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Kaitiaki | Fisheries Permit Holders

Ngā Kaitiaki Mātaitai

Allen Hippolite

George Elkington

Lindsay Elkington

Ngawai Webber

Nohorua Kotua

Poaneki Rene

Priscilla Paul

Tama Ruruku

Ngāti Koata Representatives

On our behalf


Aquaculture Settlement Working Group Tama Ruruku The Aquaculture Working Group discuss the aquaculture settlement for iwi within Te Tauihu
Care & Resource Protection Panel – CYFS Lovey Gieger To review and advise ongoing plans for whānau that are recommended by the appointed Social Workers 2 years
Communities of Learning (CoLs) Hayley Pemberton To advance Ngāti Koata educational objectives in the community 1 year
DHB Kaumātua Board (appointed by Kaumātua Council) Bella Hippolite An advisory kaumātua group for the Nelson Marlborough District Health Board
Environmental Risk Management Authority Oliver Sutherland To represent Ngāti Koata interests on ERMA
He Matapuna Ora Charitable Trust Rosemary Sutherland Family Start provider. Family Start is a child-centred, family-focused, early intervention, intensive home visiting programme that works with families with the greatest needs, to build their strengths and capacity to ensure that their children have the best possible start in life. It is delivered by He Matapuna Ora Trust, a collaborative initiative involving five Nelson based organisations. 3 years
Iwi Health Board Lovey Gieger The Iwi Health Board is a partnership between tāngata whenua and the Nelson Marlborough District Health Board. It advises the DHB on strategic matters that affect the health and disability status of Māori in Te Tauihu 1 year
Ministerial Forum for Education Sector Hayley Pemberton Raising achievement for Māori in the education sector 1 year
Nelson City Council Iwi Working Group Lovey Gieger Iwi Working Group input to the Nelson City Council Regional Policy Statement review 1 year
Taonga Tūturu Frank Hippolite To represent Ngāti Koata interests regarding taonga tūturu
Te Kaunihera Iwi Māori vacant The Kaunihera Iwi Māori is an advisory body that provides strategic input and guidance to the Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology governing Council.
Te Piki Oranga – Director vacant Facilitate the social, physical, cultural and spiritual development of people in Te Tauihu
Te Pūtahitanga – Te Taumata Toa Waaka Te Pūtahitanga is a Whānau Ora provider in partnership with the nine iwi of Te Wai Pounamu 2 years
Te Taiao Komiti Louisa Paul Te Tai Ao Komiti is a partnership between tāngata whenua and the Tasman Bays Heritage Trust that administer the Nelson Provincial Museum Pupuri Taonga o Te Tai Ao. Their key role is to oversee kaitiakitanga and tikanga Māori of/for all taonga Māori cared for by Tasman Bays Heritage Trust
Te Tauihu Fisheries Forum/Iwi8 Tahua Solomon A collective voice to drive customary fisheries in Te Tauihu 2 years
Te Waka ā Māui Chairs Forum and Iwi Chairs Forum Frank Hippolite These forums provide a platform for Iwi Chairs to meet and discuss shared issues, opportunities and expertise
Tiakina te Taiao vacant Tiakina Te Taiao provides iwi resource management and environmental advisory services to Ngāti Koata, Ngāti Tama and Ngāti Rārua
Whakatū Marae Committee Maraea Teariki & Janis de Thierry To represent Ngāti Koata on the Whakatū Marae Committee 2 years
Whakatū Marae Land Trustee Nohorua Kotua To represent Ngāti Koata on the Whakatū Marae Land Trust