Te Puni Kokiri

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Language preference: Māori English

Te Tai Tokerau

There are two Te Puni Kōkiri Offices in Te Tai Tokerau. The Regional Office in Whangārei and a Satellite Office in Kaitaia.

Office locations

Our offices can be reached via contact details below.

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Kaitaia

25 Commerce Street
Kaitaia 0410
Private Bag 9026
Whangārei 0148
P:
09-430-3731
E:
tpk.te-taitokerau@tpk.govt.nz
F:
0800 875 329

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Whangārei

Level 2
Tai Tokerau Māori Trust Board Building
3-5 Hunt Street
Whangārei 0110
Private Bag 9026
Whangārei Mail Centre
Whangārei 0148
P:
09-430-3731
E:
tpk.te-taitokerau@tpk.govt.nz
F:
09-430-3160

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Our Rohe

Ko te rohe o Te Tai Tokerau o Te Puni Kōkiri, Mai i Mangawhai ki te wahapū o Kaipara, Ka toro atu mā Hokianga, mā Pewhairangi, mā Te Hiku o te Ika tae noa atu ki Muriwhenua, ki Te Rerenga Wairua.

Tai Tokerau stretches from Tāmaki Makaurau in the south to Cape Reinga in the north, from Ngāti Whātua in the south to Te Rarawa in the west, Te Aupouri in the north and Ngāti Kahu in the east, Ngāpuhi in the centre.

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Regional Manager

Tui Marsh (Ngāpuhi, Ngāti Porou)

Regional Manager, Te Tai Tokerau

When talking with Tui Marsh, Te Puni Kōkiri Regional Manager for Te Tai Tokerau, you quickly get the sense that her life has always been dedicated to giving back to our people.

Read more about Tui.

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Iwi in our Region

There are 12 iwi represented in Te Taitokerau region:

  • Te Aupōuri
  • Ngāti Kahu
  • Ngāti Kurī
  • Ngāpuhi
  • Te Roroa
  • Ngāpuhi ki Whāingaroa
  • Ngāti Kahu ki Whāingaroa
  • Te Rarawa
  • Ngāi Takoto
  • Ngāti Wai
  • Ngāti Whātua
  • Te Uri o Hau.

The iwi listed have been sourced through a directory of iwi and Māori organisations, Te Kāhui Māngai, and our regional offices. The iwi listed do not necessarily reflect the views of Te Puni Kōkiri. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any queries.

About Te Kāhui Māngai

Te Kāhui Māngai (Directory of Iwi and Māori Organisations) gives information on iwi identified in the Māori Fisheries Act 2004, and those iwi/hapū that have begun the process of negotiating settlement of their historical Treaty of Waitangi claims; and mandated Iwi Organisations to represent these iwi/hapū that have been recognised by the New Zealand Government.

You can view Te Kāhui Māngai here http://www.tkm.govt.nz/

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Iwi radio stations

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Local events and updates

Latest events and updates for this section are listed below.

  • Empowering others through mana and respect

    • Date: 05 December 2017

    Jonno Webster (Ngāpuhi) is the Surfacing Operations Manager for Downer at their Taranaki hub. He received an invitation to participate in Te Ara Whanake, the Downer Māori Leadership Programme through one of his colleagues.

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  • Team ‘WAQ’ developed the anti-bullying watch which lets the wearer alert an adult anonymously when bullying strikes.

    Rangatahi taking on big business

    • Date: 16 November 2017

    Māori secondary school students have shown off their flair for entrepreneurship in a series of successful workshops that have recently wrapped up.

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  • Nanaia Mahuta. Image supplied by RNZ.

    Te Puni Kōkiri welcomes new Māori Development Minister

    • Date: 13 November 2017

    Te Puni Kōkiri is geared to support a new suite of leaders and, for the first time ever, a wahine is steering the waka as its Minister for Māori Development.

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  • Māori cadets get ‘hands on’ experience through the North Drill Limited cadetship programme in partnership with Te Puni Kōkiri. Photo by Wiremu Grace.

    Northdrill – Cadets making a difference for whānau

    • Date: 07 November 2017

    Only starting two years ago, North Drill Limited is providing people in Te Tai Tokerau with the opportunity to learn, grown and develop. The company which is owned by Bronson Murray (Te Rarawa, Ngāti Haua) and his wife Ida Jean (Te Rarawa, Ngāti Haua, Ngāti Kahu o Torongare), utilises the concepts of whakapapa and whanaungatanga to recruit and train cadets.

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  • Tē Rima 101

    • Date: 27 October 2017 to 29 October 2017

    Time2Train will host the newest Multi-Sport event in the land with the inaugural Te Rima Challenge, commemorating the conflict between Māori and the Crown.

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    • Open to the public, no booking required
    • Organiser: Time2Train

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