Pānui | Updates


    EXPRESSION OF INTEREST – DIRECTORSHIP   TE KAPU O WAITAHA LIMITED COMPANY PARTNERHIP Te Kapu O Waitaha is the Post Treaty Settlement Governance Entity, and manages its’ assets to provide benefit to the Trusts’ registered Waitaha beneficiaries. Since the Trusts’ establishment in 2013.  In 2014, it also set up Waitaha Charitable Trust as the subsidiary responsible […]


    Witehahunga Sasu Wihapi What did I study? Bachelor’s Degree in Primary Teaching (Kakano Rua) How long did it take? 3 years Institute of Study: University of Waikato My tertiary education experience was a journey full of highs and lows. University taught me the importance of perseverance and pushing through struggles in life and in education […]


    I tānuku i ngā paretu o Otawa. Kia hora ake nei ki ngā tōpito o te ao hei tūrangawaewae mōku. Tēnā rā koutou, e te iwi o Waitaha. Kia ora whānau, my name is Kahleigh Santana Pine Ahomiro, a mokopuna of Paora Enoka and Gwendoline Ahomiro and eldest child of Tupaea and Lana Ahomiro. As […]


    Tēnā rā kōutou, e te iwi o Waitaha. Ko Hinerangi Billy-Jean Whareaorere Koce tōku ingoa, ko au te mokopuna tuakana o Carol me Ted Whare, me te tamahine tuakana o Grace raua ko Jeff Koce. Kia Ora Whanau, In late 2008, my whanau and I moved to Australia to begin a new life, which found […]


    Hinemarama Te Amo- Kanto will be one of 15 rangatahi travelling to Toronto Canada to participate in this years World Indigenous Youth Leadership  conference.  Te Puna Hauroa  provides services for rangatahi and is the organising Trust responsible for this amazing opportunity for the selected youth from home here in Aotearoa. Hinemarama is a recipient of […]


    HAKARAIA EDUCATION ENDOWMENT SCHOLARSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT Due to surplus funding from the Trust’s first allocation, the Board is pleased to announce that a second round of Scholarship funding is now open for applications from registered beneficiaries undertaking first year tertiary study: Applications open Tuesday 18th April 2017 and close Tuesday 16th May 2017 at 4pm Applications […]

  • Hakaraia Tertiary Education Scholarship Recipients 2017

    The Waitaha Charitable Trust Distribution committee is pleased to announce the following recipients for the Hakaraia Tertiary Education Scholarship Awards 2017. Aaliyah Thocolich                                   Otago University                                     Bachelor of Physical Education   Ashley Wharekawa                                  Te Toi Ohomai                                         Bachelor of Nursing   Nathan Grant                                            Otago University                                    Bachelor Health science    Owen Rayner                                            Massey University                                  Bachelor Arts – Defence studies   […]

  • Going paperless

      It has always been the Trusts aim to reduce paper and increase technology platforms enabling accessibility to panui and other information. The Trust database indicates that we must move forward in this direction given preferences by the majority. In addition the hui-a-iwi is held at the marae bi-monthly therefore updated information is provided at […]