Hungry Heart: Journeys with William Colenso. He was against the treaty of Waitangi as he thought Maori didn't understand the implications of signing it. Also he was expelled from the church for having a child to a Maori woman.

Hungry Heart: Journeys with William Colenso. He was against the treaty of Waitangi as he thought Maori didn't understand the implications of signing it. Also he was expelled from the church for having a child to a Maori woman.

In the Land of the Long White  Cloud......English settlers in New Zealand in 1880's.....couldn't put it down.

In the Land of the Long White Cloud......English settlers in New Zealand in 1880's.....couldn't put it down.

"No infantry had a more distinguished record, or saw more fighting, or, alas, had such heavy casualties, as the Maori Battalion."    --Bernard Freyberg, the General Officer Commanding of the 2NZEF

"No infantry had a more distinguished record, or saw more fighting, or, alas, had such heavy casualties, as the Maori Battalion." --Bernard Freyberg, the General Officer Commanding of the 2NZEF

Land march 1975 - This 1975 protest march, led by Whina Cooper, began at Te Hāpua in the far north and made its way down through the North Island to the steps of Parliament in Wellington. The primary aim was to call for a halt to the alienation of Māori land; however, its impact was much more widespread.

Land march 1975 - This 1975 protest march, led by Whina Cooper, began at Te Hāpua in the far north and made its way down through the North Island to the steps of Parliament in Wellington. The primary aim was to call for a halt to the alienation of Māori land; however, its impact was much more widespread.

Meri Te Tai Mangakahia.  In 1893 Meri addressed the Maori parliament to ask that Maori women be allowed to vote for and become members of that body.

Meri Te Tai Mangakahia. In 1893 Meri addressed the Maori parliament to ask that Maori women be allowed to vote for and become members of that body.

I think these are Tracy Tawhiao's stairs but may be wrong. They are cool and I think I've pinned them befoer. O love te Reo.

I think these are Tracy Tawhiao's stairs but may be wrong. They are cool and I think I've pinned them befoer. O love te Reo.

Ma is White print  a New Zealand classic by EruptPrints on Etsy, $25.00

Ma is White print - a New Zealand classic

Ma is White print a New Zealand classic by EruptPrints on Etsy, $25.00

Great website for Maori language resources - including pronunciation videos and youtube links to waiata.

Great website for Maori language resources - including pronunciation videos and youtube links to waiata.

Te Reo Maori - launch of the Hika Lite app. Free on iTunes or Vodafone website

Te Reo Maori - launch of the Hika Lite app. Free on iTunes or Vodafone website

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