Sharing the values of Te Ao Māori through whakawhanaungatanga, manaakitanga, wairuatanga and kotahitanga is very rewarding!
Name you like to be called? Tanea
Ko Hikurangi te maunga
Ko Waiapu te awa
Ko Horouta te waka
Ko Ngāti Porou te iwi
Ko Ahuriri te marae
Ko Tanea Pahina taku ingoa
Favourite thing about your job!
As a tour guide, Tanea has the opportunity to engage and connect with a diversity of cultures globally and locally. To share the history of Whanganui a Tara and values of Te Ao Māori through whakawhanaungatanga, manaakitanga, wairuatanga and kotahitanga is very rewarding.
Interests outside of job!
Tanea’s passion is music and philosophy. Working as a musician for over 35 years, Tanea comes from a family of musicians, and through the years become a vocalist and multi-instrumentalist. Music being a universal language is a powerful tool, in which used, and delivered with aroha creates loving and memorable moments for all peoples.