Category Archives: new zealand

A Rainy Day at the Te Matatini Kapa Haka Festival

More goodness from the Te Matatini Kapa Haka Festival. A rainy day never looked … or sounded so bright. Listen live and listen with English translations. And the rain is back at #TeMatatini2015 Get out those free ponchos you got … Continue reading

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Te Matatini 2015

Held every two years Te Matatini Kapa Haka Festival is a premiere event celebrating the cultural dance of the Māori people of New Zealand. Over four days audiences can experience the best kapa haka in the world, taste Māori and local … Continue reading

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03.2015

Some of the events we’re paying attention in March 2015 March 2 430pm Las Vegas World Wildlife Day Hangout March 3, 830am Las Vegas World Wildlife Day Hangout March 4-8 Te Matatini Kapa Haka (Christchurch, New Zealand) Facebook March 9 … Continue reading

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Learn a Māori Word this Week #tekupu

2014 Te Wiki o te Reo Māori (Māori Language Week) is July 21-27. This year’s theme is ‘Te Kupu o te Wiki’, or ‘The Word of the Week.’ ’Te Kupu o te Wiki’ will help New Zealanders to build their Māori vocabulary. … Continue reading

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Capturing the Uncapturable: Favorite Tweets from #NetHui

NetHui , New Zealand’s awesome Web conference, took place July 9-11 in Auckland. Next event: November 14-15 NetHui South in Christchurch. Details: http://2014-south.nethui.org.nz As a remote participant, I loved the fact that I could watch the plenary and breakout sessions. I’ve used NetHui … Continue reading

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Shaping Our Future for a New Generation: #NetHui

NetHui , New Zealand’s awesome Web conference, takes place July 9-11 in Auckland. Our view: NetHui sets the benchmark for engaging, inclusive, livestreaming events, particularly amenable to remote participants. NetHui brings together a variety of players – aka stakeholders – working at the forefront … Continue reading

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Worldwide Wellington Week

January 13-20 Worldwide Wellington Week (Wellington, New Zealand) From Facebook: Worldwide Wellington Week came out of an idea at a Wellington City Council workshop and further developed at NetHui. Here’s the big idea: New Zealand has a huge diaspora – nearly one … Continue reading

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