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It’s always exciting when two awesome kaupapa join forces and it’s been no different with the collaboration between Toi Tangata and Cinco Cine. Over the past few months Toi Tangata has been working with and supporting the Cinco Cine roopu Pūkana around kaupapa Māori focused physical activity and nutrition. This support has...

With colder months around the corner, this easy and quick chicken loaf is ideal for whānau. You can substitute ground beef in this meatloaf recipe if you wish, but you save the calories by using ground chicken. This recipe has a great flavour, texture, and...

Darrio Penetito-Hemara. Wai Ariki is a strategy put in place to solidify Toi Tangata’s organisational water aspirations and social obligations. Our vision is to connect people to the whakapapa of Wai. Through this webinar you will be able to see and understand a number of approaches...

A quick and easy, delicious kūtai dish. INGREDIENTS 24 kūtai 1 Tbsp oil 1 clove garlic, diced 1 onion, diced 1 Tbsp curry powder 2 rīwai, peeled and grated 1 cup fish or vegetable stock 1 cup light evaporated milk handful parsley, chopped METHOD Steam mussels until they open, discard the ones that do not open. ...

Ko te wahine he whare tangata, he waka tangata. Within the female is the nurturing home of humankind and the channel from the spiritual to the physical (Herangi-Panapa, 1998) Whare tangata is the house of humanity and is seen as the womb of the earth. E kura is the...

The importance of iron for us links back to Papatūānuku and Tānemahuta and their search for the uha tangata or the female element. Papatūānuku has a unique composition of rock, granite, dirt, mud, stone, sand and metals that make up her body. Lava, water and...

Good for warming those cold winter nights. You can even do this one in the crock-pot. SUMMARY Prep time: 30 minutes preparation, 2 1/2 hours cooking INGREDIENTS 650-750g Quality Mark beef chuck/blade/rump steak, trimmed and cut into large chunks 1 onion, peeled and chopped 2 cloves garlic, crushed 1 tbsp ginger, minced 2 tbsp medium curry...

The annual Te Arawa Games were recently held in March and saw generations of whanau compete over three days for the overall winner's title. Close to 1,500 people went head to head in a range of sporting events and activities as they represented their hapu...