Origins: Heritage of First Nations

a project by Border Crossings

UK-Based Maori Organisations

The following are all long-established organisations, representing a living link in the UK with the Māori community. They all do work in schools and communities and can be contacted with regard to performances, speakers, workshops etc…





Ngāti Rānana

Ngāti Rānana London Māori Club aims to provide New Zealanders residing in the United Kingdom and others interested in Māori culture an environment to teach, learn and participate in Māori culture.



Te Kohanga Reo

Te Kōhanga Reo o Rānana is a part of the wider group of Ngāti Rānana. In particular Kōhanga Reo provides an environment for pre-school children and their families to participate, learn and share in the reo (Māori language) and tikanga (customs).



Manaia Performing Arts

Manaia is a 100% Māori  owned and operated London based company, which specialises in providing professional Maori performing arts  services and Māori cultural knowledge.



Maramara Totatara

The London Branch of Te Whare Tu Taua o Aotearoa – The School of Ancient Weaponry of New Zealand. Maramara Tōtara teaches the Māori fighting art of Mau Taiaha (also known as Mau Rakau).

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