Ka rere atu taku manu ki ngā tapita o te takiwa, kei runga noa atu tana rerenga hei manu taki mo te hapori
The bird flies to all parts of its realm, soaring high as the guardian of its community
Te Matuku Moana
Ngā Whare Waatea Marae
MUMA's marae, Ngā Whare Waatea has been the rallying point for landmark issues such as the Māori Language Act, Broadcast Amendment Act, the Foreshore and Seabed hīkoi, Māori representation on the Auckland Super City Council and the urban Māori challenge to the fisheries settlement.
MUMA has also been the host for numerous celebrations including:
the 1990 Urban Register concerts
Whānau Ora Day
E TU music celebrations
the Black Pearl Mana Wahine Awards
Influencing and shaping urban Māori futures is our business and responsibility.