Recognised iwi in the Māori Fisheries Act 2004
Population: 975 (does not include any of 19,719 "Te Arawa but iwi not specified"; nor 564 "Waitaha region unspecified")
This rohe map is based on the Area of Interest agreed between Waitaha and the Crown in the Deed of Settlement signed on 20 September 2011. Waitaha Area of Interest from the Deed of Settlement [JPG, 133KB].
The Waitaha rohe covers the lands and waters marked on the eastern side by the mouth of the Kaituna River. Follow the Kaituna River to Te Tumu and then travel up the Kaituna River until it meets the Waiari River and follow the Waiari to Te Rerenga Stream. From there climb up to Otanewainuku and then beyond Otanewainuku to the Mangorewa River. Then follow the Waimapu River down to hte Tauranga Harbour and out to Mauao on the coast back down to the mouth of the Kaituna River.
This rohe of Waitaha extends into the regions or districts of the following local authorities.
Contact information for marae may be provided by the Representative Organisation at their discretion.
Waitaha does not have hapū.
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2 Iwi Representative Organisations:
Last updated: 13/07/2016
Post-Treaty settlement governance entity [ Deed of Settlement signed with the Crown on 20 September 2011 ].
Represents Waitaha as an "iwi authority" for the purposes of the Resource Management Act 1991.
Legal entity: Trust
Governance structure: Seven trustees elected by the iwi whānui.
Chairperson: Frank Puroku Grant
General Manager: Vivienne Robinson
RMA Contact: Maru Tapsell Email: email@example.com
PO Box 220,
Te Puke 3153.
Phone: 07 573 5314
Last updated: 19/01/2016
Mandated iwi organisation in the Māori Fisheries Act 2004.
Iwi Aquaculture Organisation in the Māori Commercial Aquaculture Claims Settlement Act 2004.
Legal entity: Charitable Trust
Governance structure: One representative from each of eleven iwi recognised in Maori Fisheries Act 2004 elected in a three year cycle by iwi members enrolled on the Te Kotahitanga o Te Arawa Fisheries Trust Board register.
Uenukukōpako / Ngāti Whakaue
Chairperson: Ron Roberts
General Manager: Shane Heremaia
Secretary: Aroha Dorset
PO Box 1896,
Te Arawa House,
1256 Arawa Street,
Phone: 07 349 3227
Fax: 07 347 6876