Kia ora koutou,
Matariki and Puanga are being celebrated now - marking the shift of seasons, a time for reflection and acknowledgement of the Māori New Year. Read on to find out what our Culture Commissioner and youth leaders have to share about their own experiences of Matariki/Puanga.
Our Major Grants round closed for expressions of interest on the 25th of June and we have now let applicants know whether they have been selected for the shortlist. Shortlisted candidates have until the 30th of July to submit their application for Major Grants funding. Thank you to all those that applied, we had very strong applications and have great selection of projects on our shortlist.