6 Sep 2012

Manu Korihi News for 6 September 2012

From Morning Report, 8:48 am on 6 September 2012

The Education Review Office says the Maori college, Hato Petera, needs to make several improvements, but its hostel is in good shape; The Maori Council's being told that it might be time to give over the lead role on the water debate to the Iwi Chairs Forum; Te Papa Museum says its pounamu exhibition to China resonates with their culture because they can also relate to the mythological taniwha stories about greenstone; A Brisbane based rugby league coach is urging New Zealand Rugby League to put more resources into developing young Maori players in Australia - so they don't play for Queensland or New South Wales.