Takahia Whakamua Puutahi graduation 2012

Our Takahia Whakamua Puutahi program had its graduation day on Saturday 14 July 2012 at the Brisbane Youth Detention Centre with 12 young people at the centre graduating. Community, whanau and centre staff came together to watch our rangatahi demonstrate their learning from the program and to celebrate Maori style!Some program statistics from 2012 are: we had a total of 29 students from all backgrounds: 21 boys – 8 girls; Maori (12) – Samoa/Ngati Hamoa (5); Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander (6) – Aust (3) – Maori/Samoa (1); Cook Islands (1);  NZ (1). Nga mihi aroha ki nga rangatahi i roto i nga whareherehere….  Tino ataahua koutou!

Takahia.whanau whanui

Takahia.whanau whanui

Takahia.mahi toi

Takahia.mahi toi

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