Post your news and requests for information in the forums, which has topics for finding whanau (family), whanau events (tangihanga, funerals, reunions, anniversaries etc), general korero as well as events.
There is also a calendar which you can add your events to and a link section where you can add your Maori sites.
Replicating a legendary voyage from Hawai'i to Tahiti and back in 1980 awakened in those who sailed Hokule'a a desire to sail to other ancestral homelands of Polynesia and reconnect the family of the Pacific. From 1985 to 1987, Hokule'a carried out the Vo
Maori Tribal Allegiance has persisted in European times, with membership of both tribe and hapu being determined by the individual's parentage and links to an ancestor regarded as having founded the tribe.
The Polynesian Voyaging Society (PVS) was founded in 1973 to research how Polynesian seafarers discovered and settled nearly every inhabitable island in the Pacific Ocean before European explorers arrived in the 16th century. Information includes navigat
Non-instrument navigation on the open ocean is a treasured skill that few possess. In 1973, there was only one known deep-sea navigator. Today, there are nine with more in training.
Discover the ancient voyaging traditions of wayfinding as well as modern