane ...

 27 Jun 2018 
Waitangi museum to honour the Māori Battalion
New Zealand Herald
A major new museum is to be built on the Waitangi Treaty Grounds in honour of the 28th Māori Battalion. Details, including the cost and design, have yet to be finalised, but finance is already committed from the government's Provincial Growth Fund.

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 19 Jun 2018 
Māori Battalion museum to be built at Waitangi
New Zealand Herald
A major new museum is to be built in Northland in honour of the 28th Māori Battalion. Details of the museum, including the cost and design, have yet to be finalised but it will be built at the Waitangi Treaty Grounds with funding already committed from ...

 16 Jun 2018 

Maori Land Court rules Waitangi Marae trustee can stay
A Te Tii Marae trustee who called for an inquiry into its administration after allegations its chairman tried to have her removed can stay - for now. A Maori Land Court hearing into the dispute between Hinewhare Harawira, a trustee at Waitangi marae ...

 8 Jun 2018 
Waitangi photo exhibition casts light on tā moko at Te Kōngahu Museum
New Zealand Herald
The Māori word puaki means to come forth, show itself, emerge, reveal, give testimony — making it a fitting title for a time-bending photo exhibition at Te Kōngahu Museum of Waitangi. In Māori culture, it is believed everyone has a tā moko under the ...

 7 Jun 2018 

Radio New Zealand
'King of Waitangi' farewelled after 4 day tangihanga
Radio New Zealand
"He'll be hugely missed in that regard, he had te reo, he had a connection to the old world and to the old people that we don't have anymore, not amongst those left at Waitangi." Kingi Taurua was one of the first of his generation to adopt the full ...

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 29 May 2018 
Waitangi: Nation's cradle
New Zealand Herald
The next day we caught the car ferry back to Opua and drove to Waitangi Treaty Grounds and Museum, where we met our guide, Rihu, a descendant of one of the Ngāpuhi chiefs who signed the Treaty. She showed us around the grounds, introducing us to ...

 20 May 2018 

Radio New Zealand
Stop striving for perfection at Waitangi commemorations, says PM
Radio New Zealand
She asked that those gathered never lose sight of why they had come to Waitangi today and that they might know the wisdom of deep listening. Leaders of other political parties also read prayers. Watch: Mihingarangi Forbes interviews Pita Paraone on RNZ ...
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern makes historic speech at WaitangiNew Zealand Herald
Recap: Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern spends Waitangi Day at WaitangiStuff.co.nz
Live stream: Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern welcomed onto Marae at Waitangi ahead of historic speechTVNZ
Māori Television -Newstalk ZB
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 6 Feb 2018 

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