Road to Settlement

Now we have signed Te Tihi o te Rae, you may wonder what is the next step in our settlement journey? We are currently at the legislative phase, waiting on our Claims Settlement Bill to be introduced to parliament. Check out the below timeline for more information.

Treaty Settlement

Treaty Settlement

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Raetihi Community Hub

Raetihi Community Hub

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Tribal Register

Tribal Register

Register here as uri of Uenuku, Tamahaki and/or Tamakana.

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We Signed Te Tihi o te Rae

On Saturday, after generations of mamae, we received our apology and signed our deed of settlement of historical Treaty of Waitangi claims at a ceremony at Raetihi Marae. Te Korowai o Wainuiārua (TKOW) comprises three iwi: Tamahaki, Tamakana and Uenuku ki Manganui-o-te-Ao, nā Tūkaihoro. Our area of interest covers approximately 613,000 hectares and includes the central

First Reading This Thursday 

Kia ora koutou katoa, We are thrilled to inform you that our Settlement legislative phase has commenced, with the first reading of our bill scheduled for this Thursday. Details of the ceremony are as follows: Event: Te Korowai o Wainuiārua Claims Settlement Bill First Reading Ceremony Date: 11 April 2024 Time: 2.00 pm – 4:00pm

Let your voice be heard

Consultation Closing Soon! You have one week left to have your say in the National Park name correction Kia ora whānau, many of you may already be aware that Te Korowai o Wainuiārua has called for National Park and its railway station to revert to the historic name Waimarino, which was changed after a shipment