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Doctor gives $7500 for vaka carving event

Monday 28 November 2016 | Written by Richard Moore | Published in Local

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Doctor gives $7500 for vaka carving event
Carver, writer and artist Michael Tavioni says a lack of funding meant there was no canoe carving event at this year's Vaka Eiva. That situation may change next year thanks to the generosity of a local doctor. 16111841

WHEN DR Wolfgang Losacker read in the CI News about a lack of funds preventing master carver Michael Tavioni putting on a vaka-carving exhibition during the Vake Eiva festival, he decided that shouldn’t happen again next year.

WHEN DR Wolfgang Losacker read in the CI News about a lack of funds preventing master carver Michael Tavioni putting on a vaka-carving exhibition during the Vake Eiva festival, he decided that shouldn’t happen again next year.


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