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 [...]

Strengthening our relationship with Canterbury Museum

By |2023-01-13T09:31:12+13:00January 13th, 2023|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

Last week, a small ope from Rangitāne o Wairau travelled to Canterbury Museum. Canterbury Museum has recently closed its doors to the public, as it embarks on a redevelopment project which will see the museum almost entirely rebuilt. Canterbury Museum staff begun planning for the challenge of packing up 2.3 million items within the museum [...]

Rangitāne lay the mauri for Salisbury School project

By |2023-01-13T09:28:08+13:00January 12th, 2023|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

Construction of new facility begins with laying the mauri at Salisbury School Earlier this week, Rangitāne o Wairau laid the mauri for a new project beginning on land owned by Rangitāne Investments at Salisbury School in Whakatū. The project will see the construction of a new purpose built facility that will be a base for [...]

Rangitāne supports establishment of Ka Uruora Te Tauihu

By |2022-12-30T11:23:03+13:00December 30th, 2022|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

Rangitāne supports establishment of Ka Uruora Te Tauihu Rangitāne o Wairau has supported the establishment of Ka Uruora Te Tauihu - a collective Te Tauihu iwi programme of housing and integrated services supporting Te Tauihu iwi whānau to achieve financial independence and improve their wellbeing. The new charitable trust, established and governed by Te Tauihu [...]

Release of Rangitāne o Wairau Group 2022 Annual Report

By |2022-12-16T13:31:09+13:00December 16th, 2022|Categories: Iwi, Pānui|

We are pleased to announce the 2022 Annual Report for Rangitāne o Wairau is now available on our website. A printed version of the Annual Report will be distributed via post to members living in Aotearoa this week (one per whānau household). Click here to view the 2022 Annual Report. It has been another strong [...]