Atamira Dance Collective

Marama Lloydd

Location: Henderson

Local Board: Hsn-Massey

Atamira Dance Company is a creator and presenter of Māori contemporary dance theatre of Aotearoa.

Hawaiki Tū Haka Theatre

Kura Te Waati

Location: Te Atatu Sth

Local Board: Hsn-Massey

Indigenous Māori performing artists company specialising in Haka theatre.

Pacific Institute of Performing Arts (PIPA)

Amo Ieriko

Location: Avondale

Local Board: Whau

A learning environment that encourages growth through creative exploration, and fosters young performers who are passionate about telling the stories of Aotearoa and the Pacific.

CEAC Kakano Youth Arts Collective

Mandy Patmore

Location: Henderson

Local Board: Hsn-Massey

Work with young people who have struggled in mainstream education and are trying to move their lives in a positive direction. Kākano supports young people to develop their studio practice, their confidence and their self-worth.

DWS Creative Ltd

Desna Whaanga-Schollum

Location: Henderson

Local Board: Hsn-Massey

An entrepreneur in Indigenous design, research, exhibition and wānanga in the creative arts space incorporating business acumen. Chairperson of Ngā Aho.

Hohepa Arts

Hohepa Renata

Location: Massey

Local Board: Hsn-Massey

Carver, graphic design, pounamu


Riki Bennett & Kelly King

Location: Waitakere

Local Board: Waitakere

Provides environmental education programmes and arts for primary to secondary age groups, as well as for community groups and businesses. Programmes have a Māori focus on plants and Te Wao nui a Tane. Programmes include taonga puoro, weaving tuition and tukutuku design work. The organisation can also tailor a programme to suit the client.

Rutherford College Performing Arts Academy

Jeff Ruha

Location: Te Atatu Peninsula

Local Board: Hsn-Massey

Carving, graphic design, arts and crafts, composition

Toi Toi Music Management

Cat Tunks

Location: Piha

Local Board: Waitakere

To foster, facilitate and create NZ music production, events management, promotion of Māori vocal artists. Also a performer and recording artist.



Ann-Margaret Campbell- Strickland Rose Greaves

Location: Glen Eden

Local Board: Waitakere

To nurture, manaaki and maintain the Pā Harakeke ō Hoani Waititi Marae. One day rāranga wānanga held monthly.

Traditional Weaponry

Te Whare Tū Taua

Paora Sharples

Location: Glen Eden

Local Board: Waitakere

Māori traditional weaponry

Te Pou

Brady Peeti

Location: Henderson

Local Board: Henderson-Massey

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