Tāmaki Makaurau

Te Puni Kōkiri only has one Regional Office in Tāmaki Makaurau.

Office locations

Our offices can be reached via contact details below.

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Te Puni Kōkiri House
9 Ronwood Avenue
Auckland 2104
PO Box 97 005
South Auckland Mail Centre
Manukau 2240
0800 875 285

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Our Rohe

The Tāmaki Makaurau region stretches from the South Kaipara in the north to the southern reaches of the Mānukau Harbour, from Ngāti Whātua in the North to Ngāti Paoa in the South.

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Regional Director

Martin Mariassouce (Ngāti Whatua)

Acting Regional Director - Tamaki Makaurau

Realising the potential of Māori communities in Auckland has been an enduring passion for the Acting Regional Director who has been working in the region for more than two decades.

Read more about Martin.

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Iwi in our Region

There are 16 iwi represented in Tāmaki Makaurau region:

  • Ngāti Whātua
  • Ngāti Whātua o Ōrākei
  • Ngāti Whātua o Kaipara
  • Te Uri o Hau
  • Te Kawerau ā Maki
  • Ngāti Te Ata Waiohua
  • Ngāti Tamaoho
  • Ngāi Tai ki Tāmaki
  • Te Ahiwaru
  • Te Ākitai Waiohua
  • Ngāti Maru
  • Ngāti Tamaterā
  • Ngāti Paoa
  • Ngāti Whanaunga
  • Te Patukirikiri
  • Ngāti Rehua

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

Kua rārangi mai ngā kaupapa me ngā pānui ki raro iho nei.

  • The marae responding to food insecurity in Tāmaki Makaurau

    • Date: 23 September 2021

    Papatūānuku Kōkiri Marae, located in Māngere, has been on the frontline of food insecurity in south Auckland for almost 30 years.

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  • Local faces in local places support Māori vaccine campaigns

    • Date: 21 September 2021

    Thanks to a generous koha from Māori-owned company Go Media, Karawhiua has created a beautiful gallery of digital billboards which encourage whānau and Māori communities around the country to get vaccinated against COVID-19.

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  • Empowering taitamariki to make informed decisions about vaccine

    • Date: 03 September 2021

    Māori-led youth organisation, Mā Te Huruhuru Charitable Trust has been empowering and educating rangatahi in Tāmaki Makaurau to make informed decisions about the COVID-19 vaccine.

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  • Young whānau writing their own narrative on home ownership

    • Date: 31 March 2021

    As a young person today, Aaliyah Armstrong says you don’t have to listen too hard to hear a recurring narrative about the housing market.

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  • Urban papakāinga built on foundation of manaakitanga

    • Date: 29 September 2020

    Fifty years ago, a Ngā Puhi hapū established a place of their own in the big smoke. Now the hapū is building homes for a new generation of whānau.

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