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Upcoming Courses

25-26  October 2023, 8:30am–1pm

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All courses include a workbook, arrival tea or coffee, and morning tea. Full-day courses additionally lunch and afternoon tea.

This series of 1/2 day workshops will immerse you in Māori language pronunciation and tikanga. 

You will learn some basic conversation, vocabulary and introductory grammar. Greetings and farewells mihimihi and poroporokai are also a core component of this course. You will also learn how to construct your pēpēha. Finally, the course covers effective strategies for engagement with Māori business and Māturanga Māori. 

Learning outcomes

  • Pronunciation
  • Pēpēhā (identity)
  • Both formal and informal greetings and farewells
  • Feelings
  • Counting
  • Tikanga and kawa


Members: $699 +gst
Non-members: $899 +gst

Cancellations - Transfers - Refunds

We require ten clear business days notice of a cancellation to allow for a full refund or transfer to another course. Registrations that are cancelled with less than ten business days notice will not be eligible for a transfer or refund. Substitute participants are always welcome.


The course provided a clear overall sense of Te Reo Māori. I learnt far more than I was expecting. Whetu conveys the information efficiently with a sense of fun...I am going forward from this with more respect and stronger affinity to Te Ao Māori and an inspiration to learn more!

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General contact

04 473 7224
Postal Address
PO Box 1087
Wellington 6140
Head Office:
 Level 13, NTT Tower, 157 Lambton Quay, Wellington 6011