"Events like these are only possible through the support of those who invest in me, therefore to Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi O Ngāpuhi: ngā mihi nui for your consideration and support. Thank you for allowing the advancement of our people, and for bringing me that bit closer to crafting a better world."

Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi O Ngāpuhi Survey 2019

The Rūnanga is embarking on an exciting journey to implement the 'NEXT FIVE YEAR' Strategy (2019-2023). We invite you to share your thoughts and aspirations heading towards 2023 by completing our 2019 survey. Here is the link https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/SVV6JVV

Te Kura Whakarauora Reo Ki Kaikohe 2019

"It was with great eagerness and appreciation that I attended the Kura Whakarauora Reo at Te Kura Kaupapa Māori o Kaikohe from Friday 15 March to Sunday17 March."

Mobil Ngāpuhi Service Station: He Pānui

A friendly reminder that Mobil Ngāpuhi Service Station has monthly promotions. For every $40 worth of fuel/shop goods purchased customers receive a free entry. Last month Moanaroa won a Clothes Drier. Congratulations Moanaroa! The April promotion prize is a Dehumidifier.

Te Taitokerau Secondary School Festival kicks off in Whangārei

The Te Taitokerau Festival 2019 is underway in Whangārei, exhibiting the passion and skill of kapa haka in Northland's secondary schools.

Some say the water is so polluted it's affecting their livelihoods.

Three public meetings called for Thursday May 2 - 11am, 2pm and 6pm at Haratu Kororareka Marae, Pitt St, Russell, will discuss plans for forming a trust to manage Russell's wharf jointly with council-owned company Far North Holdings.

Meet the woman smashing gaming's glass ceiling

From being told 'girls don't make games' to heading her own development studio, Christchurch local Maru Nihoniho refuses to conform to tech sector cliches.



About Takiwā

Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi O Ngāpuhi is governed by a board of 9 trustees, elected triennially from nine Takiwā.

As outlined in the Rūnanga's Trust Deed, Takiwā means a representative group of Marae/Hapū and can also include individuals acting through their duly appointed Trustee.

Each Takiwā is governed by an executive committee, including but not limited to a chairperson, secretary and treasurer.  Takiwā also meet regularly. A list of current takiwā executive representatives are available here.

Takiwā Facebook pages

Ngā Ngaru o Hokianga 

Te Takiwā o Ngāpuhi ki Waitematā 



Development Funding Opportunities

Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi O Ngāpuhi provide funding to assist and support Ngāpuhi marae and hapū communities achieve their development goals. The fund is delivered across three funding streams; the Hapū Development fund, Minor Capital Works fund and Major Marae Project Assistance fund. 

Call for Māori music tracks, video and waiata Māori special projects

Te Māngai Paho is keen to receive applicaitions for the third and final music round of the 2018/19 financial year. Funding is available for music tracks, music videos and a special waiata Māori project that takes te reo Māori to a broad audience. Te Māngai Paho are keen to fund a diverse range of music that promotes Māori language and culture. The closing date is Thurs 18 April 2019, 5pm.

Marae Digital Connectivity

Marae Digital Connectivity is a multi-agency initiative to help more Marae connect to the internet. This opportunity is available for rural Marae in four regions, including Taitokerau. For more information visit the Te Puni Kōkiri website, email maraeconnectivity@mbie.govt.nz or call Jo Taite, Regional Partnerships, Te Puni Kōkiri 027 229 9431. 

Launch of the new Tiaki Wai Fund

Te Wai Māori Trust has launched the new Tiaki Wai Fund for 2019. This fund is targeted towards small-scale freshwater fisheries and freshwater fisheries habitat projects led by iwi and hapū. For more information please refer to their website.

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