Next year marks the anniversary of the arrival of the first face to face meeting between tangata whenua and European sailors.
Enter the 2019 Smart Alex creative writing competition for secondary school students
Would your secondary students like to enter an exciting creative writing competition? Entry is free and there is $3,000 in prize money!
How exactly should we remember the important early encounters in New Zealand history? Should we praise or condemn or find a difficult but honest middle ground?
For all you creatives: the folks at NZ On Air are currently taking applications for content that commemorates Tuia – Encounters 250 – 250 years since the first onshore encounters between Maori and Europeans.
The government is to invest nearly $8 million in two major Far North projects, including a long-held dream of wāka tohunga, Sir Hekenukumai Busby.