by Apihaka Tamati/Pirikawau Mullen Mack

Discussions have begun with the award winning 1080 documentary producers the Graf Boys, on which one of their videos Ngātiawa ki Kapiti will use in our 1080 presentation on 12 June.  The Graf Boys’ contribution is approved by the oldest Mullen Brothers who have hunted all their lives, on the iwi’s whenua in Reikorangi and all over this country.

The full A Shadow of Doubt full documentary (77 minutes) is viewable on Bing videos here

Aly Cook, a friend of Ngātiawa WAI 1018 claimants, has accepted an invitation to sing a track opposing 1080 from her 3rd album, due to be released in September 2019, at the Ngatiawa Wai 1018 Hearing in the 1080 section.

Aly Cook was awarded the 2018 International Award at the recent Tasmanian Country Music Awards, and at the 2019 Tamworth Country Music Festival, the International Country Music Association of Australia awarded Aly the international award for her work in Australia supporting other independent Australian and New Zealand artists.