Stay informed with our bi-monthly pānui and other notices which will be posted here on a regular basis.

Pou Tangata Engagement - Hui

Pou Tangata Co-Chairs Rahui Papa and Dame Rangimarie Naida Glavish DNZM. JP invite you to Pou Tangata Engagement:
The purpose of the forum is to:
  1. a) Share information;
    b) Work collaboratively on key priorities of iwi within the National Iwi Chairs Forum; and
    c) Advocate the collective priorities of the iwi within the National Iwi Chairs Forum in discussions with others, recognising the rangatiratanga/independence of iwi.

Everything is in the registration form. Once this has been completed whanau will get an email to inform of the location and timings.    

The physical poster link is  https://tinyurl.com/2p95s675

For assistance please feel free to contact Ngati Haua.  Details below.
Ngāti Hāua Iwi Trust


P: 07 8955966 // 0800 292 4282 (0800 AWA HAUA)

Studying Forestry Science

Thinking about studying forestry science, forest engineering or forest management next year?


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Maori Land Court Clinic

With the relaxing of the rules around covid, some of the organisations that have had their clinics on hold are going to be coming back to Taumarunui soon.

Maori Land Court are the first to resume their clinics and they will be visiting Taumarunui again monthly From June. Here is the schedule for their visits:

  • 10 June
  • 15 July
  • 12 August
  • 9 September
  • 14 October
  • 11 November
  • 9 December

8:30am – 2:30pm @ Work and Income Office, Meredith House

26 Miriama Street, Taumarunui

See Additional Info

Hui - Sat 14th May

The next Te Rūnanga o Te Awa Tupua Hui is scheduled for Saturday 14th May 2022 via Zoom at Ngā Tāngata Tiaki o Whanganui

See Agenda & Info

See Electronic Version

Hui - Health Reform Update

Ngāti Hāua Iwi Trust want to hear you and your whanau’s voice on your health aspirations for our rohe

Facilitated by Maori Health Authority Representatives

Morero Marae Saturday 30 April

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Hui-Ā-Tau 2022

Due to ongoing uncertainties’ around Covid-19, Omicron, Covid Restrictions and Red Covid settings our Annual General Meeting / Hui ā-Tau scheduled for 10am, Saturday 12th March

will be held online via  Zoom platform for registered members. For details see Hui a Tau Advert and Agenda

Monitoring of Whanganui River this summer

Media statement on Iwi to monitor the upper reaches of the Whanganui river this summer by collaboration between the Ngāti Haua Iwi Trust and Ngā Tāngata Tiaki o Whanganui. 


Update from Ngā Tāngata Tiaki

Herewith an update of a Panui outlining current activiteis and seeking a Muori Tūroa Expression of interest from landowners.



We would like to inform Iwi members that

the wānanga on “Te Whare o Hāua”

that was to be held at

Maniaiti Marae, Ngāpuke

on Friday 27th August 2021


 We will inform Iwi members once a new date is confirmed.

Kia noho haumaru e te Iwi.

Ngā Tāngata Tiaki o Whanganui Trust - Annual General Meeting

Due to the continued uncertainty of Covid restrictions and in the interests of wellbeing for our people, the Annual General Meeting of Ngā Tāngata Tiaki o Whanganui Trust and presentation of the Annual Report for the period 1 April 2020 – 31 March 2021 will be held on:

Sunday 12 September 2021 at 11.00am (NZ Time) as an online Webinar only

More Information


Nau mai haere mai

A wānanga on “Te Whare o Hāua” by Turama Hawira

 Maniaiti Marae, Ngapuke, 2555 Taumarunui-Ngapuke Road, Ngāpuke 3994

 Friday 27th August 2021


This wānanga will provide an overview of Te Whare o Hāua settlement framework based upon Ngāti Hāua foundational whakapapa and history and the key components to be considered for our future tribal organisations.


Notification of Trustee Re-appointment

At the Special General Meeting, for Trustee Elections for the Ngāti Hāua Iwi Trust, held on Saturday 7 August 2021 the following three trustees were elected in rotation.

  • Aaron Rice-Edwards
  • Brett Anderson
  • Graham (Tinka) Bell

For more information see Notice of Result of Election

Education Plan and Strategy

Since January this year I have been working with NHIT in developing an Education Plan and Strategy for Hāua.
The next phase of mahi is about giving our uri an opportunity to share their voice, in regards to Education.

Your view would be appreciated,

Whanau Views Questionaire – Education

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Te Whare o Hāua Wānanga Postponed

Due to tangihanga, the wānanga for Te Whare o Hāua that was to be held this Friday 23 July 2021 has been postponed.

We apologise for any inconvenience and will keep all our whānau updated with the new date and details as soon as these are confirmed through Facebook, Website and email.

Ranger Project Lead

Please see the following link for details of this opportunity



Hinengaku Hunt & Food Festival

The Hinengaku Hunt and Food Festival will be held between 22 to 24 July inclusive.

For details and to enter see Hinengakau Whanganui Rive Hunt and Food Festival 2021 Registration


A wānanga to provide an overview of Te Whare o Hāua settlement framework based upon Ngāti Hāua foundational whakapapa and history will be held on Friday 23 July 2021 from 3pm to 5pm.

For more information see

Special General Meeting

Call for nominations and Notification of Trustee Elections.

This meeting will be held on Saturday 7 August 2021 at the Kakahi Marae from 10:00am to noon.

NHIT Special General Meeting More Information

Trustee Election Underway

Voting has opened for Trustees at Ngā Tāngata Tiaki 0 Whanganui.

Voting is open from Wednesday 30 June and will close at noon on 3 August 2021

More information

Appointment of Kaihautū Ngā Tāngata Tiaki

Ngā Tāngata Tiaki o Whanganui is excited to announce that Nancy Tuaine has been confirmed as our new Kaihautū (Chief Executive) More information


Ngāti Hāua Iwi Trust (NHIT) invites all whānau to attend a Hui ā Iwi at:

Morero Marae Saturday 19th June 2021  commencing at 9.30am pōwhiri for Waewae Tapu

More information


Expression of Interest Te Karewao

Download November 2019

Download March 2020