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.
Maori ancestry is able to be traced back to a people who lived in the Bismarck Archipelago, to the east of New Guinea, approximately 3500 years ago. These inhabitants had a Lapita culture, of which earthenware pots, distinctive and highly coloured, were a
The earliest name for Wellington, from Maori legend, is Te Upoko o te Ika a Maui. In Maori it means "the head of Maui's fish." Caught and pulled to the surface by Polynesian navigator Maui, the fish became the North Island.