#37310 Te Maara Kai (Papawai)

Three-days of working Te Maara Kai at Papawai Marae.  This is a practical hands-on course, learning about the tipu, preparing the whenua, sowing, and planting. Numbers are limited.  Enrol now.

Dates:  20th October – 10th November
Times:  Day 1: 20 October: 10.00am – 4.00pm
2 November: 10.00am – 3.00pm Postponed to 10 November (see below)
Day 2: 10 November: 10.00am – 12.00pm
Day 3: to be advised.

Tutor: Michael Roera
Venue: Papawai Marae
Cost: Fully subsidised

Enrol by: clicking link below or contacting Makuini.kerehi@reapwairarapa.nz


Course Information for Te Maara Kai (papawai)

Course Tutor(s):  Michael Roera

Purpose of the Course: 

  • By the end of this course learners will have learnt:

    • basic reo and tikanga o te maara kai
    • how to prepare the whenua in preparation for planting
    • about sowing and planting
    • Planting to the maramataka


Pre-requisites (if any):  n/a

Participants Must Provide:  sensible footwear, gardening gloves

REAP May Provide on request (if any):  n/a

Please contact makuini.kerehi@reapwairarapa.nz for any further information you may require.