Porahu Whanau Meeting
Munro Street, Gisborne.
Meeting was opened by June Fox at approximately 6.30pm with a Karakia.
1. Business arising from the minutes of the last meeting (2nd January 2005)
1.1 Deleted issue 2.1 relating to the transport cost for Generator from Sydney to New
Zealand. The generators was transported without incurring any cost
1.2 Delete issues 3.1 water tank issues. New water tank has already been installed by
Kaura Douglas and Bino.
1.3 Delete Issue 3.2 relating to consultation with Manager of Mahanga about assisting
in the diversion of water from the bush spring to the paddock below the house.
1.4 Issue 3.3 relating to rubbish is a health and safety issue which requires ongoing
attention and monitoring by all.
1.5 Issue 3.4 re Protocol. June Fox is in the process of finalising the protocols which
focus on Tikanga Maori in particular during funerals and unveilings etc.
1.6 Issue 3.5 relating to Subscriptions. The financial statement provided by the
Treasurer Sam Fox indicated that the last two deposits were from Bino for $5,000
and John $2,000.
The committee affirm the need to encourage everyone to contribute to the Porahu
Those working = $10.00 per week and non workers = $5.00 per week. Spouses
excluded. This money can be made as a direct debit to the
Porahu Whanau Reunion 1999 / 2000 A/C.
BANK OF NEW ZEALAND (Gisborne Branch)
Account Number 0 206 36 0109271 00 50