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Waka Huia

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  • Waka Huia Episodes

      G When his passport expired, another's life was taken. Former soldier and broadcaster Hemana Waaka reveals how his life was saved, breaking tradition and facing fears, all with a bit of word play.

      G Keeping up with the Harawiras, Hilda and Hone, as they recount key movements that shaped them love, racism, fried bread and Maori independence.

      G When you fight for your land - there is always a price to pay. Kirituia Tumarae-Teka (Tamakaimoana) reveals her struggle without end at Maungapohatu.

      G Master of many professions Moari Stafford (Waikato) explores the female influences in his life and how they helped him become the man he is today.

      G Season Final: Haka master, Taina Ngarimu (74), shares an epic story of revenge from his cabin in the remote valley of Whareponga, East Coast; and reveals what makes a man on the stage.

      G Retired broadcaster, Hinerangi Goodman, serves up Ruatahuna soul food and talks candidly about love, beauty and the double standard applied to men and women.

      G Rose Te Papa (Tuhoe) is a swashbuckling, foul mouthed, lover of the Harley Davidson - who is guided by her heart.

      G All aboard as we take a trip with Temple Isaacs (Ngai Tamanuhiri, Rongowhakaata) through the golden era of NZ locomotive history, and hear the Ratana prophesy that foretold the miracle of his birth.

      G GOING HOME: 130 years ago his family fled the Tarawera eruption. Now for the first time since 1886 Rereamanu Wihapi (Ngati Taoi) is returning to his homelands.

      G Evelyn Tobin (Ngati Manu) reveals stories of early contact in the 1800s, the 'Girls War' at Russell and how language transcends the ages.

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