TE KURAHUNA – 75a Peel Street, Gisborne


Te Kurahuna promotes the need to indigenise the spaces we occupy including the revitalisation of te reo Māori. This is evident by beautiful Maori taonga and art which adorn the walls of Te Kurahuna. It is an environment designed to evoke images, ideas, words and narratives that inspire you to engage in meaningful and authentic ways.


  • Air Conditioned
  • Projector with large screen
  • Audio system with freestanding microphone, or wireless microphones
  • Fibre optic wifi
  • 4 x 5.5 lounge suites
  • 30 conference chairs & tables
  • Kitchenette facilities (not ideal for large food preparation, but Te Kurahuna is in a central location close to caterers and restaurants, eg. The Whitehouse).

Bookings and payment

Half day: $150 incl GST
Full day: $300 incl GST
Same day cancellations will incur a $50 charge.

A GST invoice can be generated with payment due the day after your booking takes place.

DR DIANA KOPUA (Dr Di) - International Speaker

Independent Psychiatrist, Ngāti Porou

Are you seeking an indigenous leader to share experiences and insights?

Using a combination of both traditional and modern philosophies Dr Di is transforming the mental health arena with integrated healing that helps indigenous people break boundaries and receive a deeper spiritual pathway to wellbeing.

With a profound awareness of the power of storytelling, Dr Di offers indigenous values and a sense of empowerment to all who are willing to engage in transformational change.  

As a speaker, social change agent and indigenous leader, Dr Di shares expertise on the key elements that impact and facilitate change in the fields of mental health, indigenous wellbeing, Māori leadership and Māori approaches to health.

Ka warea te ware, ka area te Rangatira
Ignorance is the oppressor, vigilance is the liberator

Hongihongi te whewheia, hongihongi te manehurangi
Know the enemy, know the destiny

Kei au te rangatiratanga
Determine your own destiny


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