Posted on 15 August, 2019
E ngā uri o Awanuiarangi, he karere mīharo tēnei kia koutou katoa.
To all descendants of Awanuiarangi, we have some amazing news for you all.
Te Ātiawa o Te Waka a Māui Trust will like to announce that we have updated our merchandise and they will be soon available for purchase.
Further information will follow in our next pānui, due for November 2019.
Te Ātiawa o Te Waka a Māui Trust Office
Posted on 8 August, 2019
Nau mai nei a Te Ātiawa
Tēnā koutou te whānau. Our first waka tangata has arrived from Christchurch with the second waka due at the end of this month.
We are now looking at the process of blessing and what that may look like. We will get back to you regarding this.
As most whānau are engaged on Saturday sports we will be having Hui on Sundays which suit the majority. Hui will be held on the following dates in the Training rooms at Waikawa mārae
We are calling for all Te Ātiawa whānau to come and be a part of making history. This is the chance to stand in the foot steps of our Tīpuna and be who we truely are.
The waka is filling up fast so come along Sunday and be a part of making history.
10.30-12.00 Mārae training rooms
We are looking for experienced and inexperienced waka crew
Contact: Anisha Huntley 021 493 631 or
Amai Thompson 021 028 76507
Posted on 2 August, 2019
E te Iwi o Te Ātiawa nō runga i te Rāngi
Tēnā tātou katoa
A huge thank you to all whānau who submitted applications towards the Berths Trainee on Board offer as part of the Flotilla and Tōtaranui 250.
A opportunity of a life time to sail on a Tahitian waka haurua from Doubtless bay to Meretoto on a 10 day journey
The Trust would like to congratulate Erin Bunt and Utuku Thompson, the successful recipients of being on board Haunui.
Well done, Tēnā koutou, Tēnā tātou
Posted on 11 July, 2019
Pēpi Hou Tohu Whānaungatanga – (Newborn baby birth-certificate reimbursement)
At the recent Trustee Board Hui, held in June 2019, it was agreed by the Trustees that all newborn pēpi born after 1st July 2019 will be eligible for a reimbursement for the purchase of a Standard Birth Certificate, currently at cost of $33.
To be eligible for this the parents or legal guardians of the child must be a registered member of Te Ātiawa o Te Waka-a-Māui Trust and provide a receipt of purchase and Birth Certificate.
A great way to also register your pēpi. If you require more information, please contact the Office on 0800 284 292
Posted on 4 June, 2019
Planning for succession in the Kaitiaki o Te Taiao (KT) Office – an emerging employment opportunity for a Te Ātiawa professional
Planning for succession in the Kaitiaki o Te Taiao
(KT) Office – an emerging employment opportunity
for a Te Ātiawa professional
The Kaitiaki o Te TaiaoTeam has a
succession plan to employ
members who whakapapa to Te Ātiawa and are
registered members of Te Ātiawa o Te Waka-a-Māui
The suitable candidate will hold an under-graduate degree or a higher award in the likes of Planning and Environmental / Resource Management and have had around a minimum of 5 years professional work experience in that discipline.
Relevant post-graduate study will be encouraged
/ supported. We are focused on finding the right
person who is seeking a long-term commitment, and
we will be flexible in exploring how that might work
for a suitable candidate.
If you are interested in exploring this very special
employment opportunity, please contact Sylvie Heard
Kaitiaki o Te Taiao | Guardians of the Environment
Te Ātiawa Manawhenua Ki Te Tau Ihu Trust
Beach Road, Picton 7220
PO Box 340, Picton 7250
03 573 5170
0800 284 292
Posted on 21 May, 2019
In an exciting partnership with industry providers, Te Ātiawa has managed to set up a cadetship for its iwi members where you will receive hands on experience in a variety of aspects in both the Aquaculture and Fishing Industry.
This will be spread out over a 3-6-month time frame depending on both the applicant and the providers seasonal demands.
You will be exposed to mussel farming and processing, salmon farming, deep sea fishing, Paua fishing, as well as land-based activities in the mentioned fields.
All successful applicants will need to pass the industry providers drug and alcohol tests.
There is a weekly training allowance paid to each of the successful applicants, plus any out of pocket expenses.
At the conclusion of the cadetship training there will be an opportunity to further study where you can gain formal qualifications in the aquaculture and fishing industry through NMIT.
This formal training will be subsidised by Te Atiawa. To be successful you must be a registered member of Te Ātiawa ki te Tau Ihu o te Waka A Mauī Trust
For more information contact – Te Ātiawa Trust Office on 0800 284 292 or email firstname.lastname@example.org