The New Plymouth office is part of the Te Tau Hauāuru region of Te Puni Kōkiri.
Our regional manager is Willis Katene.
If you have a Māori event in New Plymouth that you wish to promote on this page, please visit Rauika and enter the details.
For all other general enquiries please email us or phone us on 06 759 5450.
465B Devon Street East, Strandon, New Plymouth 4312
P O Box 744, New Plymouth 4340
Local events and updates
Latest events and updates for this section are listed below.
Ngā Manu Kōrero National Competition 2017
The national secondary speech contests are now entering their 52nd year and the national finals this year will be hosted by Ngā Manu Kōrero 2017 ki Taranaki.
- Open to the public, no booking required
- Organiser: Ngā Manu Kōrero ki Taranaki
Tiki Taane Mahuta - TSB Showplace, New Plymouth
Live music, theatre, aerial performance, contemporary dance, kapa haka, mau rākau and hip hop unite in Tiki Taane Mahuta. Starring Tiki Taane.
- Registration required
- Organiser: Taki Rua Productions
Minister visits flood stricken areas
During the weekend the Minister for Māori Development, Te Ururoa Flavell, and the Minister of Transport, Simon Bridges, flew into the Waiariki region with District Mayor Tony Bonne to assess the damage as a result of the devastation caused by ex-tropical cyclone Debbie.
Applications open for Freshwater Improvement Fund
The Ministry of Environment – Te Manatū mō te Taiao has announced that the Freshwater Improvement Fund (the Fund) is currently open for applications. The Fund provides $100 million over the next 10 years to improve the management of New Zealand’s freshwater bodies.
Te Puni Kōkiri staff member to star in education video
Whāngārei Regional Manager Tui Marsh (Ngāpuhi, Ngāti Porou) will be featured in a promotional video for the Australia New Zealand School of Government after being invited to Canberra last month to film a video about her journey as a student of their Masters programme.