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Our e-pānui for Poutūterangi is out

Ngā Tāngata Tiaki o Whanganui e-pānui for Poututerangi 2022

The third and final reading of the Te A…

Celebrating 5 years since Te Awa Tupua Act became law

Celebrating 5 years since Te Awa Tupua Act became lawNancy Tuaine at the signing of He Ruruku Whakat…

Whanganui Iwi launches restoration work for Te Awa Tupua

Whanganui iwi have launched an ambitious plan to fence the length of the Whanganui River and to plan…

Check out our E-Pānui for Kohitātea

New opportunities for landowners up the Awa, governance training for rangatakapū, and we are seeking…

Kaihautū Quarterly Update

He pukenga wai, he nohanga tangata
He nohoanga tangata, he putanga korero

Tihei mauriora

Ki nga ma…


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