Maumahara

Friday 25 January 2013, 10.00 pm on Maori Television

Sixty years ago, Maori children were smacked at school or ‘fed soap’ for speaking Maori. Some of them, now kaumatua, speak about the trauma of those early days.

Saturday 28 April 2012, 8.00 pm on Maori Television

Kahungunu kaumatua tell stories from the past, threaded by music of the time. Tonight: Songs by Kahungunu songwriters Paraire Tomoana and his son-in-law Wi Te Tau Huata.

Wednesday 2 November 2011, 8.00 pm on Maori Television

Kahungunu kaumatua tell stories from the past, threaded by music of the time. Tonight we hear about how the deadly 1931 Napier and Hastings earthquake changed people’s lives forever.

Wednesday 9 November 2011, 8.00 pm on Maori Television

Kahungunu kaumatua tell stories from the past, threaded by music of the time. Tonight, they reminisce about growing up with an abundance of their favourite kai.

Wednesday 16 November 2011, 8.00 pm on Maori Television

Kahungunu kaumatua tell stories from the past, threaded by music of the time. Tonight: Songs by Kahungunu songwriters Paraire Tomoana and his son-in-law Wi Te Tau Huata.

Wednesday 19 October 2011, 8.00 pm on Maori Television

Kahungunu kaumatua tell stories from the past, threaded by music of the time. In this episode they discuss the fashions, dance crazes and fads of yesteryear.

Wednesday 5 October 2011, 8.00 pm on Maori Television

Kahungunu kaumatua tell stories from the past, threaded by music of the time. Tonight: The devastating impact of World War I and II on small Maori communities and how it changed their way of life forever.

Wednesday 12 October 2011, 8.00 pm on Maori Television

Kahungunu kaumatua tell stories from the past, threaded by music of the time. In this episode they discuss how they used rongoa to cure aliments and stay healthy.

Wednesday 12 October 2011, 8.00 pm on Maori Television

Kahungunu kaumatua tell stories from the past, threaded by music of the time. In this episode they discuss how they used rongoa to cure aliments and stay healthy.

Wednesday 7 September 2011, 8.00 pm on Maori Television

Kaumatua talk about working at The Watties factory, and Whakatu and Tomoana freezing works.