4 July 2022

Phoebe Davis part of international indigenous curriculum redesign team

Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi-Ō-Ngāpuhi’s education manager Phoebe Davis has been invited to attend the Kettering Foundation’s International Research and Design meeting in Dayton, Ohio, USA from 11-14 July. Phoebe has been independently involved with the work of the Foundation since 2014, and this invitation recognises her prestige as a research alumni and […]
3 July 2022


Anyone who knows Tia Ashby — Interim CEO of Te Hau Ora Ō Ngāpuhi — knows she is humble, has a tireless work ethic, and just gets on and does the do no matter what the challenges are. What most people don’t know about Tia is that she’s also a […]
23 June 2022

Winter wellness event for Kaumātua Kuia a winner

On Tuesday 21 June, Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi-Ō-Ngāpuhi hosted an event at our offices in Kaikohe for about 60 kaumātua and kuia, with the aim of promoting winter wellness. We worked alongside the team from Te Hau Ora Ō Ngāpuhi, whose kaimahi and leadership in the hauora space kept so many of […]
7 June 2022

Hapū & FNDC sign Terms of Reference

The Restoration of Mauri to Te Wairoro and Punakitere Awa in Kaikohe – written and supplied by Mane Tahere on behalf of the hapū mentioned in this article.   Thursday 2 June saw a group of local Hapū namely Ngati Tautahi, Te Uri o Hua, Te Matarahurahu, Ngai Takatoke, Ngāti Kura, […]
14 May 2022

$96,500 scholarships awarded to Ngāpuhi students

This year, Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi-Ō-Ngāpuhi (TRAION) received 275 scholarship applications for higher education, and awarded 80 scholarships totaling $96,500.00 to Ngāpuhi tauira studying in tertiary education around the country. Babe Kapa, Hapū Development Manager for the Rūnanga, said every year the job of selecting the scholarship recipients becomes more difficult for […]
4 May 2022

Scholarship agreement supports more to study

Putting the future of Ngāpuhi firmly in the hands of our young people Ngāpuhi is welcoming Te Marewa o Tautoru (‘the ascent of Orion’s Belt), an agreement with Te Herenga Waka (Victoria University of Wellington) and the Māori Education Trust (MET), to assist Ngāpuhi students in their pursuit of higher […]
18 March 2022

Combined operations and governance Board reports

As part of our ongoing commitment to transparency, we are now providing combined reports that highlight the operations and governance activity discussed at the Board meetings of Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi-Ō-Ngāpuhi. These combined reports will also include summaries of presentations to the Board by our entities; Ngāpuhi Asset Holding Company, Ngāpuhi Iwi […]
18 March 2022

Rangitane CIA, Proposed Maritime Development

The Rangitane Cultural Impact Assessment was commissioned by Te Rūnanga Ā-Iwi-Ō-Ngāpuhi and is a requirement in accordance with Schedule 6 of the COVID-19 Recovery (Fast-track Consenting) Act 2020. The purpose of this assessment is to support hapū to provide a cultural perspective of the proposed Rangitane Maritime Development.  Read the […]