Te Puni Kokiri

Language preference: Māori English

Language preference: Māori English

Ikaroa-Rāwhiti is the combination of the two former Te Puni Kōkiri regions Te Tairāwhiti and Takitimu.

The regions begins north at Potikirua and ends south in the Wairarapa. West it runs inland to Matawai and down to the Tararua and Ruahine ranges. It encompasses the East Coast, Hawke's Bay and Wairarapa.

Te Puni Kōkiri in Ikaroa-Rāwhiti

There are two Te Puni Kōkiri regional offices in Gisborne and Hastings.

The Regional Manager is Mere Pohatu.

Iwi in Ikaroa-Rāwhiti

The iwi within the region are:

  • Ngāti Porou
  • Te Aitanga A Māhaki
  • Rongowhakaata
  • Ngāi Tamanuhiri
  • Ngaariki Kaiputahi
  • Rongomaiwāhine
  • Ngāti Kahungunu ki te Wairoa
  • Ngāti Ruapani
  • Ngai Tūhoe
  • Ngāti Kahungunu
  • Rangitāne
  • Ngāti Kahungunu ki Wairarapa

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