Rangitāne Bless 2 Horton Street Development

By |2024-01-29T11:06:37+13:00January 29th, 2024|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

Rangitāne o Wairau iwi gathered at dawn this morning to bless the new commercial development on the Horton Street property acquired as part of the Rangitāne Treaty Settlement with the Crown. Rangitāne Investments have constructed the purpose-built facility for lease by Astrolabe Wines who are combining sales and production operations on one site.  The development [...]

Release of Rangitāne o Wairau Group 2023 Annual Report

By |2023-12-19T17:07:26+13:00December 19th, 2023|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

Rangitāne o Wairau has released its Annual Report for the financial year ending 30 June 2023, with Kaiwhakahaere Matua (General Manager) Corey Hebberd saying that the Group’s accounts demonstrate reliable results in a deteriorating global economic environment. “Despite interest rates across the globe continuing to rise, and with inflation yet to return to what is [...]

Kura Reo & Kura Ririki | Registrations Are Open

By |2023-12-12T08:40:53+13:00December 12th, 2023|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

22 - 25 Kohi-tātea (January) 2024 Nau mai, haere mai ngā tangata katoa! Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to upskill and connect with others who share your passion for te reo Māori. KURA REO – This is an amazing opportunity to immerse yourself in te reo and enhance your language skills with experienced [...]

Mātauranga Education Strategy

By |2023-08-15T10:42:27+12:00August 15th, 2023|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

We are excited to announce the Rangitāne o Wairau Mātauranga Education Strategy Draft is ready for review and feedback. This marks a significant milestone in our journey to develop an education strategy for our iwi. This strategy is a document forged by Rangitāne, for Rangitāne and as Rangitāne. It speaks to our shared challenges and [...]

Whatu Mauri marks start of Rangitāne-Astrolabe development in Central Blenheim

By |2023-03-27T15:55:24+13:00March 27th, 2023|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

A whatu mauri held on Rangitāne-owned whenua in central Blenheim this morning marks the start of the construction of a new urban winery, which will be leased to and operated by local boutique wine company, Astrolabe. The whenua, purchased by Rangitāne through its Treaty Settlement process, sits adjacent to the Ōpaoa River at the end [...]

Marlborough District Council to decide on East Coast Bylaw

By |2023-03-01T12:55:03+13:00March 1st, 2023|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

In September 2021, Rangitāne submitted on the Marlborough District Council’s Proposed East Coast Bylaw.  At the time, Rangitāne raised two key points concerning the proposed Bylaw: the first was a concern about a serious procedural misstep in the process of developing the Bylaw and the second related to matters of substance. Following this, a hearings [...]

Mātauranga Education Strategy Whānau Engagement

By |2023-03-01T12:12:45+13:00March 1st, 2023|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

Tēnā tātou e te iwi o Rangitāne, koinei te reo karanga. He pānui tēnei ki a koutou katoa o te iwi kia tōia koutou ki te kaupapa nei mā tātou. Nā reira areare mai.  We would like to extend a warm invitation to you all to join us for an important whānau engagement hui. As [...]

Power boost for scholarship winner

By |2023-02-10T12:32:51+13:00February 10th, 2023|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

She’s made her mark in Marlborough and now well-known rangatahi Te Ao Mārama Nepia is off to the capital to do the same, with the support of a strong homecrowd. The 2022 Marlborough Girls’ College manukura head girl had one last important appointment before she packed her bags for Wellington: a ceremony at Omaka Marae [...]

Confirmed results of the 2023 Trustee Election

By |2023-01-23T13:19:24+13:00January 23rd, 2023|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

The results of the 2023 Trustee Election have been confirmed The following Trustees are declared elected: Janis de Thierry Calvin Hart Keelan Walker Congratulations to our successful candidates on their election. We also acknowledge those candidates who were unsuccessful in seeking election to the Trust. Thank you for putting your names forward to represent our [...]

Taiao Strategy Whānau Engagement

By |2023-02-03T11:23:26+13:00January 16th, 2023|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

Rangitāne o Wairau has commenced work on the development of our Taiao Strategy, which will support and guide our response, input and priorities in the environmental management sphere. The development of the Strategy is being led by our whanaunga Mark Moses and Gena Moses-Te Kani.  It is anticipated that the Strategy will traverse a variety [...]