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Te Waka Toi Awards

Te Tohu mō Te Arikinui Dame Te Atairangikaahu | Exemplary/Supreme Award

Fred Graham, Ngāti Koroki Kahukura, Tainui (2017)
Patricia Grace, DCNZM, QSO. Ngāti Toa Rangatira, Ngā ti Raukawa (2016)
Matekino Lawless, QSM. Ngāti Maniapoto, Ngāti Whawhakia (2015) 
Sandy Adsett, MNZM, MMVA. Ngāti Pahauwera, Ngāti Kahungunu (2014)
Darcy Nicholas, QSO. Te Ātiawa, Ngāti Ruanui, Tauranga Moana (2013)
Dr Tīmoti Kāretu, QSO. Ngāti Kahungunu, Ngāi Tūhoe (2012)
Distinguished Professor Sir Sidney Moko Mead, Ngāti Awa (2011)
Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, Ngāti Porou (2010)
Witi Ihimaera, Te Aitanga a MahakiWhānau a Kai (2009)
Iritana Tawhiwhirangi, Ngāti Porou (2008)
Sir Howard Morrison, Te Arawa (2007)

See complete list of Te Tohu mō Te Arikinui Dame Te Atairangikaahu award winners (pdf 81KB)

Ngā Tohu ā Tā Kingi Ihaka | Sir Kingi Ihaka Awards recognising lifetime contribution

2017 Recipients

Tawhiri Williams. Tūhoe
Kaa Williams. Tūhoe
Manahi Paewai. Rangitāne
Ronald Boyd Hudson. Ngāti Ruanui, Ngaruahine, Whakatōhea
Miriama Paraki. Tuwharetoa, Te Arawa, Tūhoe

2016 Recipients

Keri Kaa CNZM. Ngāti Porou
Te Kanawa Pitiroi. Ngāti Tuwharetoa
Hokimoana Te Rika Hekerangi. Tūhoe
Professor Piri Sciascia ONZM, Ngā ti Kahungunu

2015 Recipents

Te Whetu Takitahi Te Ariki Derek Morehu, CNZM, Te Arawa
Karanga Wineera Metekingi, Ngāti Toa, Ngāti Toarangatira, Ngāti Tahu and Ngāti Whakaue
Pareaute Nathan, Tainui, Te Rarawa
Huhana Morgan, Ngai Tahu
Maata Wharehoka, Taranaki

2014 Recipients

Reverend Rollo John Richard Hovell, MA, Ngāti Porou
Elizabeth Aroha Ellis CNZM, JP, Ngāpuhi, Ngāti Porou
Te Warihi Hetaraka, Ngāti Wai, Ngā Puhi, Tainui
Dr Rangimarie Turuki Rose Pere, Ngāti Kahungunu,Tūhoe
Danny (Raniera) Craven Poihipi, Whānau-ā-Apanui

2013 Recipients

Fred Graham, Ngāti Koroki Kahukura, Raukawa
Dr Hohepa Joseph Mason QSO, PhD, Ngāti Awa
Renée, ONZM,  Ngāti Kahungunu
Rore Hapipi (Rowley Habib), Ngāti Tūwharetoa
Tiwi Black, Tūhoe, Whānau a Apanui

2012 Recipients

Maruhaeremuri Stirling, Ngāti Porou, Te Whānau a Apanui, Ngāti Kauwhata, Ngāi Tahu
Esther Kerr Jessop QSM, Ngāi Tai
Mita Mohi MBE, Ngāti Tūwharetoa, Te Arawa
Manuera Tohu QSM, Ngāti Kahu
Hohipera Williams, Te Whakatōhea

See complete list of Ngā Tohu ā Tā Kingi Ihaka award winners (pdf 103KB)

Te Tohu Toi Kē a Te Waka Toi | Making a Difference

Briar Grace-Smith. Ngāpuhi (2017)
Hoturoa Barclay-Kerr. Tainui (2016)
Lisa Reihana, MDes, BFA . Ngāpuhi, Ngāti Hine, Ngai Tu (2015)
Professor Derek Lardelli, ONZM. Rongowhakaata, Ngāti Porou (2014)
Rāwiri Paratene, ONZM, Ngāpuh (2013)
Tama Huata ONZM, Ngāti Kahungunu, Ngāti Porou (2012)
Robyn Kahukiwa, Ngāti Porou (2011)
Taiaroa Royal, Te Arawa, Ngāi Tahu (2010)
Merata Mita (2009)
George Henare, Ngati Porou (2008)
Ramon Tommy Taurima, Ngāti Kahunungu (2007)

See complete list of Te Tohu Toi Kē award winners (pdf 82KB)

Te Tohu aroha mō Ngoingoi Kumeroa Pewhairangi: “Whakarongo, Titiro, Kōrero” | Award for strengthening Te Reo Rangatira

Pembroke Peraniko Bird, Ngāti Manawa, Ngāti Tahu (2017)
Mana Elizabeth (Liz) Hunkin, Ngāti Kahungunu (2016)
Rahera Wiremu Shortland, Ngāpuhi (2015)
Dr Apirana Tuahae Kaukapakapa Mahuika, Ngāti Porou (2014)
Dr Patu Hohepa, Ngāpuhi, Te Ātiawa (2013)
Professor Pou Tēmara, Ngāi Tūhoe (2012)
Emeritus Professor Sir Tamati Reedy, Ngāti Porou (2011)
Te Onehou Phyllis, Ngāti Awa (2010)
Te Wharehuia Milroy, Tūhoe (2009)
Merimeri Penfold, Ngati Kuri (2008)
Paora Noho Kruger, Tūhoe (2007)

See complete list of Te Tohu aroha mō Ngoingoi Kumeroa Pewhairangi award winners (pdf 78KB)

Ngā Manu Pīrere | Award to recognise emerging Māori artists

Chevron Te-Whetumatarau Hassett, Ngāti Porou, Ngāti Kahungunu, Rongomaiwahine (2017)
Turene Huiarau Jones, Rongowhakaata, Ngāti Whakaue (2017)
Te Kanawa Ngarotata, Ngāti Porou, Ngāti Maniapoto (2016)
Cori Masters, Te Arawa, Ngati Whakaue, Te Whakatō hea (2016)
Mapihi Maureen Te Rerehau Kelland. Ngāti Tūwharetoa, Ngāti Kahungunu (2015)
Hana-lee Kereru-Wainohu. Ngāti Kahungunu, Rongomaiwahine (2015)
Te Utanga-ki-Whangaparaoa Tautuhi, Ngāti Ranginui, Ngai-te-rangi, Ngāti Raukawa, Ngāti Porou (2014)
Chloe Rose Cull, Kāi Tahu (2014)
Damen Joe, Waikato/Tainui (2013)
Deane-Rose Marie Ngatai, Ngāti Porou (2013)
Rongomaiaia Te Whaiti, Ngāti Kahungunu ki Wairarapa, Kāi Tahu, Rangitāne (2012)
Kingi Pitiroi, Ngāti Tūwharetoa  (2012)
Tai Kerekere, Te Aitanga a Mahaki, Ngai Tai, Ngai Tahu, Ngati Kahungunu, Nga Puhi (2011)
Karangawai Marsh, Ngati Maniapoto, Ngati Raukawa, Te Arawa (2011)
Reuben Friend, Ngāti Maniapoto (2010)
Taryn Beri, Ngāti Toa (2010)
Shannon Te Ao, Tuwharetoa (2009)
Challen Wilson, Kai Tahu (2009)
Kylie Tiuka, Tūhoe (2009)
Aimee Rose Stephenson, Ngāti Mārau (2008)
Waiana Jones, Te Arawa / Te Aupouri (2008)
Maria Rose Macdonald, Ngapuhi / Te Arawa (2008)
Ngahina Hohaia, Taranaki (2007)
Anna Marie White, Te Atiawa (2007)

See complete list of Ngā Manu Pīrere award winners (pdf 85KB)

Te Tohu o Te Papa Tongarewa Rongomaraeroa | Outstanding contribution to Ngā Toi Māori

Supported by Te Papa Tongarewa

Dr Cliff Whiting, ONZ, Te Whānau-ā-Apanui (2017)

Te Tohu Whakamanawa o Te Matatini | Recognising outstanding contribution to Kapa Haka

Supported by Te Matatini Kapa Haka Aotearoa 

Louise Kingi, Te Aitanga-a-Māhaki (2017)

Results of our work : Te Waka Toi Awards