Te Puni Kokiri

Te reo ka pīrangitia: Māori English

Te reo ka pīrangitia: 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:
0800 875 888
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:
0800 875 888
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

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

  • Artist at work at Ngāpuhi festival

    A "magical wairua" at Ngāpuhi festival

    • Date: 16 February 2018

    “The wairua was magical, there were lots of kids running around with their faces painted, eating ice cream and playing on the giant water slide,” says Kayla Hollis, who was one of 15,000 people that attended the Ngāpuhi Festival in Whangarei in January.

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  • Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern with Whangārei Māori Warden, Henare Hape

    Sitting down for a cuppa tea with the Prime Minister

    • Date: 16 February 2018

    Everyone enjoys sitting down for a chat with friends and whānau over a nice cuppa tea including Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern who did so with a group of Māori Wardens at Waitangi.

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  • Waitangi Day sets good tone for future

    • Date: 16 February 2018

    Waitangi Day commemorations are taking place in more and more communities, as more people consider the history of Aotearoa-New Zealand and the way it shapes our future.

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  • Te Puni Kōkiri Advisor, Liz Makene.

    Celebrating 25 years - Liz Makene

    • Date: 21 December 2017

    Liz Makene goes way back.  So far back, in fact, that she began her career as a cadet in the Māori and Pacific Island Recruitment Scheme.

    She started out with the former of Department of Māori Affairs, and later the Iwi Transition Agency, before jumping ship to join Te Puni Kōkiri from the Māori Trust Office in 2002. Hear more from Liz as she shares memories from the past 25 years.

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  • Conservation Board Vacancies 2018

    • Date: 21 December 2017 to 02 February 2018

    The Minister of Conservation is responsible for appointing members to Conservation Boards across Aotearoa New Zealand and is seeking nominations for membership.

    Read more

    • Open to the public, no booking required
    • Organiser: Department of Conservation

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