To inspire conversations on the topic of men’s mental health this International Men’s Day, performers from Haka For Life took to Sydney’s tallest and most unique stage, SKYWALK at The Sydney Tower Eye to perform Ngati Toa Rangatira Haka, Ka Mate, a celebration of life over death. Haka for Life were joined today by Karl Wickey,… Continue reading Powerful Performance Raises Awareness For International Men’s Day
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Haka For Life had the honour and pleasure of supporting the NZ made movie COUSINS last in Liechardt Sydney. Co- directors of the movie Briar Grace-Smith & Ainsley Gardiner joined the screening of the movie, along with Aboriginal dancers, who also shared smoking ceremony and welcome to country. Another beautiful night had on this journey… Continue reading Supporting the NZ made movie COUSINS in Liechardt Sydney
Today’s performance was incredible even in the pouring rain at the Fremantle fishing boat harbour for WA Day celebrations another great opportunity to share our message to choose life. We acknowledge Hauruia for choosing to stand with us and share in the beautiful energy of our culture. We acknowledge all who showed up and stood… Continue reading WA Day celebrations
We had the blessing of sharing culture with the South Sydney Rabbitohs Harold Matthews & SG Ball Teams, as part of their pathways program. Instilling positive culture and cultural expressions and actions, to empower them to become great footballers, and role models.
Our Founder & Creator Leon Ruri is relocating to Sydney, this will ensure that Haka For Life has a base in Sydney and also Perth… Jamie Schuster & Nadine Parkinson will lead Haka For Life in Western Australia from now. This is an exciting time for Haka For Life and a clear indication we are… Continue reading Haka For Life is proud to announce we are expanding
For the first time in Sydney, Indigenous & Māori groups joined in ceremonial dance yesterday to honour both Indigenous and non-Indigenous service personnel. Organisations Haka For Life and Babana Aboriginal Mens Group joined to honour the Anzacs, united in the mission of reducing suicide across Australia and highlighting those who are facing challenges in life.… Continue reading Anzac Day Haka and Corroboree (ABC News Sydney)
Indigenous-led organisations Haka for Life and Corroboree for Life are on a shared mission to reduce suicide across Australia. Their stirring performances on Anzac Day have been capturing the world’s attention. SBS News
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Unfortunately due to the WA state governments 3-day mandated lockdown beginning from 6pm tonight (Friday 23 April) our Haka performance at Kings Park on Sunday 25 April has been cancelled. The lockdown for the Perth and Peel regions will begin at midnight tonight. Masks will be mandatory from 6pm, although the Premier Mark McGowan recommended… Continue reading Perth Anzac Day Haka cancelled due to Perth lockdown