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ABOUT THE TOI TANGATA HUI Ā TAU

The Toi Tangata Hui ā Tau 2019 will take place in Tutukaka and Ngunguru in the rohe of Ngātiwai, from Monday 4 – Wednesday 6 of March 2019.  Located on the east coast of te Tai Tokerau, the Hui ā Tau is an annual event which helps provide focus and traction for the workforce on the positive kai, wai and kori tinana outcomes for our communities.

The theme Navigate, Innovate, Elevate draws inspiration from the preparation and journeys our ancestors took, to the journeys of our contemporary leaders, navigating the various systems and approaches. It highlights the need to innovate for the evolving world and elevate our people so they can flourish.  

The whakatauki ‘he moana pukepuke e ekengia e te waka, a choppy sea can be navigated by a waka’ also reflects this theme, acknowledging the changing and challenging environment that we currently find ourselves in and how it can be navigated by collaboration, innovation and strategy. The waka encapsulates the long history of Māori as ocean voyagers, navigators, and innovators and is a great symbol of commitment and kotahitanga.

The Toi Tangata Hui ā Tau 2019 provides an opportunity to connect Iwi and health promoters, Māori academics, tertiary students, community leaders, youth workers, teachers, policy makers, researchers, independent businesses and health practitioners from across the motu for kaupapa Māori practices to be promoted, shared and developed.

The event offers two and a half days of thought-provoking kōrero, interactive workshops, structured physical activities and pecha kucha style presentations, which will challenge how we can successfully navigate these current times to build a resilient, prosperous and sustainable future through mātauranga Māori approaches.  

With an exciting line-up of keynote speakers and workshop presenters, their contributions will challenge hui participants to consider ways in which we can move towards a future involving Māori systems thinking, moe, Kai Māori Kai Ora, kori tinana and digital innovation while being equipped to respond to the changing times in a way that enables Māori to prosper and flourish in a changing world as Māori.

OUR SPEAKERS

Moe Milne
Ngāti Hine, Ngāpuhi
Dr Ihirangi Heke
Waikato/Tainui
Chelsea Cunningham
Ngāti Kahungunu
Megan Tunks
Te Whānau-a-Apanui, Te Whakatōhea
Lee Timutimu
Ngai te Rangi, Ngati Awa
Joby Hopa
Ngāti Whātua, Ngāti Hinerangi, Ngāpuhi
 
Chanel Phillips
Ngāti Hine, Ngāpuhi
Dr Anna Rolleston
Ngati Ranginui, Ngai Te Rangi, Ngati Pukenga
Hana Tapiata
Tuhourangi, Ngāti Porou, Pākeha
Raniera Rewiri
Plantbased Māori
Te Whakatohea, Tūhoe, Te Arawa, Ngāpuhi
4 MARCH 2019 - 6 MARCH 2019

11.30am - 12.30pm

TUTUKAKA - NGUNGURU

Whangarei, NZ

INSPIRATIONAL SPEAKERS

Thought provoking kōrero

LIMITED SPACES

Register today!

EVENT PROGRAMME

We have an exciting line up for the Toi Tangata Hui ā Tau 2019!

Monday

11.30am Powhiri

12.30pm Kai and registration

1.15pm MC introduction | Joby Hopa

1.30pm  #ToiTere | Whanaungatanga

2.30pm Keynote Speaker 1
Dr Anna Rolleston | The Centre for Health (Tauranga)
Kai Ora: What does a healthy, nutrition life mean for whanau in 2019?

3.30pm Paramanawa | Afternoon Tea

3.45pm Keynote Speaker 2
Dr Chanel Phillips
Māori water safety approaches

4.30pm LIPPS for Kai | Far North Cooperation for Collective Impact

5.15pm Workshops Round 1
Waka Ama (practical activity) | Ngaire Rae
Rangatahi Tu Rangatira
He Pikinga Waiora

6.30pm Kai o te Po | Dinner

7.30pm Ngā kōrero o Ngātiwai

Wā whakatā, wā whakawhanaunga

Tuesday

7.00am Karakia

7.30am Parakuihi | Breakfast (for those staying at the marae)

8.45am MC Kōrero | Joby Hopa

9.00am Keynote Speakers 3
Milne Whanau | Moe, Koha and Tukaha
Whanau approaches to Māori wellbeing

10.30am Paramanawa | Morning tea

10.45am Workshops 2 (60 minutes)
Toi Tangata ShowcaseGrowing the Puna / Workforce Development
Whanau Nutrition Messages | Erina Korohina

11.45am Keynote Speaker
Raniera Rewiri | Plantbased Māori
Food conscious Māori – a plant based approach for transformative change

12.45pm Kai o te ranui | Lunch

1.30pm Keynote Speakers
Megan Tunks
Emerging Disruptive Technology (EDT)
Lee Timutimu | Arataki+ Ltd
Digital innovation for wellbeing
Chelsea Cunningham
Using virtual technology and GPS to engage whanau in the environment

3.00pm Workshops Round 3 (1 hour)
NZ Waka Ama participation and healthy lifestyles researchNgaire Rae and  | Fructose in Schools Study | Corbin Whanga Katipa
A wairua centred approach | Healthy Families Manukau, Manurew-Papakura | andMāori indigenous systems to ensure oranga in West Auckland continues to thrive |  Healthy Families Waitakere

4.00pm Paramanawa | Afternoon Tea

4.15pm Workshops Round 4 (1 hour 30 minutes)
GPS / Digital and Practical | Chelsea Cunningham
Waka Ama practical session | Ngaire Rae & Carmen Hetaraka
Ngā Taonga Tuku Iho | Dr Ihirangi Heke

6.00pm Kai o te Po | Dinner
Wā whakatā, wā whakawhanaunga

Wednesday

7.00am Karakia

7.05am Parakuihi | Breakfast
(Pack up and farewell from marae)

8.30am MC Korero | Joby Hopa

8.35am Keynote Speaker
Hana Tapiata |Pūrākau – more than just a story
Hēmi Kapa Kingi | Discussant

10.00am Paramanawa | Morning Tea

10.20am Keynote Speaker 5
Dr Ihirangi Heke | Removing ‘humans’ from ‘health’ through Māori environmental physical activity

11.30am Future focus
Discussion session on key areas for future focus and advocacy priorities

12.00pm Closing karakia

12.30pm Hinemoana and Tangaroa Workshop to Poor Knights (Perfect Day trip)
Carmen Hetaraka and Dive Tutukaka
NB This is a separate, paid workshop to the Hui ā Tau and in conjunction with Dive Tutukaka, Ngātiwai and Toi Tangata

Toi Tangata reserves the right to change the programme at any time.

Scholarships available

We have a small number of scholarships available for the conference registration fee.

Hinemoana & Tangaroa

This will be a workshop to learn about the history of the area with a kaikōrero from Ngātiwai.

Want to present with us?

We invite you to send in a 60 second video proposal for a workshop or presentation.

OUR PRICING

Standard Pass

$275
Full conference access
Kai all days (excludes marae breakfast)

 

 

Standard Pass + Accommodation

$350
Full conference access
Kai all days
Accommodation at Ngunguru Marae

 

Premium Pass

$400
Full conference access
Kai all days (excludes marae breakfast)
Hinemoana & Tangaroa Workshop

 

Premium Pass + Accommodation

$475
Full conference access
Kai all days
Accommodation at Ngunguru Marae
Hinemoana & Tangaroa Workshop

SPONSORS

ACCOMMODATION

Ngunguru Marae

Stay onsite at the Ngunguru Marae, located in Ngunguru at 60 Waiotai Road. Be in quick though, spaces are limited to 50 on a first in first served basis.

Quality Hotel Oceans Tutukaka

100% owned by Ngātiwai Trust Board, Quality Hotel Oceans Tutukaka is a 4 minute drive from Ngunguru and a great accommodation option for hui participants.

Tutukaka Holiday Park

A 5 minute drive from Ngunguru, the Tutukaka Holiday Park offers a selection of self-contained cabins, standard cabins, and powered or non-powered camp sites for the adventurous!

LOCATION

Ngunguru Marae

FEATURES

Thank you to everyone who applied for one of the Toi Tangata Hui ā Tau 2019 scholarships! We would like to congratulate the following succesful recipients- we look forward to see you there! Kaimahi Scholarships Ruby Anne Reihana of Te Hiku Hauora Kirianna Beckham of......

You may already recognise Hana Tapiata, who is a lifestyle blogger living by indigenous philosophies and mātauranga Māori, based in Te Waiariki, Bay of Plenty. He raukura tēnei o te Kōhanga Reo me te Kura Kaupapa Māori, he uri nō Te Arawa, Horouta me Mataatua waka.......

Chanel Phillips (Ngāti Hine, Ngāpuhi) is a current Research Fellow for Te Koronga Indigenous Science Research Theme at the University of Otago. She has recently submitted her doctoral thesis at the School of Physical Education Sport and Exercise Sciences at the University of Otago. Her thesis......

Chelsea is currently in her second year of her PhD at the School of Physical Education, Sport and Exercise Sciences at the University of Otago. She is exploring ways to reconnect whānau to whakapapa in Ngāti Kahungunu. The first, through physical engagement; walking, paddling, swimming......

Raniera Rewiri (Te Whakatohea, Tūhoe, Te Arawa and Ngāpuhi) is proud to be both Māori and vegan and considers his journey to be about finding the connections between the two and how it can contribute to the wellness of tangata Māori, whenua and Māoritanga. He......

  Lee Timutimu is the CEO and founder of Arataki Systems Limited. He is incredibly passionate about Māori storytelling and the importance it holds for our future generations in terms of the transfer of knowledge, the continuation of our narratives, and the retention and maintenance......

Moe Milne (Ngāti Hine, Ngāpuhi) is a puna of knowledge and has a wealth of experience having been involved in addressing mental health issues in the Māori community in her roles as a psychopaedic nurse and as a general and psychiatric nurse for over 40......

We are excited to announce that Joby Hopa, AKA Matua Joby, will be the MC for the Toi Tangata Hui ā Tau 2019. Joby is passionate about whanau, teaching, and Māori culture. He teaches kapa haka, te reo o te kainga, me ōna nei tikanga......

Dr Ihirangi Heke (Waikato/Tainui) is a Māori health and physical education consultant involved in a number of national and international projects aimed at improving health through increasing physical activity, especially to address youth obesity. Dr Heke is funded by the Ministry of Health, the Ministry......

Dr Anna Rolleston (Ngati Ranginui, Ngai Te Rangi, Ngati Pukenga) combines a robust scientific and academic background with an understanding that change comes from within, and that we often need a good deal of support to facilitate that change. She is an inspiring speaker whose......

Ever wanted to connect at conferences but you didn’t get the opportunity to approach people or you didn’t know how to go about it? That’s where Toi Tere comes in! Toi Tere is the Toi Tangata take on speed networking that’s highly efficient and gives......

Maramataka first began as a Māori system of awareness of the natural environment and its potential abundance. It comprises thousands of years of observations and knowledge and is the science of the moon energies. Traditionally, Māori used it to improve their fishing, hunting and gardening......

We have a small number of scholarships available for the conference registration fee. 4 rangatahi scholarships and 3 unwaged/charitable trust scholarships. Criteria: Actively working or studying kai, wai, kori tinana in this kaupapa/space Unwaged, charitable trust, student Apply Here Successful applicants will be expected to......

Do you have a project, short presentation or workshop that you’d like to showcase at the Hui ā Tau? We invite you to send in a 60 second video proposal  Make sure it includes: Your name A description of the project/programme or activity Outcomes you’ve......

This workshop is an opportunity to experience Aorangi and Tawhiti Rahi (the Poor Knights Islands) from the Perfect Day boat and learn about the Māori history of the area with kaikorero from Ngātiwai. An exciting opportunity to get into the water, take part in some......