14 Mar 2014

Te Manu Korihi News for 14 March 2014

From Morning Report, 8:44 am on 14 March 2014

The return of a huge Maori carving stolen from a Ngati Tuwharetoa Marae more than 70 years ago has prompted talk in the tribe about developing its own tribal musuem; A Maori rights movement in Australia wants to tell a visiting Maori Party co-leader about how laws there are holding New Zealanders back from getting government support; A Maori farmer in Taranaki is running a training scheme to get more tribal descendants back home to manage its dairy operations; The chance to show-off dance skills and earn NCEA credits is driving more Maori students to take part in Auckland's Polyfest.