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The Taikura programme is designed to assist Māori over 55 years in improving their health and well being through participating in a range of activities. These activities range from physical activity, food and nutrition to waiata and personal development.

What can the Taikura Programme offer?

An interactive physical activity programme that will reduce inequalities in health

Provide the education and training around good nutrition to improve health and well being while reducing the burden of disease

Nurture current and future Kaumatua so that they grow and flourish as leaders of Kahungunu


"The participation of Taikura in performing waiata at the Waiata Maori Awards 2009 at the Hawkes Bay Opera House was such a thrill" (Taikura Client).

"Attending Taikura activities has increased our fitness levels which have enabled us to perform waiata and poi with excellence" (Taikura Client).

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