We are the Pouakani Charitable Trust, an organisation | whakahaerenga that has been formed to bring together the blood-line descendants of the Pouakani Block.
Our aim | kaupapa is to work together as one to establish a community and wider family | whanau that our members are proud to be a part of – and we welcome you to find about more about who we are, and what we do.
The Pouakani Trust collaboratively involves its members and Trustees in a way that provides direct access to the benefits | āwhina available to those who are ancestors of the original owners of Pouakani Block. It is important to us that we communicate with our people in a way that is transparent and easy to understand | ngāwari ki te matau.
Please enjoy exploring our website that has been created to help more people understand the role of The Pouakani Trust, and how you can get involved.
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As a charitable trust we do not pay tax but we are bound by the Charities Act 2005.
This act requires distributions from the Trust to meet the following charitable purposes:
The annual Pouakani Wananga is this weekend. We are all anticipating a tino pai weekend. If you are coming we look forward to seeing you, if you are not attending this year please register your interest for the next Wa. Nga Mihi Mahana Michael
Kia Tau is the Waiata we will be learning at the wananga this year. This link will take you to the waiata on youtube – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=50bAwxu8qSI Nga Mihi