Awarded for services to Maori

Raunikau Stainton receives Queens Service Medal at Government House.

Raunikau Stainton receives Queens Service Medal at Government House.

SERVICE TO MAORI: The Reverend Raunikau Stainton (left) received her Queens Service Medal from Governor-General Dame Patsy Reddy this week at Government House. Picture supplied

THE Reverend Stainton received the QSM for service to Maori, service that includes work with kohanga reo, Te Kura Kaupapa Maori o Kawakawa Mai Tawhiti and Hinemaurea Marae, as well as work as a minister in the Matakaoa community at East Cape.

THE Reverend Stainton received the QSM for service to Maori, service that includes work with kohanga reo, Te Kura Kaupapa Maori o Kawakawa Mai Tawhiti and Hinemaurea Marae, as well as work as a minister in the Matakaoa community at East Cape.

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