May 12, 2021

Maori News & Indigenous Views

Ngati Hine seeks self-determination (voting papers available)

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It has always been the desire of Ngati Hine to manage its Maori Fisheries Settlement Assets. This is evident through the direction of Te Runanga o nga Kuia me nga Kaumatua i raro i te Tiriti o Waitangi, Ngati Hines application to the Treaty of Waitangi Fisheries Commission, the High Court and the Select Committee.

More recently Ngati Hine released its strategic plan Te Pae Tawhiti. This strategic plan has been developed over the last 3 years following numerous Ngati Hine hui. Te Pae Tawhiti reaffirms Ngati Hines vision to be self-determining and to receive and manage its own assets.

Therefore Ngati Hine hui being held this weekend to vote on the motion ”

That the withdrawal of Ngati Hine from Te Runanga-a-Iwi o Ngapuhi Charitable Trust is in the best interests of the members of Ngati Hine

  • 2nd July 2010, Matawaia Marae, 6.00pm 9.00pm
  • 3rd July 2010, Piringatahi Marae, 17-19 Luckens Road, West Harbour, Auckland, 2.00pm 5.00pm

If youre unable to attend the hui (eg. the Auckland Regional Kapa Haka Competitions are on at the Aotea Centre this weekend) you may vote by post. Voting papers must be received by the Secretary no later than 5pm, Saturday 3 July 2010.

  • You can fax any voting forms to: 09 4041876

For further information on the above hui, obtaining voting papers and where you can view or obtain explanatory documentation please contact:

Rowena Tana
Secretary of Te Runanga o Ngati Hine
PO Box 36
Kawakawa 0243

(09) 404 1988,
[email protected]

Please forward this message on to your networks and encourage them to attend these hui or to cast their vote.

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