February 25, 2020
Moeahu given arts council role
Te Rūnanganui o Te Ātiawa chair Kura Moeahu has been appointed to the board of Creative New Zealand Toi Aotearoa.
Mr Moeahu, who is also parliament's tumu whakarae, is widely recognised for his knowledge of te ao Māori, tikanga Māori and Māori arts.
The board now has five Māori members.
Also appointed was another Wellingtonian, Robyn Hunt, a former Human Rights Commissioner with responsibility for disability issues. who has been involved in the arts and cultural sector for many years.
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