National Māori Theatre Hui 2023

Karanga mai e te iwi!
The National Māori Theatre Hui 2023 is on 6 – 8 October in Kaiaua & the programme is now live! Capacity is limited but there are a handful of a few spots still available to attend so if you’re interested to know more or register email Katrina Chandra at
The National Hui is hosted by Ōrotokare: Art, Story, Motion in partnership wth Ecoquest Centre of Indigeneity, Ecology & Creativity. Ngā mihi nui to Mana Whenua, Ngati Paoa and our funders: Tātaki Auckland Unlimited & Hauraki Creative Communities NZ.
Venue: Ecoquest Centre for Indigeneity, Ecology & Creativity. 1204 East Coast Road, Whakatīwai
Mauri ora!

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Tuakoi Ohia sitting on a black chair in a black fit with a red jacket
Ella is smiling and looking off into the distance wearing a black graphic tee and neon green earrings

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