Tāne loves his whenua Aotearoa! He lives in the forest under a great Tōtara tree and loves to hang out with his forest friends, go for walks and enjoy the outdoors. He is a solid reliable friend and all the kaitiaki look up to him.
Waitaki is a water lover! She loves being by the beach or a lake or a river, in a spot where she can enjoy the sounds of the water and all the goodness the water gives us. Waitaki is a very generous friend, like the water she is always giving whether it is food or advice.
Te Hau is like the wind, a free spirit and you never know where he will be. Te Hau loves being outdoors like his friend Tāne but he prefers to be up high, on a mountain top where he can feel the wind. Te Hau is a great friend to talk to when you need some help.
Marama is fun and spirited friend. She is always keen for an adventure and a kōrero – sometimes at the same time! She loves the light in the day and the warmth at night. Marama is an optimistic friend to have, she is always available to tell you all the good things about any situation.
Manawa is the heart and soul of our club. Manawa is the best kurī around – he is fun and a great friend to have. He is always there when you need him.