Kapi-Mana News : July 16th 2013
14 KAPI-MANA NEWS, JULY 16, 2013 NEWS WELLINGTON: 336 High Street, Lower Hutt. Ph: 04 570 0960 Hairdressing Courses Starting August! Next course starts: 19th August 2013. Enrol Now! Government Loans and/or Student Allowances available for course fees and living expenses. Email: email@example.com 0800 119 900 www.hairdressing.org.nz Criteria applies 5482391AA Porirua kapa haka impresses Man power: Te Waimatao Ropata, left, Tamati Kahukiwa-O'Hagan and Tupaea Hekenui follow behind Jessica-Maraea Mako-Andersen of Te Kura Maori o Porirua. By TALIA CARLISLE Tough leader: Kaitataki tane Damian Matthews leads Te Kura Maori o Porirua. Strong start: Kaitataki wahine (female leader) Jessica-Maraea Mako- Andersen leads Te Kura Maori o Porirua on to the stage. Photos: TALIA CARLISLE Performing poi: Te Kura Maori o Porirua member Mererangi Moore. Enthusiastic: Te Kura Maori o Porirua member Tiana Cullinan, with Te Ata Arthur, right. Active audience: Titahi Bay resident Kiwa O'Hagan joins crowd members in a response to Te Kura Maori o Porirua. Te Kura Maori o Porirua gave a strong performance at Te Whanganui-a-Tara secondary schools kapa haka competition at Te Rauparaha Arena on Friday. More than 1300 visitors turned out for the event, including dozens of Te Kura Maori o Pori- rua supporters, who responded to the group's performance with their own spontaneous chant. Eight kapa haka groups from schools around the Wellington region took part. Groups were given about 30 minutes to perform a range of kapa haka items and waita, many in traditional dress. The event was hosted by Kuzy Matt Williams, Tere Harrison and Te Hamua Nikora.
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