In 2017, Plink Software was nominated as a finalist for...
CELEBRATING A CLEVER NELSON BUSINESS
and Maori Language Week...
NELSON AUDIENCE TAKEN ON AN EMOTIONALLY AUTHENTIC MUSICAL JOURNEY
BEE-KEEPING IT IN THE FAMILY
NELSON CENTRAL SCHOOL'S KAPA HAKA
PLINKSOFTWARE IS TAKING NZ BY STORM
Melissa and Jeremy Banks have created a family business...
LEARN TE REO STRAIGHT FROM YOUR PHONE
Ko te wiki o Te Reo Māori tēnei, ka puta tētahi rauemi...
in Nelson, Plink Software specialises in kaupapa Māori software.
Founded by husband and wife Jeremy and Melissa Banks, Plink strives to connect Māori to their language and their whakapapa.
or check out Melissa's photography on
Tōku reo, tōku ohooho. Tōku reo, tōku mapihi maurea.
Te Ao Hunga is a Software As A Service product designed to make managing your members and their whakapapa a breeze.
Contact us for more information.
Subscription licensing, can be cancelled at any
Innovative Whakapapa User Interface, allowing
easy access and exploration
Members can access their own whakapapa, customised
Regular updates provides ongoing value add
Cloud based, access anywhere on any device at any
Online Backups on cloud based infrastructure
Reduced Mean Time to Recovery for your Disaster
Recovery and Business Continuity planning
Tipu in Schools brings our award winning app
Tipu to Te Reo Māori learning in schools.
The gamification of learning ensures that it is
always a favourite for tamariki.
Teachers and parents can login to the Tipu in
Schools portal to access detailed information
about the progress of their tamariki as they
use Tipu as part of their Te Reo Māori journey.
Tipu in Schools
for more information.
Koi translations allows you to translate to and from Te Reo Māori using Facebook Messenger!
Our Help Portal has further information.
Tipu makes learning Te Reo Māori fun and easy.
Tipu starts with the basics for beginners and its
innovative approach personalises words and phrases
for each user, so that you don't spend time on
material that you already know.
So whenever you are using Tipu, even if it's just
a few minutes here and there, it is targeted
specifically to you for effective learning and
We are able to design and develop a mobile app to meet your needs.
We are able to design and develop a website to meet your needs.
Thanks for your message, we will get back to you shortly.
He uri tēnei nō Te Tau Ihu o te Waka ā Maui, nō Tainui
waka, nō Ngāti Rārua, nō Kurahaupō waka hoki, nō
Rangitāne, nō Ngāti Kuia.
Jeremy founded Plink Software 4 years ago with a vision
for utilising technology to improve the lives of Māori.
Jeremy has been involved in Software for 20
years, from hands on development to managing, running
and growing software companies. He still spends plenty
of time coding.
Tēnā rā koutou katoa.
Liss has been involved with Plink Software since
inception and is responsible for how our beautiful
software looks and feels.
Liss is an experienced photographer, check out some
of the work that she does for Plink on
After over 20 years in reporting and anayist roles,
Aaron retrained as a Software Developer at
Enspiral Dev Academy
Aaron and his whānau relocated to Nelson in 2018 and in
his spare time Aaron enjoys gardening, card games and
coaching and playing Softball and Baseball.
In 2017, Plink Software was nominated as a finalist for the New
Zealand Innovation Awards, in the Innovation in Māori Development
and Excellence in Social Innovation categories.
Tipu gamifies and personalises the Te Reo Māori learning experience,
customising words and phrases to each user, which expedites
We were delighted when our innovative approach was recognised as
Highly Commended in the Innovation in Māori Development category.