Ngāti Kahungunu (Wairoa Taiwhenua) Inc.

 

About the Taiwhenua:

The Wairoa Taiwhenua building is based on Bridge Street, Wairoa. It is situated directly to the left after crossing the bridge over Te Wairoa-hōpūpū-hōnengenenge-matangi-rau River. Wairoa is a beautiful country town only minutes away from the most northern coastline of Kahungunu.

 

Wairoa Taiwhenua is continually looking at opportunities in working alongside other local entities to host an array of activities, hui and events ranging from history, research and whakapapa to supporting environmental and social service issues to enhance the wellbeing of Kahungunu ki Te Wairoa whānau and hapū.

 

Pepeha Details:

Ko Tamatea te ariki-nui 

Ko Ruawharo te tohunga 

Ko Ruaumano te kaitiaki 

Ko Takitimu te waka-tipua 

 

Ko Te Whakapunake-a-te-matau-a-Maui-Tikitiki-a-Taranga te maunga 

Ko Te Wairoa-hopupu-honengenenge-matangirau te waiora 

Ko Ngati Kahungunu te iwi nui-tonu 

Ko Wairoa te Taiwhenua 

 

Tihei Wairoa! 

 

Governance Board: (Updated 1 February 2022)

  • Nigel How (Chairman) 

  • Naomi Wilson (Deputy Chairman) 

  • Alice Wairau 

  • Esta Wainohu

  • Henare Mita 

  • Jasmine Heta

  • Katarena Edwards 

  • Katarina Kawana 

  • Merianne Tipoki Orlowski 

  • Theresa Thornton 

 

Office Administration

  • Office  Administrators - Pita Robinson and Danika Goldsack .

 

Contact Information

  • Physical Address: 3-5 Bridge Street, Wairoa

  • Postal Address: PO Box 119, Wairoa

  • Phone: 06 838 4748

  • Email Address: wairoa.tai.whenua@xtra.co.nz

 

 

 

Marae Map (click here)

Putahi Marae

State Highway 38, Frasertown

Ruawharo Marae

Ngāi Tama

Opoutama Village

Taihoa Marae

Kurupakiaka

State Highway 2 Wairoa (last marae on main road)

Te Waihīrere Marae (Takitimu)

Ngāti Moewhare, Ngāi Te Apatu

Waihirere Road, Wairoa

Tane Nui A Rangi Marae

Rakaipaaka

Nuhaka State Highway 2 on the way to Morere Hot Springs

Tawhiti A Maru Marae

Ruataniwha Road, Wairoa

Te Poho o te Rehu Marae

RākaipaakaTe Rakato

State highway 2 - passed Tamakahu

Te Rakato Marae

Te Rakato

Kaiwaitau Road, Mahia

Te Reinga Marae

Ngāti Hinehika, Ngāti Kōhatu

Te Reinga, before Ruakituri.

Tuahuru Marae

unknown

Mahia, last marae passed Kaiuku

Waihua Marae

unknown

Raupunga

Waipapa-a-Iwi Marae

Ngāti Pahauwera

Mohaka

Whaakirangi Marae

unknown

State Highway 2, Wairoa

Whakaki Marae

Ngāti Hine, Ngāti Hinepua, Ngāi Te Ipu

State Highway 2, Wairoa

Whetumārama - Te Mira

Ngāti Makaro

Frasertown Road, Frasertown

Te Kotahitanga Marae

Aranui Marae

Ngāti Pehi

120 Aranui Road RD3 Wairoa

Arimawha Marae

Frasertown

unknown

Erepeti Marae

Ngāti Hinganga, Te Āitanga o Pourangahua

Ruakituri Road, Ruakituri Valley, WAIROA

Hinemihi Marae

Ruataniwha Road, Wairoa

Huramua Marae

Tane Miti Rangi

Awamate Road, Wairoa

Iwitea Marae

Ngāi Tahu Matawhāiti

Iwitea Road, Wairoa

Kahungunu ki Nuhaka Marae

Rakaipaaka

Opposite Nuhaka School

Kaiuku Marae

unknown

Mahia - before Tuahuru Marae

Te Māra-a-Ngata Marae

unknown

Putere Road, Mohaka

Ruataniwha Marae

Ngāti Iwikatea, Ngāi Tauira, Ngāti Pehi, Ngāti Rua, Ngāti Pakoko, Ngāi Te Kapuamatotoru

Ruataniwha Road, Wairoa

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