Te Matatini Festival Winners


Te Matatini champions for 2013 are Te Waka Huia

Te Waka Huia won the coveted title of Toa Whakaihuwaka, and overall winner of the Te Matatini National Kapa Haka Festival 2013, held at the Rotorua International Stadium.

As the current champions, Te Waka Huia will represent Te Matatini Society and New Zealand at various local and international events – in August 2013 they performed at the opening of the America’s Cup in San Francisco.

HOST

  2013

  2011

  2009

  2007

  2005

  2002

  2000

  1998

  1996

  1994

  1992

  1990

  1988

  1986

  1983

  1981

  1979

  1977

  1975

  1973

  1972

REGION

Rotorua

Te Tairawhiti

Mataatua

Rangitāne

Rangitāne

Tāmaki Makaurau

Ngaruawāhia      

Trentham

Rotorua

Hāwera

Ngāruawāhia

Waitangi

Whangarei

Christchurch

Hastings

Auckland

Wellington

Gisborne

Whāngarei

Rotorua

Rotorua

 

WINNER

Te Waka Huia

Te Mātārae i Ōrehu

Te Waka Huia

Whāngārā Mai Tawhiti

Te Whānau a Apanui

Waihīrere

Te Mātārae i Ōrehu

Waihīrere

Ngāti Rangiwewehi

Te Waka Huia

Te Waka Huia

Te Roopu Manutaki

Waihīrere

Te Waka Huia

Ngāti Rangiwewehi 

Taniwharau 

Waihīrere

Te Kotahitanga o Waitaha

Te Roopu Manutaki

Māwai Hokona

Waihīrere