Have you practised your mihi lately?
Perhaps it’s a good time to learn (or relearn) how to introduce yourself in te reo Māori.
Flagstaff marks the spot where the treaty was signed in the town of Waitangi
Use your mihi at the beginning of any gathering to introduce yourself and where you come from.
Here’s an easy way to get started with three simple steps.
Waitangi Day is New Zealand’s national day. It is a holiday held annually on February 6th to commemorate the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi on February 6th 1840. If Waitangi Day falls on a weekend, the following Monday will observe it so this year Feb 8th is a public holiday.
Find out more about Waitangi, Waitangi Day, and the Treaty of Waitangi.
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