What does NKTT & kapa haka mean to Maori in Australia?

  What this means is that a question has been asked as to the validity and popularity of NKTT as the entity to operate kapa haka in Australia. The replies, conversations, phone calls and emails have overwhelmingly shown that this organization has been found wanting. That there are serious concerns in Maori community around Australia…

Kapa Haka in Australia

STATE OF KAPA HAKA IN POIHAKENA AND TE WHENUA MOEMOEA Along with thousands of others, attending Te Matatini was just not possible for us. However, experiencing the wairua of Te Matatini with a lump in throat and involuntary tears running unashamedly, I was moved and proud. I watched on my computer at work, on my…