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  Aotearoa - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
It is almost certain that the use of Aotearoa to refer to the whole of New Zealand is a post-colonial usage.
Until the 20th century, it was common for Aotearoa to be used to refer to the North Island only.
Michael King) have theorised that it originated from mistakes in the February 1916 School Journal and was thus propagated in a similar manner to the myths surrounding the Moriori.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Aotearoa   (1023 words)

 NationMaster.com - Encyclopedia: Aotearoa Cafe   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Several members of the Aotearoa Cafe began their own website http://www.tamoko.org.nz to address the lack of education out there about this ancient art, and also to address the overwhelming amount of misappropriation going on around the world concerning this art.
Today the Aotearoa Cafe also claims to be involved in assisting Maori find their tribal links, continuing the struggle against neo-colonisation and misappropriation of Maori traditional intellectual property, raising political awareness of the Maori struggle for independence, and with the release of Aocafe Chat, bringing Maori together in online live chat discussions.
Aotearoa, which quickly became one of his most popular compositions, and which was played by orchestras both in New Zealand and in Great Britain.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Aotearoa-Cafe   (921 words)

 Stonehenge Aotearoa - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Stonehenge Aotearoa, located in New Zealand about an hour's drive from Wellington, is a modern adaptation of the Stonehenge ruins on the Salisbury Plain of England.
Its design was inspired not only by the original Stonehenge, but also by navigational and astronomical techniques of Polynesia and of the New World.
The name Aotearoa is a Maori name for New Zealand.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Stonehenge_Aotearoa   (186 words)

 Stonehenge Aotearoa   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Stonehenge Aotearoa, a full-scale working adaptation of Stonehenge, is intended to inspire New Zealanders to explore and experience for themselves how technologies of ancient times were used, and still can be used, to give practical and detailed information on the seasons, time and navigation.
Stonehenge Aotearoa is located in the Wairarapa countryside approximately 15 minutes drive from the town of Carterton.
Stonehenge Aotearoa is not a replica of the ruin on Salisbury Plain in England.
www.astronomynz.org.nz /stonehenge/stonehenge.htm   (606 words)

 Aotearoa - Wikipedia
Ko Aotearoa nei tētahi motu ki te Moananui a Kiwa.
Ko Aotearoa te ingoa Māori o nāianei mō te motu.
Engari he nunui ngā reo e kōrerotia ana e ngā tāngata huhua o Aotearoa whānui nei.
mi.wikipedia.org /wiki/Aotearoa   (382 words)

 Migration and Citizenship - AOTEAROA - APMRN   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
In particular, there is a substantial indigenous group which comprises a growing proportion of the total population in combination with new immigration policies which have diversified the source countries for migrants.
The demographic profile of Maori is different to that of non-Maori in the sense that there is a substantially greater proportion of the Maori population under age twenty-five.
The resurgence in Maori identity politics is a new factor in local and national politics in New Zealand and reflects the shift towards a post-colonial Aotearoa.
www.unesco.org /most/aotearoa.htm   (16075 words)

 NationMaster.com - Encyclopedia: Aotearoa   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Although they both have equal status, only God Defend New Zealand is used, and most New Zealanders would be unaware that the country has two national anthems.
So if I show the location of room X019 than the first floor room in that location would be 1019 on up to the 3rd floor that would be 3019.
This is a picture from the lagoon looking towards Aotearoa and Tuvalu is on the left.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Aotearoa   (1988 words)

 Film in Aotearoa New Zealand.
Given the paucity of writing on cinema in Aotearoa New Zealand, the publication of Film in Aotearoa New Zealand in its original edition in 1992 was a major event for film culture in this country.
In other words, Film in Aotearoa New Zealand succeeds very well at what it does, and it can hardly be held responsible for not being all things for all people.
What is needed is more; when that comes, Film in Aotearoa New Zealand can take its rightful place among others as a leader in and a major contributor to film culture in its home country, and a book of great interest in its own right for international scholars and fans of films from this country.
www.latrobe.edu.au /screeningthepast/shorts/reviews/revjul/marg.html   (839 words)

 [New-imc] Introduction to Aotearoa Indymedia
Introduction to Aotearoa Indymedia For those unfamiliar with it Aotearoa (also known as New Zealand) is a pacific nation southwest of Australia with a population of around 3 million people.
The late 1700s and early 1800s saw the first arrival of Europeans in Aotearoa was, first as hunters and traders and later as christian missionaries and colonists.
The Aotearoa IMC (AIMC) is a project of the Aotearoa Independent Media (AIM) network, which aims to facilitate communication and co-operation between independent activists, journalists, photographers, videographers, sound recordists and webworkers active in the islands of Aotearoa.
archives.lists.indymedia.org /new-imc/2001-December/001425.html   (656 words)

 Aotearoa: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
It is almost certain that the use of Aotearoa to refer to the whole of New Zealand is a post-colonial usage and it has been suggested that this usage was a initiated by Pakeha Pakeha quick summary:
The term Aotearoa gained an international audience in 1981 with Split Enz Split Enz quick summary:
Split enz was a successful new zealand band during the late 1970s and early 1980s featuring brothers tim and neil finnneil finn....
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/a/ao/aotearoa.htm   (1437 words)

 The Journey of the Maori to Aotearoa
And even if the very first migrants didn't know where exactly they were going, they had the sure and safe knowledge of the migratory birds (such as the kuaka or godwit), and of the migratory whales to guide them, and the certainty of their faith in their fellow creatures.
Consider also, the close affinity of our ancestors with the whole of the Creation; their relationship with the Earth and the skies, the lands and the seas, as well as with all the creatures of the Earth.
Who is to say that they did not also learn of far-away Aotearoa from the whispering of the winds, and the murmuring of the tides; from the voices of the Earth herself.
maaori.com /people/maoriara.htm   (807 words)

 Green Party of Aotearoa New Zealand - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Green Party of Aotearoa New Zealand is a political party in the New Zealand parliament.
It focuses firstly on environmentalism, arguing that all other aspects of humanity will cease to be of concern if there is no environment to sustain it.
The Green Party of Aotearoa New Zealand accepts Te Tiriti o Waitangi as the founding document of Aotearoa New Zealand; recognises Māori as Tāngata Whenua in Aotearoa New Zealand; and commits to the following four Principles:
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Green_Party_of_Aotearoa_New_Zealand   (1199 words)

 Coromandel Peninsula lodge accommodation, north island, New Zealand - Aotearoa Lodge
While staying at Aotearoa Lodge let our knowledgeable driver/guide show you the Remote Northern Coromandel Peninsula the relaxing way by joining our day tour to this picturesque remote region.
Also, we will arrange other activities for you that are available locally, eg: fishing, golf, scenic boat trips, horse riding, Bike NZ tours, craft trail and bone carving.
Aotearoa Lodge is a Qualmark rated 3-star plus Motel and is the accommodation base for our 2 & 3-day Coromandel Peninsula tours.
www.tournz.co.nz   (348 words)

 Sep 29/98: Message from Aotearoa Liberation Movement
The system we live under was designed soley by and for tauiwi, and ruthlessly kept in place - controlled by a bunch of power-mongering mongrels (some brown-faced ones too!).
This greedy lot intend to keep things as they are - them at the top, holding the power and control in AOTEAROA - getting richer by selling large chunks of whenua, assets and resources to overseas investors and us at the bottom with nothing.
Secondly, to ensure the seccess of their plan to own and control all of AOTEAROA and it's people, the "fair and just" settlements are appropriately made with appropriately "recognised Maori Leaders" - the bought and paid-for kupapa, put in place by the Crown and it's agents for moments like this.
sisis.nativeweb.org /sov/sep2998alm.html   (694 words)

 Radical Tradition Aotearoa Index
There are many similarities and cross influences in the radical tradition of Australia and Aotearoa (New Zealand).
Class War in Aotearoa is a platform-based libertarian-socialist group in Auckland.
Committee for the Establishment of Civilization is the Wellington branch of the Anarchist Alliance of Aotearoa.
www.takver.com /history/nz   (500 words)

 Aotearoa Olives - Extra Virgin Olive Oil grown and bottled in New Zealand   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Aotearoa Olives is a new company focusing on the marketing of Extra Virgin Olive Oil which is fast becoming a much wanted product on the shelves of people wanting healthy, good tasting food.
This demand for Olive Oil provides an excellent opportunity to invest in an industry that is on the rise.
If you want to know how you can be a part of this exciting new company, you can read more in our About Us section or you can Contact Us for more information about the company.
www.aotearoa-olives.co.nz   (152 words)

 Aotearoa / Pacific islands - Anarkismo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
I look at three major movements against neoliberalism in order to learn from their successes and defeats: the 1991 general strike that wasn't; the movement against the benefit cuts of 1991; and the land occupations movement by Maori in the mid 1990s.
The story of the I.W.W. in Aotearoa cannot be told without considering the wider labour movement.
Unless otherwise stated by the author, all content is free for non-commercial reuse, reprint, and rebroadcast, on the net and elsewhere.
www.anarkismo.net /index.php?topic=®ion=aotearoapacificislands   (366 words)

 Aotearoa.co.nz, New Zealand arts, New Zealand crafts, New Zealand gifts, New Zealand jewelry, New Zealand prints, New ...
Aotearoa means 'land of the long white cloud', the name given to New Zealand by the Maori.
The koru is the unfurling of the fern leaf.
Abel Tasman (1642) was a Dutchman who thought that Aotearoa looked like a place in the Netherlands called 'Zeeland', hence he named the country New Zealand.
www.aotearoa.co.nz   (545 words)

 Encyclopedia :: Aotearoa   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Ko Aotearoa te whenua o te Māori, o ngā kiwi, o ngā Pākehā.
Nāna i tapa nga ingoa o ngā wahi huhua o Aotearoa.
Te kai o te whenua o Aotearoa i mua atu i te Turi: ko te kai i kitea o Ngahue, he moa, he manu, he aruhe.
maori.encyclopedia.st /Aotearoa   (523 words)

 Webshots - Images of Race Horse Shares for Sale.
Fillies and Colts from Aotearoa Colonials East Coast New Zealand
Beaches on the East Coast of Aotearoa New Zealand.
Aotearoa Colonials Breeders of Thoroughbreds for the Future
community.webshots.com /album/233078869WcPkJG   (239 words)

 Aotearoa New Zealand Association Of Social Workers (ANZASW)
ANZASW is a unique Association in many ways and reflects the efforts by its members to have a professional body for social work that respects Te Tiriti O Waitangi and the special characteristics of social work practice in our country.
Through this website the Association aims to provide information to those who may have an interest in membership of ANZASW as well as those who seek information about social work in Aotearoa New Zealand.
Our website will be regularly updated to ensure its keeps apace with the ever changing face and context of our profession.
www.anzasw.org.nz   (217 words)

 Aotearoa Lodge hotel Whitianga New Zealand - Aotearoa Lodge Whitianga hotel reviews
This is a good value considering the low internet rate and has all of the amenities, facilities and level of comfort you would expect from a hotel of this class.
Previously these special rates of the Aotearoa Lodge hotel Whitianga, were available exclusively to travel agents and corporations.
The Aotearoa Lodge hotel was previously known as Aotearoa Lodge.
www.asiarooms.com /new_zealand/whitianga/aotearoa_lodge.html   (397 words)

 Arts Access Aotearoa   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
The anniversary is a chance for us to acknowledge the journey that Arts Access Aotearoa and all who we work with have made together and the achievements that have been reached along the way.
Arts Access Aotearoa is a Charitable Trust whose objectives are to ensure that people and communities of New Zealand have unhindered access to the arts, and opportunities to create, perform and develop their own arts.
Arts Access Aotearoa works with organisations in the social service sector, and communities of people with limited access to the arts, to stimulate them to undertake arts projects, develop their own arts activities independently and develop partnerships with funding organisations and art groups.
www.artsaccess.org.nz   (275 words)

 Te Anga Marautanga o Aotearoa - Ministry of Education
Ko Te Anga Marautanga o Aotearoa te tauäkï kaupapahere tüäpapa mö nga mahi whakaako, mahi ako, mahi aro matawai mö nga äkonga katoa i nga kura o Aotearoa.
E ähukahuka ana Te Anga Marautanga o Aotearoa he motuhake nga hiahia ako o te äkonga takitahi.
E ahukahuka ana, e täutu ana Te Anga Marautanga i nga mätäpono mö nga hötaka whakaako katoa i roto i nga kura o Aotearoa.
www.minedu.govt.nz /index.cfm?layout=document&documentid=3562&indexid=1004&indexparentid=1072   (744 words)

 Welcome to the official Web Site of the Anglican Church in Aotearoa
It is our hope that the information contained here will enable Anglicans and others to be informed of the ministry of this Church.
The Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia, is a constitutionally autonomous member of the worldwide Anglican Communion.
The Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia encompasses the area described by its title.
www.anglican.org.nz   (170 words)

 AOTEAROA - Nature Sounds of New Zealand - natural atmospheres recorded in NZ by Clive Williamson of Symbiosis   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Aotearoa - meaning 'the Land of the Long White Cloud' in the Maori language - was the original name given to the North Island of New Zealand, and is now their name for the whole country.
Each track on AOTEAROA is presented as a journey in sound through a different region of New Zealand.
They saw the album as a way of successfully promoting New Zealand as a unique holiday destination that 'refreshes, replenishes and inspires.' The original recordings were co-funded by Clive's group Symbiosis and the BBC, who now make them available for use in their radio and television programmes.
www.symbiosis-music.com /nz1.html   (799 words)

 Caritas Aotearoa New Zealand
18 May 2006: As a justice, peace and development agency, Caritas Aotearoa New Zealand was hoping Finance Minister, Dr Michael Cullen might have been more like Santa and less like Scrooge when it came to announcing rates for Overseas Development Assistance (ODA) in yesterday’s Budget......
20 February 2006: Caritas Aotearoa New Zealand is accepting donations for the victims of the recent mudslide that swept through the farming village of Guinsaugon in the Philippines on Friday.....
Caritas Aotearoa is the national Catholic Agency for Justice Peace and Development.
www.caritas.org.nz   (412 words)

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