“The importance of repatriation of ancestral remains to Māori of New Zealand.”
A presentation by Te Herekiekie Herewini and Ms Hema Temara
- The history of the trade and collection of Māori ancestral remains
- The continuous connection Māori have with their tūpuna (ancestors)
- Māori cultural concepts
- What happens when the ancestors arrive home?
There will be a demonstration of traditional Māori music and instruments.