What's New

  • How to become a Pouakani Trustee.
    30th September 2017, 10am-2pm, Taupo.
    This half day seminar will provide you with all the information you need to be part of this unique Pouakani Trust.
    If you are interested in attending contact:
    Patricia Cowley - zp.cowley@xtra.co.nz
    Limited places available please contact asap
    Posted: Friday 23 June 2017
  • Trustee Election Results 11th April,2017
    Posted: Monday 24 April 2017
  • Voting Form for the 2017 Trustee Election.
    Posted: Wednesday 29 March 2017
  • Notice of Annual General Meeting, 1st April 2017.
    Posted: Monday 20 March 2017
  • It is hard to believe that another Pouakani Trust Wananga is fast approaching.
    Posted: Friday 10 February 2017
  • Photographs will be returning to Mokai Marae on the 15th May 2016, 11am. Should anyone have any queries please contact Beryl Tawa on 027 7420554.
    Posted: Tuesday 3 May 2016
  • Voting form for the 2016 Trustee Election
    Posted: Monday 2 May 2016
  • Notice of Annual General Meeting 30th April 2016
    Posted: Tuesday 12 April 2016
  • It is hard to believe that another Pouakani Trust Wananga is fast approaching.
    Posted: Thursday 11 February 2016
  • Brooke Hamilton (17yrs) is in the NZ Womens Open (Golf) 12th-14th Feb at Clearwater
    Posted: Thursday 11 February 2016
  • Pouakani Trust is hosting another weekend (3 day) Wananga in 2015. The whole event is free to registered members, details are as follows.
    Posted: Friday 20 February 2015
  • Tamati Cairns reports that after 2 years a decision has been received. While not what the Trust wanted it is still a good decision as the judges determined that neither the Crown nor Pouakani owned the river and advised that it should not be assumed that English law applies to New Zealand.
    Posted: Saturday 1 November 2014
  • The Pouakani Trust purchased 34.5% of the shares in Ranginui Station Ltd Partnership to increase the Trust’s share to 89.5% with the balance being held by Putake Farming Ltd. Ranginui Station farms 3,300 dairy cows and includes a dry stock unit. The Trustees may look to place some of the additional shares with a new Partner.
    Posted: Wednesday 1 October 2014
  • Election results for the position of Trustee for the Pouakani Trust are in. There were three candidates and N Te Whau and L Kapinga were elected.
    Posted: Tuesday 1 April 2014
  • Election results for the position of Trustee for the Pouakani Trust are in. There were 3 candidates and P Mariu and T Rotarangi were elected.
    Posted: Thursday 28 March 2013
  • The final Pouakani Supreme Court Hearing will be held in Wellington on 19 and 20 February. This hearing will determine if the claim to the bed of the Waikato River will be successful.
    Posted: Tuesday 29 January 2013
  • Te Karere spoke to Pouakani Trust chairman Tamati Cairns (Pouakani) and Haami Piripi (Te Rarawa) about the latest developments in the water rights saga.
    Posted: Wednesday 5 September 2012
  • Pouakani to bid for injunction of Mighty River Power sale
    Posted: Wednesday 25 July 2012
  • The Trust is working with other Trusts from Pureora, Waimiha and Ongarue to secure the concession for the Timber Trail that is being developed by DOC to provide an 80 km cycle trail from Pureora Village to Waimiha and is making good progress. We expect to advertise the Operations Manager position shortly and hope that our Trusts can put forward a person who has the experience and skills to take on this role.
    Posted: Friday 29 June 2012
  • The Supreme Court released a judgement in favour of the Pouakani People with regard to the navigability of the Waikato River adjoining the Pouakani block. This decision overturns decisions by the High Court and the Court of Appeal and means that the Crown cannot rely on the Coal Mines Amendment Act 1903 to establish that they own the Waikato River Bed.
    Posted: Wednesday 27 June 2012
  • Ranginui Station Ltd Partnership completes the purchase of a 291ha dairy unit adjoining Ranginui Station. The Partnership will have 3 dairy units milking 3,000 cows for the 2012/13 season
    Posted: Friday 1 June 2012

DVD about the formation and history of Te Putahitanga ($10.00)