through the play centre federation, the Maori Education Foundation can make available grants to enable Maori parents to attend play centre training courses.
The Northland playcentre association was recently granted £50 for 1965, having spent a similar amount last year on playcentre training expenses.
a memorial to the late mr charlie goldsmith was unveiled on 12 December in the Awatere Valley at Te Araroa on the East Coast. Mr Goldsmith, who was well known on the East Coast, was an Officer in the Pioneer Maori Battalion in the first world war. For many years he managed the Waiapu Farmers' Cooperative at Tikitiki. He was closely associated with Sir Apirana Ngata in many of the major Maori projects on the East Coast.