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Ngāi Tahu Tourism Recognised By Trip Advisor

Monday, 8 July 2024, 12:18 pm | Te Runanga o Ngai Tahu

Two of New Zealand’s most popular tourism experiences have been ranked amongst the world’s top attractions in the annual Trip Advisor Travelers’ Choice Awards. More >>

Peketā Campground Will Be Operated By Te Rūnanga O Kaikōura

Wednesday, 3 July 2024, 3:48 pm | Te Runanga o Ngai Tahu

The Peketā Campground operations team will accept bookings from 3 July onwards. More >>

Kāi Tahu To Host Nationally Broadcasted Matariki Hautapu Ceremony

Tuesday, 18 June 2024, 4:11 pm | Te Runanga o Ngai Tahu

Kāi Tahu has been preparing alongside Chief Adviser Mātauranga Matariki, Professor Rangi Mātāmua for the past three months, and is excited to host the ceremony. More >>

Rare Pounamu For Olympic Athletes

Thursday, 13 June 2024, 3:30 pm | Te Runanga o Ngai Tahu

Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu hosted the New Zealand Olympic Committee (NZOC) and Paralympics New Zealand (PNZ) at its Ōtautahi office on Thursday 13 June, handing over 550 pounamu pendants. More >>

Ngāi Tahu Responds To Fast-track Approvals Bill

Thursday, 6 June 2024, 10:15 am | Te Runanga o Ngai Tahu

Ngāi Tahu Kaiwhakahaere Justin Tipa Image/Supplied The Fast-track Approvals Bill must strike the right balance between progress and preservation, says Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu Kaiwhakahaere Justin Tipa. As the iwi prepares to present its response ... More >>

Te Rūnanga O Ngāi Tahu Objects To The Removal Of The Hierarchy Of Obligations Under Te Mana O Te Wai

Friday, 24 May 2024, 10:55 am | Te Runanga o Ngai Tahu

Removing Te Mana o te Wai hierarchy from the Resource Management Act 1991 (RMA) consenting process is unacceptable, says Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu Kaiwhakahaere Justin Tipa. More >>

Storytelling Helps Emergency Preparedness

Tuesday, 26 March 2024, 7:52 pm | Te Runanga o Ngai Tahu

Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu and the AF8 Programme are tapping into Mātauranga Māori, Ngāi Tahu creation stories and weaving them with scientific knowledge to drive home the message of emergency preparedness. It’s highly likely that a magnitude 8+ Alpine ... More >>

Ngāi Tahu Response To The Fast Track Approvals Bill

Friday, 8 March 2024, 9:51 am | Te Runanga o Ngai Tahu

Upon a first read, we acknowledge the inclusion of an overarching clause in the Fast-track Approvals Bill to uphold Treaty settlements. This goes some way to maintain agreements made with Ngāi Tahu, but not far enough. Our concern is that the Bill ... More >>

Interim CEO Appointed To Lead Te Rūnanga O Ngāi Tahu

Monday, 4 March 2024, 12:35 pm | Te Runanga o Ngai Tahu

Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu Kaiwhakahaere Justin Tipa has announced Chief Operating Officer Ben Bateman (Ngāi Tahu, Cook Island Māori) has been appointed Interim Kaihautū (CEO). The appointment follows outgoing CEO Arihia Bennett stepping down from the ... More >>

Ngāi Tahu Relationship With Tiwai A Model For Others

Monday, 26 February 2024, 2:30 pm | Te Runanga o Ngai Tahu

The partnership between NZAS, Rio Tinto and Ngāi Tahu is a demonstration of Te Tiriti o Waitangi partnership in action, according to Jacqui Caine, Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu Group Head of Strategy & Environment, and a Trustee of Awarua ... More >>

Te Rūnanga O Ngāi Tahu CEO Steps Down

Wednesday, 31 January 2024, 10:13 am | Te Runanga o Ngai Tahu

After more than 12 years serving her iwi as CEO of Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu, Arihia Bennett (Ngāi Tahu, Ngāti Porou, Ngāpuhi) will step down in March. Arihia first took on the job in August 2012, her third stint working for her iwi over the past ... More >>

Kāi Tahu To Gather At Te Rau Aroha Marae For Waitangi Day

Tuesday, 30 January 2024, 2:27 pm | Te Runanga o Ngai Tahu

This Waitangi Day will be the first as Kaiwhakahaere of Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu for Justin Tipa, who was elected to the role in November last year by representatives of the 18 Kāi Tahu Papatipu Rūnaka. “I am looking forward to being able to kōrero ... More >>

Marae To Install Emergency Pods

Tuesday, 19 December 2023, 1:54 pm | Te Runanga o Ngai Tahu

As flooding events become more frequent and the threat of an Alpine Fault rupture looms, 24 marae across Te Waipounamu (South Island) are enhancing their emergency preparedness. Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu and Te Puni Kōkiri have collaborated to supply ... More >>

Justin Tipa elected Kaiwhakahaere of Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu

Saturday, 25 November 2023, 2:03 pm | Te Runanga o Ngai Tahu

Justin Tipa (Kāi Tahu, Kāti Mamoe) has been elected Kaiwhakahaere (Chair) of Te Rūnanga Ngāi Tahu, replacing Lisa Tumahai who step downs after seven years in the role. Yesterday’s election was held during a tribal hui at Arahura Marae near Hokitika. ... More >>

‘KAURAKA E MATAKU, KIA TAKATŪ! Don’t Be Scared, Be Prepared’

Monday, 18 September 2023, 9:56 am | Te Runanga o Ngai Tahu

Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu launched a social media campaign to encourage whānau to start the kōrero about their emergency plan. The campaign, titled ‘KAURAKA E MATAKU, KIA TAKATŪ! Don’t be scared, be prepared’ aims to raise awareness about the ... More >>

Maungatautari Hapū And Iwi To Foster Ngāi Tahu Kākāpō

Wednesday, 19 July 2023, 10:33 am | Te Runanga o Ngai Tahu

For the first time in more than a century, Ngāi Tahu kākāpō will be living on Maungatautari near Kemureti (Cambridge) under the protection of local mana whenua. Four male kākāpō are being translocated from Whenua Hou (Codfish Island) near ... More >>

All Are Welcome At The Ngāi Tahu Treaty Of Waitangi Festival At Ōtākou Marae

Friday, 3 February 2023, 9:36 am | Te Runanga o Ngai Tahu

Everyone is welcome at Ōtākou Marae for the Ngāi Tahu Treaty Festival on Monday 6 February hosted by Te Rūnanga o Ōtākou. Ōtākou was one of the places where the Treaty of Waitangi was signed in 1840. Chair of Te Rūnanga o Ōtākou says they ... More >>

Ngāi Tahu Welcomes Passage Of Water Services Entity Bill 

Thursday, 8 December 2022, 4:34 pm | Te Runanga o Ngai Tahu

With the Water Services Entity Bill now passed, Ngāi Tahu is looking forward to working with local councils to ensure safe, equitable and affordable water services for the community while protecting the environment, Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu Kaiwhakahaere ... More >>

Ngāi Tahu Representation Bill Passes Third Reading In Parliament

Wednesday, 3 August 2022, 5:47 pm | Te Runanga o Ngai Tahu

Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu welcomes the passing of new legislation tonight to reinstate Ngāi Tahu councillors to Environment Canterbury, ensuring future decision making will include the voice and votes of mana whenua. The Canterbury Regional Council ... More >>

Ngāi Tahu Iwi-Māori Partnership Board Members Appointed

Thursday, 14 July 2022, 10:52 am | Te Runanga o Ngai Tahu

Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu is pleased to announce the appointment of the Te Tauraki – the Ngāi Tahu Iwi-Māori Partnership Board. The establishment of Iwi-Māori Partnership Boards is part of the health and disability reform’s commitment to ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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