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3 May 2015, dedication of new memorial plaque at Mitimiti’s Ventnor gate (Te Rarawa’s Matihetihe marae)

 

2 May 2015, attending Rawene exhibition opening of photos by Dr Ho King Tong, visiting the Hokianga Historical Society exhibition in Opononi

2 May 2015, visiting Ventnor Grove, Waipoua Forest for unveiling of donor board and paying respects to Tane Mahuta

6 May 2013, visit to Opononi sand dunes to pay respects to those lost at sea

 

5 May 2013, Kohukohu, Blackspace Gallery – Ching Ming exhibition opening in honour of SS Ventnor history

5 May 2013, Mitimiti, Te Rarawa’s Matihetihe marae: Unveiling of plaque in English, Chinese and Māori: ”With gratitude of the New Zealand descendants of the Poon Fah and Jeng Seng districts to the iwi of this area for respecting and caring for the remains of the Chinese washed ashore following the sinking of the SS Ventnor on 28th October 1902. May their souls now rest in peace in your rohe.”

4 May 2013, Waipoua Forest, Te Roroa’s Matatina marae: Unveiling of plaque in English, Chinese and Māori: ”With gratitude of the New Zealand descendants of the Poon Fah and Jeng Seng districts to the iwi of this area for respecting and caring for the remains of the Chinese washed ashore following the sinking of the SS Ventnor on 28th October 1902. May their souls now rest in peace in your rohe.”

 

2009 visit to Te Rarawa (Matihetihe marae, Mitimiti)

 

2009 visit to Te Roroa (Matatina marae, Waipoua Forest)

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