Haere mai,
Nau mai

E kore ahau e ngaro, he kākano i ruia mai i Rangiatea

I will never be lost, the seed broadcast from Rangiatea (the sacred place in Hawaiki) - Manawatu pepeha

Whānau wellbeing behind urban Hastings papakāinga

It's been now four months since the Tawhai whānau opened their doors to their new homes on their papakāinga. Through their hard work and determination the Trustees and whānau have honoured their parents dream, developing a legacy for future generations of more than 100 tamariki and mokopuna.

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Papakāinga provides refuge in time of need

One year on from the Edgecumbe floods local whānau in ongoing urgent need of a place to live will now benefit from new papakāinga housing at Kokohinau Marae.

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A young man reflects during the 150 year commemoration of the attack on Rangiaowhia in the Waikato War (1863–1864).

Te Pūtake o Te Riri - Wars and Conflicts in Aotearoa New Zealand Fund

The fund supports whānau, hapū, iwi and communities to bring to life local histories that have shaped the cultural evolution of Aotearoa and its people.

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Oranga Marae

Oranga Marae is a new initiative that supports and provides whānau, hapū and iwi with improved access to advice and investment to help them to achieve their marae development aspirations.

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Mō Te Puni Kōkiri

Who we are

Te Puni Kōkiri leads Māori Public Policy and advises on policy affecting Māori wellbeing.

We are the principal advisor on Government-Māori relationships. We monitor policy and legislation, and we provide government with high quality policy advice.

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