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‘Ikale Tahi Build to RWC 2015

Last weekend’s Pacific Barbarians game is part of the fundraising and team build up to next year’s Rugby World Cup. Their development and build up is hampered somewhat by the lack of tough games, even tests against Tier 1 nations. They hope to have more games between now and RWC 2015

‘Mau and the Visitor’ play, runs for a second season

‘Mau and the Visitor’ play, runs for a second season Playwright Pulotu Canada McCarthy has assembled an 11-strong cast for the second season of his play “Mau and the Visitor.” The show depicts one of Samoa’s darkest days in history, the killing of Tupua Tamasese Lealofi III.

11 Pacific players named in All Blacks squad for the Rugby World Cup

10 players of Pacific descent will be donning the All Blacks jersey for the Rugby World Cup in Japan next month.

14-year-old Runner Bhakti Patel on Namaste New Zealand

Bhakti Patel had a stroke when she was only 17 months old, but that doesn't stop her from achieving on the athletics field. With help from her friends, family, and coaches she wishes to one day compete professionally and to overcome any obstacle life has for her.Namaste New Zealand was made with help from NZ On Air

14th Pacific Games and the closing ceremony 2011

14th Pacific Games and the closing ceremony 2011 Tagata Pasifika TVNZ 15 Sept 2011 – 14th Pacific Games – more sporting highlights from the 27 sporting codes being contested at the 2011 14th Pacific Games and the closing ceremony.

2014 Vodafone Pacific Music Awards – Part 3

Part 3: Best Pacific Language; NZ On Air Radio play and Video awards and Cydel performance

2016 Tagata Pasifika Christmas Special: Bloopers

Ia manuia le kirisimasi ma le tausaga fou from the Tagata Pasifika team. We hope you enjoyed watching our 2016 Tagata Pasifika Christmas Special as much as we did! To round of the show we share these bloopers from the day…

2016 Tagata Pasifika Christmas Special: Ellaphon Tauariki

Ellaphon Tauariki performs ‘This Christmas’… Merry Christmas from the Tagata Pasifika team.

2016 Tagata Pasifika Christmas Special: GK

GK performs a contemporary version of ‘Feliz Navidad’ Merry Christmas from the Tagata Pasifika team.