New Zealand Council of Christian Social Services
E ngā mana, e ngā reo, e ngā maunga, e ngā awaawa o ngā hau e whā, tēnei te mihi atu ki a tātou katoa. All authorities, all voices, all mountains, all rivers – greetings to us all.
I spent Waitangi Day with whanau and a wide community representation at Ōtākou Marae commemorating this important occasion with Ngāi Tahu whānui. We were privileged to hear a number of excellent speakers, one of whom was Tā Tipene O’Regan. He reflected on the maturity we have gained as society when considering the Treaty of Waitangi and what it means for New Zealanders. Read more »