Taringa Podcast
Taringa - Ep 144 - Once Upon a Taima - Putauaki and Tarawera

Taringa - Ep 144 - Once Upon a Taima - Putauaki and Tarawera

May 22, 2020

Back in the studio, we bring you the engaging story of Putauaki and Tarawera - a fable of a meandering course of love, and the breaking points of two Maunga.

Taringa - Ep 132 - Once Upon a Taima - Mauao

Taringa - Ep 132 - Once Upon a Taima - Mauao

February 28, 2020

Popcorn time again everyone! We bring you the Story of the humble lonely Mountain that watches over Tauranga.

Taringa - Ep 120 - Once Upon a Taima - Poutini

Taringa - Ep 120 - Once Upon a Taima - Poutini

November 29, 2019

This story is about the origins of Pounamu (or Greenstone) - a beautiful and precious stone found in certain parts of the South Island, New Zealand. Pounamu is a Taonga that plays an important part in Māori history and Tikanga, and in this episode - we both tell the story and talk about how, and why.

Taringa - Ep 111 - Once Upon a Taima - Hātūpātū and the Birdwoman

Taringa - Ep 111 - Once Upon a Taima - Hātūpātū and the Birdwoman

September 27, 2019

We're back in Story mode, with this epic tale about Hātūpātū and the Kurangaituku, the Birdwoman.

Taringa - Ep 102 - Once Upon a Taima - Tāwhaki - Chapter 2

Taringa - Ep 102 - Once Upon a Taima - Tāwhaki - Chapter 2

July 26, 2019

In this episode we have the second instalment of the Tāwhaki story, as told in a conversation between Koro and Moko.

Taringa - Ep 96 - Once Upon a Taima - Niwareka & Mataora

Taringa - Ep 96 - Once Upon a Taima - Niwareka & Mataora

June 14, 2019

The origins of Tā moko are told through this famous story of love and jealousy.

Taringa - Ep 92 - Once Upon a Taima - Tāne - Chapter 2 - The 3 Kete

Taringa - Ep 92 - Once Upon a Taima - Tāne - Chapter 2 - The 3 Kete

May 17, 2019

Our story on Tāne and his brothers continues, as he journeys to Rangiātea to retrieve the three Kete o te wānanga.

Taringa - Ep 83 - Once Upon a Taima - Tāne - Chapter 1 - The Wharekura

Taringa - Ep 83 - Once Upon a Taima - Tāne - Chapter 1 - The Wharekura

March 8, 2019

Turn up the volume and enjoy this kōrero that includes our first chapter of the famous story about Tāne and his brothers in their pursuit for knowledge and wisdom.

Taringa - Ep 78 - Once Upon a Taima - Kupe - Chapter 2

Taringa - Ep 78 - Once Upon a Taima - Kupe - Chapter 2

February 1, 2019

We continue the story of Kupe as he hunts his nemesis Te Wheke while naming many places in the newly found Aotearoa.

Taringa - Ep 70 - Once Upon a Taima - Kupe - Chapter 1

Taringa - Ep 70 - Once Upon a Taima - Kupe - Chapter 1

November 16, 2018

Enjoy the first chapter of our story about Kupe - the great navigator, and a waiata from the Black Katz in the 80's.