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First Meetings Kōrero


Sun 9 Oct 2016, 3:00pm–5:00pm

Where: Waikanae Surf Club, Grey Street, Gisborne, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Restrictions: All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • General Admission: $5.00
  • Historic Places Tairawhiti members: $0.00
  • Additional fees may apply

Listed by: tairawhitimuseum

Come along to the first 'First Meetings Kōrero' at the Waikanae Surf Life Saving Club.

Ten speakers from a cross-section of the community will speak for five minutes each on the subject:
'What October 2019 means to me'.

A panel discussion and light refreshments will follow.

All welcome! Free for Historic Places Tairawhiti members.

This event is part of the 2016 first meetings commemorations programme. It is the first of what Historic Places Tairāwhiti, the voice of heritage in the region, hopes will be a thought-provoking annual event with different speakers talking on a range of subjects related to the first meetings at venues across Tairāwhiti.

This year's speakers are: Nick Tupara, Norm Maclean, Nona Aston, Caren Fox, Paraone Luiten-Apirana, Teina Moetara, Jeremy Muir, Robyn Rauna, Rachel Scott, Pene Walsh.

MC for the event is Reverend Stephen Donald and the Panel Discussion will be led by Joe Martin and Meredith Akuhata-Brown.