Pacific and Māori art combination tha discribes name of trust

about us

First established in 2013 as a Māori Performing Arts/Kapa Haka group to now evolving into a Charitable Organisation and Trust to generate community inclusion for both Pasifika and Māori in Porirua and the wider Wellington region.


Ngā Uri o Whiti Te Rā Mai Le Moana Trust provides a Hāpori Fale (Youth Hub) to empower young people through skills acquiring programs to discover their full potential which focuses on Pasifika and Māori Rangatahi from Porirua.


Our establishment focuses on four key areas:


1.     MVPFAFF+ (which stands for: Mahu Vahine (Tahitian), Mahu Wahine (Hawaiian), Palopa (Papua New Guinea), Fa’afafine (Samoan), Fakaleiti (Tongan), Akava’ine (Cook Islands Māori), Fiafifine (Niuean). and Takatāpui, Whakawahine of the Moana

2.   Flourishing Garden of Knowledge (Education based)

3.   Moana Creatives (Cultural and Creative Arts)

4.   Community Service


Click link below for more information about our Journey. 

Donate Today! Help our Rangatahi/Autalavou reach their goals, aspirations and success in life. We really appreciate it!


MVPFAFF+ of the Moana

Initiatives and workshops for the MVPFAFF+ and LGBTQiA+ communities. 

Flourishing garden of knowledge

Current Educational programmes hosted by NUOWTR Mai Le Moana

Moana Creatives

Moana Creatives represents all artforms and practices of  Te Moana nui a kiwa.  

Community Service

Community service is where we display how we give back to community through service and participation. 



Address: 235/15-16 Warspite Ave,
                    Waitangirua, Porirua,
                    New Zealand


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