Hemana Eruera – Papakainga Kokohinau Marae

Hemana Eruera – Papakainga Kokohinau Marae

Hemana Eruera explains that his marae will build 5 two bedroom homes on the papakainga of Kokohinau Marae in Te Teko to accommodate some of those people who lost their own homes in the April Flooding in Edgecumber/Patutaatahi. Listen to Hemana Eruera as he reveals the...
Big Latch On 2017

Big Latch On 2017

Both Hatea Ruru and Tuihi Carre are calling all mothers and their babies to their Big Latch event, being held Friday 4th August at 10am in Whakatane at Baxters Cafe and in Opotiki at Seafood Opotiki. The Big Latch On is to bring awareness to the general public that it...
Charlie Tawhiao – Hauraki – Karuna 2017

Charlie Tawhiao – Hauraki – Karuna 2017

This week TumekeFM spoke to Charlie Tawhiao In his korero Charlie notes the disappointment he feels with the antics of the Crown who have allowed iwi of Hauraki to lay settlement claims to an area from Matakana in the North to Matakana Island in Tauranga Moana. These...
Rereata Makiha – Matariki

Rereata Makiha – Matariki

Rereata Makiha is a member of the Maori Astronomy Society and shared his knowledge on the Maori New Year. In his korero he acknowledges that while Matariki is the Maori New Year, it is also for their people of Te Tai Tokerau and Puanga who leads in the Maori New Year...
Joe Mason – Waitangi Treaty 2017

Joe Mason – Waitangi Treaty 2017

This week on TumekeFM we were joined by Ngati Pukeko Kaumatua and Te Runanga o Ngati Awa Chair Joe Mason who shared his knowledge on the celebration of the Waitangi Treaty signing by Ngati Pukeko and Ngati Awa. This event takes place on the 16th day of June each year...