7 Aug 2020

Ngāti Kahungunu ki Wairoa welcomes PGF's $1.5m for marae

From Checkpoint, 6:16 pm on 7 August 2020

Ngāti Kahungunu ki Wairoa descendants are overjoyed they can do up their wharenui - while also attracting their rangatahi back to their marae - with over $1.5 million from the Provincial Growth Fund.

The funding will support renovations on nineteen marae across Wairoa the Under-Secretary for Regional Economic Development Fletcher Tabuteau unveiled today.

Meriana Johnsen has more.