Our Stories - September, 2017

Happy Independence Papua New Guinea

posted: 1:22 pm - 19th September 2017

The Papua New Guinea community in New Zealand and everywhere around the world celebrate its 42 years of Independence on 16 September. Read more

Everyone loves Tofiga

posted: 6:07 pm - 12th September 2017

Tofiga Fepulea’i is arguably one of the Pacific’s most accomplished funny men and his onstage bravado appeals to all age groups. Read more

Unufe Design featured in prestigious Pō Fiefia runway

posted: 5:54 pm - 11th September 2017

22-year old Tongan fashion designer Amelia Unufe recently had her work featured in the prestigious Ministry’s Pō Fiefia event with her hope that one day she will make it to the Pacific Honours list. Read more

Ministry recognises Pacific Honourees

posted: 2:22 pm - 11th September 2017

An event to honour high-achieving Pacific New Zealanders was led by the Ministry on Saturday 9 September at the Lesieli Hall Auditorium in South Auckland, to acknowledge all those who made it onto the Queen’s Honour list. Read more

Valentino Pepa-Tusani among Honourees at Pō Fiefia Event

posted: 2:16 pm - 11th September 2017

It was without doubt the golden moment for young Valentino Pepa-Tusani from Holy Family School in Porirua, to be part of the Ministry’s Pō Fiefia event to celebrate the achievements of great Pacific New Zealanders last Saturday, 9 September. Read more