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Tainui Regional Kapa Haka

14th April 2018   |   Te Papanui, Hamilton


Ngaa Marae Toopu

1st May 2018 | Hopuhopu


Tainui group holdings

Kiingitanga 160 years Unveiling of Pou

6th May 2018 | Ngaruawahia 


Whaainga Reo

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Interviews & Videos


NZ Kiwis

The rugby league world cup is around the corner and we were lucky enough to spend some time with the Kiwis! Here on a team bonding session, Ora Kihi was the influence that brought them back to their roots!

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We caught up with Paua who have headed back to Aotearoa for a 10 day tour! Back when Paua first started Radio Tainui were lucky enough to host theses guys for their first ever NZ performance. Check out to see what they have been up to since.

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Highlights and korero from the Aue Hai Aue Tainui Kapa Haka symposium held in Hopuhopu

Te Maataawai

Pouti attented Te Maataawai hui held 8th September where the ‘Roopuu whakatau’ was decided on. They are Pania Papa, Charlie Te Pana, Haki Tuaupiki, Adam Whauwahu, Jaqui Taituha, Te Puna Moanaroa, Karaitiana Tamatea, Te Puna Moanaroa, Te Wairere Ngaia, Rangimarie Mahuta

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