turangawaewae

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turangawaewae

(təˌrʌŋɡəˈweɪweɪ)
n
(Anthropology & Ethnology) NZ the area that is a person's home
[Māori, literally: standing on one's feet]
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In New Zealand, Charles and Camilla will be welcomed to Turangawaewae Marae, the home of the Kingitanga or Maori King Movement, where they will view a waka armada of canoes on the country's longest river, the Waikato, on the North Island.
The annual Public Health Association (PHA) conference, held at Turangawaewae Marae in Ngaruawahia, was attended by around 160 people.
The first claim was settled in 1995 on Turangawaewae Marae, the home of the Maori Queen's own iwi (tribe), the people of Tainui.
Midlands representative Arme McNicol reminded the board her region had offered to host the forum at Turangawaewae Marae in Ngaruawahia, a national marae and neutral place for all Maori.
During discussion on the proposal that NZNO host the 2012 forum, the Midlands BoD representative, Ann McNicol, proposed that Turangawaewae Marae be considered as the venue.
Kia whakaaro kotahi, kia kotahi ra--Think as one, act as one" was the theme of Te Runanga O Aotearoa NZNO's conference and annual general hui (AGH) at Turangawaewae Marae in Ngaruawahia last month.
THIS YEAR'S Public Health Association (PHA) conference at Turangawaewae Marae, Ngaruawahia, marked a significant point in the life of the PHA.
TE RUNANGA O Aotearoa NZNO's annual but is being hosted by the Midlands Te Runanga and held at Turangawaewae Marae in Ngaruawahia in August.
During this period I became actively involved in setting up Nga Miro Health Centre on our Turangawaewae Marae.