Te Ahi Kaa 2 September 2012
Maraea Rakuraku is at the Poroporoaki for the whanau who began their six month Journey on-board two traditional waka bound for Rapanui, Hawai'i and then back home again. Ngapuhi, Kawiti Waetford credits his Kapahaka background in preparing him what is turning into a burgeoning opera career. This year he was one of six finalists at the Lexus Song Quest. He chats with Justine Murray. Levin based, Kawiu Marae features as part of our continuing series, Nga Marae o te motu.