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Tāmaki Herenga Waka
Tāmaki Herenga Tangata
The Tāmaki Makaurau region stretches from the South Kaipara in the north to the southern reaches of the Manukau Harbour and covers more than 5,600 square kilometres. It is the smallest of the Te Puni Kōkiri regions but contains the largest population of Māori.
According to the 2006 Census, the Māori population in the region was 139,980 representing 24.8 percent of the total New Zealand Māori population. Half of the Māori population in Tāmaki Makaurau is under the age of 22.6 years.
The iwi within this region are:
Regional Director: Pauline Kingi CNZM
Te Puni Kōkiri House
12–14 Walls Road
Private Bag 92010
Victoria Street West
Tel: 09 571 2940
Fax: 09 571 2941
Last modified: 6/03/2012
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