Te Arawa signs historic partnership with Rotorua council

A historical signing of a memorandum of understanding was celebrated at Te Arawa’s most prestigious marae, Te Papaiouru. The partnership between Te Arawa and the Rotorua Lakes Council was made official after the inauguration of the recently elected Te Tatau o Te Arawa board. Te Karere, Dec 2015

Council votes in favour of modified Te Arawa Partnership model

Despite vocal opposition, the Rotorua Lakes Council votes in favour of the Te Arawa Partnership Model. Te Karere, May 2015

Te Arawa shares governance model with Māori councillors

Over 30 elected Māori councillors from throughout the country come together in Rotorua to learn about the Te Arawa Partnership model. Te Karere, Jul 2015

Sir Toby Curtis makes a case for Te Arawa Partnership model

Sir Toby Curtis believes there should be iwi reps on council presented his submission. Te Karere, May 2015

Two spots reserved for Te Arawa in Rotorua Council election

Two spots reserved for Te Arawa in upcoming Rotorua District Council election. Te Karere, Oct 2015

Countdown to Te Arawa Partnership Model decision

Rotorua Councillors to vote on the issue after a lengthy public submissions process. Te Karere, May 2015

Te Arawa and Rotorua council partnershipgains support

Te Arawa iwi receives majority support to have special consultation on their proposed iwi and council partnership. Te Karere, Dec 2014