Waikerepuru, Huirangi Eruera (Dr), 1929-

Advocate for Te Reo Māori. Chairman of Nga Kaiwhakapumau i te reo Maori from 1982; re-elected to the position in May 2016. As Chair he led the Wai 11 Māori language claim, and was prominent in legal cases about broadcasting rights under the Tiriti o Waitangi between 1985 and 1999. Influential in the recognition of Māori as an official language in New Zealand, and the establishment of Māori media entities such as Te Mangai Paho, iwi radio stations and Māori television. Presenter on Te Upoko o Te Ika Maori Radio. Active union member in TEU, ASTE, and ATTI. Awarded CNZM at the Queen's Birthday Honours in 2014.

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Opening of the Pipitea Marae, Wellington
Date: 31/05/1980 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AW-1974 Description: All frames taken at the opening of the Pipitea Marae on 31st May 1980. They show close-up views of Māori attending the opening. The man in the centre of fram...
Dowse Art Gallery, during the opening of an exhibition on Parihaka by Selwyn Muru
Date: 1979 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AW-1768 Description: All images taken at the Dowse Art Gallery, Lower Hutt, during the opening of an exhibition of a major series of works on Parihaka by Selwyn Muru. All scenes ...
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...
Dowse Art Gallery, during the opening of an exhibition on Parihaka by Selwyn Muru
Date: 1979 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AW-1767 Description: All images taken at the Dowse Art Gallery, Lower Hutt, during the opening of an exhibition of a major series of works on Parihaka by Selwyn Muru. Some scenes...
Dowse Art Gallery, during the opening of an exhibition on Parihaka by Selwyn Muru
Date: 1979 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AW-1765 Description: All images taken at the Dowse Art Gallery, Lower Hutt, during the opening of an exhibition of a major series of works on Parihaka by Selwyn Muru. All scenes ...
Dowse Art Gallery, during the opening of an exhibition on Parihaka by Selwyn Muru
Date: 1979 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AW-1772 Description: All images taken at the Dowse Art Gallery, Lower Hutt, during the opening of an exhibition of a major series of works on Parihaka by Selwyn Muru. Some scenes...
Dowse Art Gallery, during the opening of an exhibition on Parihaka by Selwyn Muru
Date: 1979 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AW-1764 Description: All images taken at the Dowse Art Gallery, Lower Hutt, during the opening of an exhibition of a major series of works on Parihaka by Selwyn Muru. Some scenes...
Dowse Art Gallery, during the opening of an exhibition on Parihaka by Selwyn Muru
Date: 1979 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AW-1766 Description: All images taken at the Dowse Art Gallery, Lower Hutt, during the opening of an exhibition of a major series of works on Parihaka by Selwyn Muru. Some scenes...
Dowse Art Gallery, during the opening of an exhibition on Parihaka by Selwyn Muru
Date: 1979 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs By: Goodall, Charles Murray Maarire, 1935-2015 Ref: AW-1769 Description: All images taken at the Dowse Art Gallery, Lower Hutt, during the opening of an exhibition of a major series of works on Parihaka by Selwyn Muru. All scenes ...
Dowse Art Gallery, during the opening of an exhibition on Parihaka by Selwyn Muru
Date: 1979 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AW-1763 Description: All images taken at the Dowse Art Gallery, Lower Hutt, during the opening of an exhibition of a major series of works on Parihaka by Selwyn Muru. Scenes at t...
Dowse Art Gallery, during the opening of an exhibition on Parihaka by Selwyn Muru
Date: 1979 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AW-1770 Description: All images taken at the Dowse Art Gallery, Lower Hutt, during the opening of an exhibition of a major series of works on Parihaka by Selwyn Muru. All scenes ...
From: Alexander Turnbull Library : Maori Manuscripts Librarian working notes Ref: MS-Papers-6373-23 Description: Contains various papers covering a variety of Maori and non Maori subjects including copies of letters by Thomas Bernard Collinson, Elder collection papers, ...
Date: 13 Jul 1989 From: Te Reo Irirangi o Te Upoko o Te Ika: Sound recordings Ref: OHInt-0937-0384 Description: Arrangement: Tape numbers - OHT7-1485 Quantity: 1 7" reel(s).
Date: Date unknown From: Te Reo Irirangi o Te Upoko o Te Ika: Sound recordings By: Waikerepuru, Huirangi Eruera (Dr), 1929-; Higgins, Te Ripowai, active 1989-2012 Ref: OHInt-0937-0074 Description: Information provided by donor reads: "Uses tūpou and other modifiers for scrum and ruck".
Date: 4 May 1992 - 04 May 1992 From: Te Reo Irirangi o Te Upoko o Te Ika: Sound recordings Ref: OHInt-0937-0190 Description: Arrangement: Tape numbers - OHT7-1966 Quantity: 1 7" reel(s). 28 Minutes Duration. Search dates: 1992
Date: 3 Apr 1989 From: Te Reo Irirangi o Te Upoko o Te Ika: Sound recordings Ref: OHInt-0937-0215 Description: Arrangement: Tape numbers - OHT7-1464 Quantity: 1 7" reel(s). 1 interview(s). Finding Aids: Abstract Available - no abstract(s) available.
Date: 1997-1998 From: Nga Kaiwhakapumau i te Reo / Maori Language Board : Records Ref: MS-Papers-7935-002 Description: Contains correspondence, Maori Language Strategy plans and Maori broadcasting discussion papers entitled `Te Kahuki Papaho' by the Maori Communication Networ...
Date: 19 Jul 1989 From: Te Reo Irirangi o Te Upoko o Te Ika: Sound recordings Ref: OHInt-0937-0383 Description: Arrangement: Tape numbers - OHT7-1484 Quantity: 1 7" reel(s).
Date: 1988 From: Te Reo Irirangi o Te Upoko o Te Ika: Sound recordings By: Craven, Daniel Hartman, 1910-1993; Tambo, Oliver Reginald, 1917-1993; Waikerepuru, Huirangi Eruera (Dr), 1929-; Walker, Piripi, 1955- Ref: OHInt-0937-0027 Description: Announcers Piripi Walker (Ngāti Raukawa ki Te Tonga) and Huirangi Waikerepuru (Ngāti Ruanui) interview (by telephone) Danie Craven, President of the South Af...
From: Te Reo Irirangi o Te Upoko o Te Ika: Sound recordings By: Ngata, Henare Kohere (Sir), 1917-2011; Waikerepuru, Huirangi Eruera (Dr), 1929- Ref: OHInt-0937-0001 Description: Quantity: 1 7" reel(s). Finding Aids: Abstract Available - no abstract(s) available.