Kingi, Henare Whitu, active 1989-1990

Station kaumātua, and full-time announcer/interviewer for Te Upoko o Te Ika 1988-2012. Worked for many years at Calvert Plastics Ltd Stokes Valley, before joining Te Upoko Radio as an expert speaker, pūkōrero, kaumātua and interviewer. Was awarded the MNZM for 25 years of service to Māori and broadcasting and was the morning announcer for Te Upoko o te Ika in Wellington.

Kingi has been a strong influence and has mentored many young Māori broadcasters. Involved with Te Whakaruruhau o Ngā Reo Irirangi Māori and presented a Sunday Morning Māori Language service for 15 years on a voluntary basis. He has been a cultural advisor to a number of government offices including the National Library of New Zealand, National Archives and the State Services Commission. He has been Kaumātua to the Māori Language Commission.

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Date: Date unknown From: Te Reo Irirangi o Te Upoko o Te Ika: Sound recordings By: Wihongi, Del, active 1994; Curtis, Te Pere, active 1990s; Kingi, Henare Whitu, active 1989-1990 Ref: OHInt-0937-0445 Description: Information provided by donor reads: "Del Wihongi and Te Pere Curtis, interviewed by Henare Kingi. Interview on Wai 262 intellectual property rights claim. B...
Date: 1988 From: Te Reo Irirangi o Te Upoko o Te Ika: Sound recordings By: Mead, Sidney Hirini Moko Haerewa (Sir), 1927-; Kingi, Henare Whitu, active 1989-1990; Waikerepuru, Huirangi Eruera (Dr), 1929- Ref: OHInt-0937-0332 Description: Item of two parts in which Dame Whina Cooper (Te Rarawa) of Te Taitokerau and Hirini Moko Mead (Ngāti Awa, Ngāti Tūwharetoa, Tūhourangi ) give their views on...
Date: 9 Dec 1989 From: Te Reo Irirangi o Te Upoko o Te Ika: Sound recordings By: Kingi, Henare Whitu, active 1989-1990; Busby, Hekenukumai Puhipi, 1932-2019; Luke, Richard, 1929-1997; Tahu, John, active 1998 Ref: OHInt-0937-0494 Description: Interviewer Henare Kingi (Ngā Puhi) talks to John Tahu, Hector (Hec) Busby (Te Rarawa, Ngāti Kahu), and Richie Luke (Te Āti Awa) about the two waka, 'Te Rauk...
Date: 10 September 1988 From: Te Reo Irirangi o Te Upoko o Te Ika: Sound recordings By: Kingi, Henare Whitu, active 1989-1990; Murray, Raihana, active 1988-1993; Walker, Piripi, 1955-; Eady, Gerald Austin, 1929-; Kaa, Wiremu Mangai, 1934-; Vercoe, Te Whakahuihui (Bishop), 1928-2007 Ref: OHInt-0937-0048 Description: Coverage of the opening of the wharenui Pukeatua at Wainuiomata Marae on 10 September 1988, by the Anglican Bishop of Aotearoa (Pihopa o Aotearoa), Whakahuih...
Date: 19 May 1988 From: Te Reo Irirangi o Te Upoko o Te Ika: Sound recordings By: Mead, Sidney Hirini Moko Haerewa (Sir), 1927-; Kingi, Henare Whitu, active 1989-1990 Ref: OHInt-0937-0367 Description: Host Henare Kingi (Ngā Puhi) presents a talkback on the Treaty, constitutional relations, and the Parliamentary system, with studio guest Hirini Moko Mead (N...
Date: 14 Feb 1994 From: Te Reo Irirangi o Te Upoko o Te Ika: Sound recordings By: Wetere, Koro Tainui (Hon), 1935-2018; Kingi, Henare Whitu, active 1989-1990 Ref: OHInt-0937-0214 Description: Interviewer(s) - Henare Kingi Arrangement: Tape numbers - OHT7-2119 Quantity: 1 7" reel(s). 1 interview(s). 16 Minutes Duration. Finding Aids: Abstract Av...
Date: [1997?] From: Te Reo Irirangi o Te Upoko o Te Ika: Sound recordings By: Anderson, Te Rua O Ngā Haora, 1914-2002; Kingi, Henare Whitu, active 1989-1990 Ref: OHInt-0937-0356 Description: Interviewer Henare Kingi (Ngā Puhi) talks to Reverend Rua Anderson of Ngāti Maniapoto. Ko te kaupapa te kawa o Tainui, e ai ki a ia, i takahia ai e ngā wāhin...
Date: 6 March 1990 From: Te Reo Irirangi o Te Upoko o Te Ika: Sound recordings By: Karetu, Timoti Sam (Dr), 1937-; Kingi, Henare Whitu, active 1989-1990 Ref: OHInt-0937-0219 Description: Information provided by donor reads: "Timoti Kāretu interviewed by Henare Kingi about developments on Māori language policy. Taura Whiri (Te Taura Whiri i te...
Date: 15 Mar 1991? From: Te Reo Irirangi o Te Upoko o Te Ika: Sound recordings Ref: OHInt-0937-0168 Description: Arrangement: Tape numbers - OHT7-1831 Quantity: 1 7" reel(s). 1 interview(s).
Date: 6 Mar 1990 - 06 Mar 1990 From: Te Reo Irirangi o Te Upoko o Te Ika: Sound recordings Ref: OHInt-0937-0162 Description: Arrangement: Tape numbers - OHT7-1820 Quantity: 1 7" reel(s). 1 interview(s).
From: Te Reo Irirangi o Te Upoko o Te Ika: Sound recordings Ref: OHInt-0937-0160 Description: Arrangement: Tape numbers - OHT7-1818 Quantity: 1 7" reel(s). 1 event(s).
Date: 28 March 1990 From: Te Reo Irirangi o Te Upoko o Te Ika: Sound recordings Ref: OHInt-0937-0167 Description: Information provided by donor reads: "Iwikatea Nicholson raua ko Henare Kingi ko nga korero tenei mo te Hui i Raukawa, 28 March 1990. Korero about the hui at...
Date: 3 Jun 1992 From: Te Reo Irirangi o Te Upoko o Te Ika: Sound recordings Ref: OHInt-0937-0444 Description: Arrangement: Tape numbers - OHT5-2003 Quantity: 1 5" reel(s). 1 interview(s).
Date: [1990?] From: Te Reo Irirangi o Te Upoko o Te Ika: Sound recordings By: Kingi, Henare Whitu, active 1989-1990; Matiu, Paraone, 1928-1996 Ref: OHInt-0937-0128 Description: The life story of Paraone Matiu (Te Aupouri), the station accountant and kaumātua, as told by Matiu to fellow staff member announcer Henare Kingi (Ngā Puhi)....
Date: 21-23 March 1990 From: Te Reo Irirangi o Te Upoko o Te Ika: Sound recordings By: Kingi, Henare Whitu, active 1989-1990 Ref: OHInt-0937-0435 Description: Information provided by donor reads: "Tahu Asher, Chairman of Hahi Ratana o Te Whanganui a Tara me Henare Kingi, korero, Morehu Day at Nga Paiaka exhibition,...
Date: [1993-1994] From: Te Reo Irirangi o Te Upoko o Te Ika: Sound recordings By: Melbourne, Hirini (Dr), 1949-2003; Kingi, Henare Whitu, active 1989-1990 Ref: OHInt-0937-0004 Description: Interviewer Henare Kingi talks with Hirini Melbourne (Ngāi Tūhoe, Ngāti Kahungunu) and Te Rita Papesch (Waikato-Maniopoto, Ngāti Porou, and Ngāti Whakaue) ab...
Date: 28 Sep 1990 From: Te Reo Irirangi o Te Upoko o Te Ika: Sound recordings Ref: OHInt-0937-0209 Description: Arrangement: Tape numbers - OHT10-0783 Quantity: 1 10" reel(s). 1 interview(s).
From: Te Reo Irirangi o Te Upoko o Te Ika: Sound recordings By: Tukukino, Huhurere, 1907-1991; Hemmingsen, Te Hepara Brian, active 1980-2000; Walker, Piripi, 1955-; Kingi, Henare Whitu, active 1989-1990 Ref: OHInt-0937-0020 Description: Information provided by donor reads: "Interview with elder Huhurere Tukukino by station host Henare Kingi. Guest on the morning show 8.45 - and then various ...
Date: 1990 From: Te Reo Irirangi o Te Upoko o Te Ika: Sound recordings By: Te Rei, Patariki, 1913-1995; Walker, Piripi, 1955-; Kingi, Henare Whitu, active 1989-1990 Ref: OHInt-0937-0152 Description: Interviewers Henare Kingi (Ngā Puhi) and Piripi Walker (Ngāti Raukawa) talk with kaumātua Patariki Te Rei (Ngāti Toa). The first topic of discussion is the h...
From: Te Reo Irirangi o Te Upoko o Te Ika: Sound recordings Ref: OHInt-0937-0319 Description: Arrangement: Tape numbers - OHT5-2167 Quantity: 1 5" reel(s).