Author Archives: National Services Te Paerangi

About National Services Te Paerangi

National Services Te Paerangi works with museums, galleries, iwi (tribes), and related organisations to enhance museum services and support these to become self-sustaining.

On the Road in the South Island

South Island Museum Development Adviser | Kaiwhanake Whare Taonga Judith Taylor shares recent developments in Southland including an update on the Museums of Southland Project Ark digitisation pilot. Continue reading

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Lending a hand at National Services Te Paerangi

Four of those currently lending a hand at NSTP share their experiences for National Volunteer Week. Continue reading

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I te ara taonga – Haratua 2018

National Services Te Paerangi Iwi Development Adviser│Kaiwhanake ā-Iwi, Paora Tibble and Pouwhirinaki ā-Iwi│Manager Iwi Development, Migoto Eria share some of their work with museums and iwi around the motu. Continue reading

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Get ready to apply for a 2018/19 NSTP grant

National Services Te Paerangi North Island Museum Development Adviser – Kaiwhanake Whare Taonga, Sally August, provides some guidance about applying for NSTP grants. Continue reading

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Outside perspectives at MA18

National Services Te Paerangi Content and Resource Adviser | Kaitohutohu Rauemi, Emma Philpott shares a few themes from the MA18 conference. Continue reading

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How to borrow collection items from Te Papa

Sabine Schulte, Te Papa Senior Adviser Loans & Acquisitions, provides a guide to borrowing from the Te Papa collection. Continue reading

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Tairāwhiti Museum Education Waka Programme – “Our ancestors were awesome”

Last year schools from the Tairāwhiti region were invited to discover how Māori navigators used their advanced knowledge of the stars, migrating animals, weather and ocean currents to guide their journeys between Aotearoa and islands in the Pacific. Tairāwhiti Museum Team Leader Education, Julie Noanoa, shares more about this ongoing education programme. Continue reading

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On The Road in the North Island – April 2018

National Services Te Paerangi North Island Museum Development Adviser, Sally August, reports on her last few months supporting museums and cultural organisation as well as highlighting development opportunities and resources of interest to the sector. Continue reading

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I Te Ara Taonga

National Services Te Paerangi Iwi Development Adviser│Kaiwhanake ā-Iwi, Paora Tibble, uses a recent trip to Raglan as an example of the why, where, when, how and who of what we do to support mana taonga. Continue reading

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Embracing training and effecting positive change at Mokau Museum and Gallery

Mokau Museum and Gallery volunteer, Jan Brown, on completing the Service IQ New Zealand Certificate in Museum Practice while working at a small rural museum. Continue reading

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