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Nicola MacDonald from Ngāti Manuhiri, organisers of the Te Wero Nui roadshow event.
Great to see Whitianga community members, iwi leaders, scientists, experts in mātauranga Māori, rangatahi, MP Scott Simpson, MPI, divers and business people all turn out for Te Wero Nui- the […]
10 August 2023
Scallop Diving
Ngāti Hei, in collaboration with LegaSea, presented their plan to restore the Tipa / Scallop population on Eastern Coromandel today to the Hauraki Gulf Forum (HGF), the statutory co-governance entity […]
22 March 2021
10 February 2021

Ngāti Hei request enforcement of rāhui on tipa

Today Ngāti Hei have requested a formal temporary closure (S186A under the Fisheries Act 1996) of the tipa/scallop fisheries in line with the rāhui placed in December 2020.
10 February 2021
Opito Bay Rāhui
Opito Bay locals have joined forces with Ngāti Hei to put a voluntary rāhui in place, banning scallop harvesting over summer. The rāhui was put in place by kaumātua Joe […]
17 December 2020
Well-known Wharekaho resident and Ngāti Hei kaumātua, Joe Davis, has been made a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List released on Monday […]
3 June 2020
30 November 2019

The Ngāti Hei 2019 AGM

30 November 2019
30 June 2017
Today, the Crown recognised the mandate of the Ngāti Hei negotiators to negotiate a comprehensive settlement of the historical Te Tiriti o Waitangi claims of Ngāti Hei with the Crown.
29 June 2011
Whenuakite Occupation
25 February 2007

Ngāti Hei protests the sale of Whenuakite

Ngāti Hei, Mana Whenua along with Hauraki representatives, re-occupied the Whenuakite Station to prevent the sale by Landcorp of this piece of land identified as part of the iwi’s Treaty […]
25 February 2007

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