Ō atakarapa | Your Moments

From schools, to workplaces to whānau and friends. Thousands of New Zealanders stopped to share in a moment of unity for our people and our language. In joining our Māori Language Moment, you became part of a movement that began a generation ago.

Kia kaha te reo Māori!
Kia kaha Aotearoa!

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kia pai to ra, kia ataata...

Sing te reo song 'Tūtira Mai' with my family...

I spoke some Maori being where i live in Te Reo Marori...

Thornbury School enjoy singing waiata and lately have been practising for the local Polyfest...

Happy to share my mihi with you!...

My new normal, using Te Reo every day...

This is us listening to Music in Māori :)...

I go to Te Ataarangi ki te tauihu o te waka-a-Maui...

Today was to listen to our beautiful language through song...

Kei te tarai ahau ki te ako iti i tetahi wa...

Today we learnt and shared our pepehas...

We have loved learning Te Reo Māori as part of our cultural competency journey here at Central Economic Development Agency!...

SLT learning some te Reo Māori vocabulary...

This video is of me telling my Pepeha...

This is my maori moment - i am learning and enjoying being challenged with this beautiful language...

te reo is epic...

Kia Ora...

At the end of our online church staff meeting of the Auckland Baptist Tabernacle, I read Psalm 67 in Reo...

This is the Kahui Ako for the schools in this community...

Anēi anō he kōrero mai i Te Kura Taitamawāhine o Murihiku...

On the whiteboard as we leave the M&S workroom...

Kia kaha ki Te korero Maori I nga wa katoa, ki roto, ki waho...

Over the past couple of years, Unity Books Wellington has tried to keep up with the incredibly high demand for...

We sang Ka waiata kia Maria that is meaningful for us...

Me and my class listened to waiata :) HAPPY MAORI LANGUAGE WEEK!...

Room 11 at Sunnyhills School, Tamaki Makaurau spent their Maths Meet using numbers in Te Reo!...

hi te reo is cool...

We are 5, 6 and 7 years old learning the days of the week in Te Reo...

We celebrated Te Wiki o te Reo Māori with a Waiata - Te Aroha...

Ko Martin tōku ingoa...

We learnt how to say Kia pai to wiki / have a good week...

E ako ana māua ngā kupu hou me ngā waiata hou i te reo Māori...

We are He Korowai Akonga, we are in our first year of our 3 year degree in Primary Teaching at...

Ngā kaimahi o Runanga Rangahau o Aotearoa...

I mātakitaki au tētahi hōtaka reo māori ...

Here is my class all online learning new sayings and phrases in Te Reo Maori...

A group of Chinese perform Maori Waiata celebrating te wiki o te Maori...

The McKays celebrating Te Reo o te wiki with a pukana...

I am 5 years old and study in Panmure bridge school (Auckland)...

The Why Ora team and Te Pāharakeke - Māori language moment ✌🏼...

Ko Baljeet toku ingoa...

At my workplace today a lot of us participated in the Māori language moment by doing the reo Māori Kahoot...

I linked in on a zoom meeting and sung Tūtira mai ngā iwi with my Te Taua Moana colleagues (I’m...

We are singing along to Hirini Melbourne's waiata Purea nei...

Aroha Matou Kia Kohe...

We had a workplace te reo session, finishing with a Kahoot based quiz...

Kia Ora...

Whakarongo and AKO Te Rito...

At 12pm on Tuesday 14 September, the rain stopped and Mokoia Intermediate, in Rotorua, headed out to the field to...

Ko Maungakiekie tōku maunga...

my late mum's favorite waiata...

Hi...

hewwo...

Ki ora I am listening to waiata Maori...

Happy to share my mihi with you!...

Tēnā koutou...

Joining the moment and contributing our part in Te wiki o te reo Māori...

Our nga kaiako had a korero about Te Wiki o te Reo Māori 2021...

Each day as Auckland is in lock down...

I took a break from working in the home office, and decided to sing along to my favourite NZ song:...

#MyPepeha ...

I will say a traditional karakia with my young sons and then talk with them about what it means...

I mātakitaki au tetahi hotaka reo māori ...

I love this Pepeha website and have created one for my sons too :)...

I'm currently in my second semester of te reo at AUT...

Ko Alex takuingia...

Kia kaha Te Reo Maori !...

Maramataka Maori...

A couple who appreciate the Maori for their melodic language and ancestral wisdom...

Day 2 of Maori Language Week for Miss 7 with abit of Stan Walker - Aotearoa ...

Kia Ora...

This is a karakia we doevery morning...

Our family are learning together...

I learnt this karakia at Mangere College, a loooong time ago...

I try to remember to say a Kaikohau every day with my students...

Motatau has two marae...

Ko mātou ko te whānau o Clarence St Theatre e tautoko ana te kaupapa nei ko te Wiki o te...

A simple little waiata with a strong message...

My whanau is in lockdown...

My class played a Maori Language Kahoot online at 12pm...

Jess and Gina’s waiata ...

My daughter trying to sing maori waita as they practice in the mat time...

Ko Debbie tōku ingoa ...

We love doing the Pukanas😂...

Mum helping me to read Nannys pukapuka, learning about Marama and Tangaroa...

Tena Koutou!...

My work team hosted a language based quiz, and...

I am 10 years old ...

My daughter Ella singing a waiata for her Maori Moment...

He tamaiti au I tipu mai i roto i te ao māori...

Tena tātou e ngā kaipupuru i te Mauri o to tātou māoritanga...

Kia kaha ki Te korero Maori ...

I am currently learning how to do my Mihi, so this is me doing a basic Mihi that I have...

Katahi anō au ka hoki mai ki Aotearoa, nō reira kei MIQ ahau...

Our family pukana...

The students of Room 19 at Bucklands Beach Primary School all got together on a Google Meet (we're in Auckland...

i want to learn maori and this has worked for me...

Three generations together celebrating our cultural heritage...

Kia kaha ki Te korero...

The North Canterbury and South Canterbury Statistics survey teams sang E Ihowa, our national anthem, and Tutira Mai at midday...