A tune telling the story of peaceful protests at Parihaka township has been reworked, with its first public performance at a service in the Interim Cathedral on November 5. Musician Rob Green was part of New Plymouth band The Orange & Green back in 1991 when the city was celebrating its sesquicentennial. Commissioned to produce a cassette tape, it included the song ‘Parihaka’ which the group had recorded in 1990. Fellow band member Grant Dawson penned the words and at the... read more
Message from New Plymouth's Muslim Community: "Many thanks for making us one and showing your compassion towards us."
We wanted to share the message we received on behalf of New Plymouth’s Muslim community following the interfaith gathering held... read more