Te Puni Kokiri

Language preference: Māori English

Language preference: Māori English


Level 1, Colonial House, 258 Stuart Street, Dunedin

Mate kāinga tahi ora kāinga rua

When one home is destroyed, you still have the second (Have two strings to your bow)

About us

 The Dunedin office is part of the Te Waipounamu region of Te Puni Kōkiri. 

Regional Manager

Our regional manager is David Ormsby.


If you have a Māori event in Christchurch that you wish to promote on this page, please visit Rauika and enter the details.

General enquiries

For all other general enquiries please email us or phone us on 0800 875 839




Contact us

Our office can be reached via our phone number 0800-875-839 or at tpk.te-waipounamu@tpk.govt.nz.

Level 1, Colonial House, 258 Stuart Street, Dunedin

P O Box 180, Dunedin 9054

Tel: 0800-875-839
Fax: 03-474-9576

Local events and updates

Latest events and updates for Dunedin are listed below.

  • Kiwi spotting - Rakiura Māori Lands Trust

    • Date: 10 February 2017

    The Rakiura Māori Lands Trust in Te Waipounamu successfully applied to the Whenua Māori Fund.

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  • Whenua Māori Fund 2017

    • Date: 08 February 2017

    The Whenua Māori Fund was set up to assist owners and trustees of Māori freehold land to prepare for new opportunities, improve existing operations and utilise unused land. We profile ten initiatives from Te Taitokerau (Far North) to Te Waipounamu (South Island) who received a total of $1.15m covering nearly 48,000 hectares of land. The Fund provides $12.8 million over four years and is part of the wider Te Ture Whenua Māori reform designed to give Māori landowners more say and control over what happens with their whenua.

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  • Changes proposed to the care and protection of children

    • Date: 12 January 2017

    The Social Services Committee is calling for public submissions on the Children, Young Persons, and Their Families (Oranga Tamariki) Legislation Bill.

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    • Date: 11 November 2016
    • Time: 7pm – 11.45pm

    Supporting youth in our community with equal opportunities to follow their dreams and create a new pathway.

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    • Registration required
    • Organiser: REWIND
  • Never too late to make a change

    • Date: 19 September 2016

    If you had told a 14 year-old Jack Raharuhi that within 10 years he’d be managing a 450 hectare farm with more than 1000 cows and five full-time staff he’d have probably shrugged you off.

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