Weavers National Hui 2003

Te Roopu Raranga Whatu o Aotearoa will be holding its National Hui during Labour Weekend, 2003 at Rangiotu Marae. PROGRAMME LAST UPDATED 11 SEPTEMBER 2003.

DateVenueCityCountryDuration
4:00pm, Fri 24 Oct 2003Rangiotu MaraePalmerston NorthNZ4 days

Venue

Rangiotu Marae, Palmerston North, Manawatu.

Dates

24 - 27 October 2003

Programme outline

(TRRWOA advises this programme may be subject to change)

  • Friday 24th October

1.00-3.30pm Registration
4.00pm Whakaeke Te Korowai o Te Aroha
(cloaks worn in tribute to those no longer with us)
6.00pm Tea
8.00pm Karakia
8.15pm Briefing on Hui Programme

  • Saturday 25th October

TBC Ceremony for Pa Harakeke near Massey
9.00am Karakia and Waiata (Te Kokiri students)
9.20am Demonstrations Commence:
Muka Presentation - Whero Bailey and Rae Belton
Kete - Atareta (Bana) Paul
Houheria: Lacebark Demonstration - Tina Wirihana
Hinaki - Roka Cameron and Tangiora Mapu
Contemporary Korowai - Te Kokiri raranga students
Whariki - Group whariki begins
(All weavers will be encouraged to participate in the construction of the whariki. The final product shall be gifted to Rangiotu School at the end of the weaving hui.)
Large kete workshop - Connie Pewhairangi
Piupiu - Theresa Murray
Raranga Tatua - Kataraina Waiari
Muka Korowai - Erenora Puketapu Hetet
10.00am Event Centre, Te Manawa open to public
11.30am Te Piringa Kapa Haka Performance
2.30pm Clean-up time
3.00pm Demonstrations and weaving finish for the day
3.05pm Return to Rangiotu
5.00pm Evening Meal
7.00pm 'Wearable Maori Heritage' Show - Convention Centre

  • Sunday 26th October

8.30am Weaving begins, (ongoing all day)
9.00am Annual General Meeting TRRWOA
Bird Skinning
12.00pm Lunch
1.00pm Optional visit to Foxton Flax Mill
Presentations:
Tina Wirihana
Kahu Te Kanawa - toi iho Quality Mark
Chris Scanlon - Business Opportunities
6.00pm Hakari
8.00pm Whakangahau

  • Monday 27th October

9.00am Plenary Session
Poroporoaki

Registrations

Registration forms are now available.
The fee is $125.00 per person.
To request a registration form/s, please contact the Toi Maori office
Email: events@maoriart.org.nz
Phone: 04 801 7914
Fax: 04 801 9412