Āhuru Mōwai – Nau mai e Tama – Oriori June 1st 2022  WAI – 38426

Learn about Oriori, what they are and why they were written by understanding the translation of Nau mai e Tama a local, traditional Oriori. Learn the basics of how to write your own for your baby, your mokopuna, your whanau.

Dates: Wednesday 1st of June 2022
Times: 9am-3pm
Tutor: Hone Hurihanganui
Venue: Hau Kainga, 15 Queen Street, Masterton
Cost: No cost

Must Enrol by: Wednesday 1st of June




Āhuru Mōwai – Nau mai e Tama – Oriori June 1st 2022 WAI – 38426

Course Tutor(s):  Hone Hurihanganui is an experienced kaiako, composer, historian. 

Purpose of the Course:  Learn a basic understanding of Oriori and create your own.

    • Have a basic understanding of oriori.

    • Have some understanding of the krero behind ‘Nau mai e tama’.

    • Have some basic skills to write your own oriori for you ppi or your mokopuna.

Other Information:  This workshop is essentially for expectant mothers, parents, grandparents, whānau. 


Pre-requisites (if any): None

Participants Must Provide:  NA

REAP May Provide on request NA

Please contact Makuini.Kerehi@reapwairarapa.nz for any further information you may require.