The Kawenata Awards is a prestigious annual event that celebrates contribution and achievement across all sectors of Te Nehenehenui. It is also the symbolic flagship of the 1904 Kawenata (Covenant) of Ngāti Maniapoto me ōna hapū maha inaugurated at the Māhoenui residence of Te Rangituataka Tākerei on Friday 1st January 1904.
This year’s Kawenata Awards will be hosted on the Te Nehenehenui Facebook page, join us online to celebrate the contribution and achivement of individuals from Te Nehenehenui.
6pm, Paraire, 2 o Tīhema 2022
The awards are open to affiliates of Ngāti Maniapoto me ōna hapū maha living locally and globally and all nationalities residing within the Te Nehenehenui region since the 1st of December of the previous awards event.