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Tasmyn Roach

Ongoing journey

Te Reo Māori Journey...   My Te Reo Māori journey started in High School year 9 and all my mates were jumping into Yr11 Māori. So what did I do, jumped in the same class lol. It was a bit ambitious from learning almost nothing at Primary school to jumping in a class where everyone was from Kura Kaupapa Māori. I learnt a lot but I dropped out of it the year later as it was too hard for a kid that didn’t even know the basics. Fast track 13 years and I’m finally on track to reclaiming our language. Completed...

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Tasmyn Roach
Ko wai au?

Ko wai au?

Kia Ora!! I thought it's about time I introduce myself...   Ko wai au? (Who am I?) Ko Tainui tōku WakaKo Pirongia mē Kakepuku ōku MaungaKo Waipa tōku awaKo Ngāti Maniapoto tōku iwiKo Tasmyn tōku ingoa. Kia ora my name is Tasmyn! I’m from a small town in the King Country called Ōtorohanga.But now based in the beautiful Tauranga Moana.   Here are a few fun facts about me! My dream job at 12 years old was to be a dancer! I’m the eldest of 4 siblings My favourite kai atm has to be Nutella crepes lol That’s enough from me catch...

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