TE TARATA 150TH COMMEMORATION LIVE RADIO BROADCAST
Te Tarata 150th Commemoration was an emotional experience for the announcing team involved in the live radio broadcast. The announcers anchoring the broadcast, Wiremu Huta Martin and Kahi Stevens said they felt honoured to have participated in the broadcast.
The live broadcast ran for six hours from the powhiri for the Kingitanga to the end of the powhiri for the Crown and was streamed live. The radio feed was also scheduled for live broadcast on more than 12 iwi radio stations across the country.
POWHIRI FOR THE KINGITANGA – KAI KORERO
Tangata Whenua: Raniera Poihipi, Awanuiarangi Black, Te Kahautu Maxwell
Manuhiri: Rahui Papa, Tukuroirangi Morgan
POWHIRI FOR THE DIGNITARIES – KAI KORERO
Tangata Whenua: Te Kahautu Maxwell, Dr Ranginui Walker, Tukuroirangi Morgan
Manuhiri: Te Ururoa Flavell , Chris Finlayson
Photo Credit: The photo used was obtained from the Te Tarata Commemoration Public page and features young horse rider Chase Gage of Ngāti Ira, Te Whakatōhea. The picture was taken by Kapri Kurei Paruru of Ngāti Ira and Ngāti Rua of Te Whakatōhea on behalf of the Te Tarata Media Team and the Te Tarata Committee.