Monthly Archives: April 2021


An update on Māori Health announcements

By |2021-04-26T14:26:13+12:00April 26th, 2021|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

Māori Health Update Kia ora koutou e te whānau, Last week was a huge week for the health system!  The Government announced significant change to New Zealand’s health sector, and the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccine is continuing to scale up. I’d like to share with you a brief update on what this means for [...]

Appointment of Kaikōkiri Ratonga Mema (Member Services Coordinator)

By |2021-04-26T11:47:29+12:00April 26th, 2021|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

Taylah MacDonald appointed Kaikōkiri Ratonga Mema (Member Services Coordinator) It is with great pleasure that we announce that Taylah MacDonald has been appointed to a new role within the office – Kaikōkiri Ratonga Mema (Member Services Coordinator). The purpose of this role is to manage the delivery of services to Rangitāne o Wairau members, wherever [...]

Rangitāne o Wairau encouraged by health reforms

By |2021-04-22T11:24:50+12:00April 22nd, 2021|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

RANGITĀNE O WAIRAU ENCOURAGED BY ESTABLISHMENT OF MĀORI HEALTH AUTHORITY Rangitāne o Wairau is encouraged by the changes announced today by the Government in relation to the proposed health sector reforms, and, is supportive of the establishment of a Māori Health Authority. Rangitāne o Wairau General Manager Corey Hebberd says that for too long, New [...]

Rangitāne joins Hāpai Commercial Property collective

By |2021-04-21T08:53:44+12:00April 21st, 2021|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

Mānawa hāpainga mai te motu – Supporting and empowering commercial leadership, excellence and growth through iwi collective investment. Rangitāne Investments is pleased to announce that it recently invested in Hāpai Commercial Property with an investment of $3.0m. Hāpai Commercial Property LP (Hāpai) is a collective Iwi investment vehicle with six properties across various regions (i.e. Tauranga, [...]

Te Kaiaotanga o Te Reo Symposium

By |2021-04-20T14:45:33+12:00April 20th, 2021|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

Kei ngā pātaka pupuri kōrero o te motu, tēnā rā koutou katoa. Nau mai rā ki Te Kaiaotanga o Te Reo, he hui whakarauora reo Māori ka tū nei ki Te Tauihu-o-Te-Waka-a-Māui. He mea manaaki tēnei hui e ngā iwi e rua nei, e Ngāti Apa ki Te Rā Tō me Rangitāne o Wairau. He [...]

Relay for Life Marlborough

By |2021-04-20T14:43:18+12:00April 20th, 2021|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

Team Rangitāne o Wairau walked through the night to keep our baton moving for the Marlborough Relay for Life held in March. We got off to a great start with kaumātua and whānau joining in and doing their bit to tautoko this event, as well as those who kindly donated to help our team raise [...]

Mana Taiao

By |2021-04-20T14:27:23+12:00April 20th, 2021|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

Te Hoiere Pelorus Restoration Project Te Hoiere Pelorus Project is a catchment restoration project, aiming to look after the whole catchment from the mountains to the sea (ki uta ki tai). Phase One of the project covers the Te Hoiere Catchment.  Phase Two will also include the Pelorus and Kenepuru Sounds. A key step involves the [...]

Appointment of General Manager

By |2021-04-20T16:20:10+12:00April 20th, 2021|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

The Trust has appointed Corey Hebberd as the General Manager for a period of six months. Corey knows the operations of the Trust well and has the full, unconditional support of the Trust to carry out the role.  Many of you will know Corey well. Corey (one of our George MacDonald whānau) has served as [...]

Staff Farewells

By |2021-04-20T14:06:22+12:00April 20th, 2021|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

Earlier this year, Nick Chin announced his intention to resign as General Manager.  In his announcement to members, Nick outlined that serving our members had always been the most enjoyable part of his role, and that he feels privileged to have been a part of our journey. The Trust wishes to acknowledge the considerable contribution [...]

Te Pūtahitanga Symposium

By |2021-04-20T13:21:48+12:00April 20th, 2021|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

Paiheretia ngā wawata, paiheretia te tangata, paiheretia ki te rangimarie! Bind the aspirations, bind the people, bind with peace! This was the theme of the Annual Te Pūtahitanga o Te Waipounamu Symposium held in Ōtepoti between 8 and 10 April.   Te Pūtahitanga is the Whānau Ora Commissioning Agency working on behalf of the nine [...]