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Rekohu, (Wharekauri) or the Chatham Islands

Led by the Minister of Māori Affairs the Honourable Pene Riwai (Ben) Couch, a high-level government delegation recently visited Wharekauri.
The Honourable Ben Couch explains the purpose of the visit to Hēnare te Ua.

Other people included in the delegation were John Rangihau, Monita Delamere, Koro Wetere and elders from Taranaki. Some of the discussions centred on land development, kohanga reo and Te Kooti (Ringatu faith).

Ngāti Poneke sings "Poi Wairoa" at the recent opening of the "Sir Michael Fowler Centre" in Wellington.

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Year 1983

Reference number 45674

Media type AUDIO

Collection Sound Collection

Credits te Ua, Henare, 1933-2007, Interviewer
Couch, Manuera Benjamin, Interviewee
Ngāti Pōneke Young Māori Club, Performer

Duration 00:20:00

Date 08 Oct 1983