Come along to our Hui-ā-Iwi and Hui-ā-Rohe

Come along to our Hui-ā-Iwi and Hui-ā-Rohe

We are pleased to be able to continue our settlement negotiations for Whakatōhea.

Come along and join us at our Hui-ā-Iwi and Hui-ā-Rohe and hear about the next steps in our settlement journey.

We will discuss the following topics:

·         The Minister’s decision to resume negotiations and what a parallel process looks like

·         A recap on where we are at in the Negotiations process

·         Where to from here – what are the key tasks to complete a settlement?

·         How whānau and hapū can get involved.

 

Hui Details:

 

HUI-Ā-IWI


KUTARERE

SATURDAY 19 OCTOBER 2019
Kutarere Marae, Main Road, Kutarere
1pm to 3pm
Followed by a shared tea

 

HUI-Ā-ROHE


WHAKATĀNE

TUESDAY 29 OCTOBER 2019
Eastbay REAP, 21 Pyne Street, Whakatāne
6pm to 8pm
Followed by a shared supper

ROTORUA
WEDNESDAY 30 OCTOBER 2019
Taharangi Marae, 26 Tarewa Road, Ohinemutu, Rotorua
6pm to 8pm
Followed by a shared supper

MOUNT MAUNGANUI
THURSDAY 31 OCTOBER 2019
Club Mount Maunganui, 45 Kawaka Street, Mount Maunganui
6pm to 8pm
Followed by a shared supper

HAMILTON
FRIDAY 1 NOVEMBER 2019
University of Waikato – Hamilton
S Ground Foyer, S.G.03
6pm to 8pm
Followed by a shared supper

AUCKLAND
SATURDAY 2 NOVEMBER 2019
Glen Eden Primary School, 3 Glenview Road, Auckland
10am to 12pm
Followed by a shared lunch

WELLINGTON
SUNDAY 3 NOVEMBER 2019
Brentwood Hotel, 16 Kemp Street, Kilbirnie, Wellington
10am to 12pm
Followed by a shared lunch

 

We look forward to seeing you there.

If you have any enquiries, please contact Gina Smith:
Ph: (07) 315 6150 | Email: gina.smith@whakatohea.co.nz

Nau Mai, Haere Mai, Koutou Katoa.

Graeme Riesterer
CHAIRMAN
Whakatōhea Pre Settlement Claims Trust

 

 

Nominations are now open for WPCT Hapū Trustee Elections

Nominations for WPCT Hapū representatives are now open.

WPCT is initiating an open and independent voting process, consistent with the WPCT Trust Deed, to elect the Hapū representatives. Election Services has been appointed as the Chief Returning Officer to co-ordinate the voting process for Hapū Trustee Elections.

The Nomination Form is available for download on our website. Download the form here. You can also request a nomination form by contacting the Returning Officer – 0800 922 822 or info@electionservices.co.nz. All forms must be with the Returning Officer no later than 12 noon Thursday 19 September 2019.

If there is more than one nomination from any hapū, an election will be held on Tuesday 29 October 2019. If an election is required, voting papers will be issued from Monday 30 September 2019 to eligible registered adult members of Whakatōhea.

The Trust provides for representation by 15 trustees. This includes 1 trustee from each of the 6 Whakatōhea hapū (Ngai Tamahaua, Ngāti Rua, Ngāti Patumoana, Ngāti Ngahere, Ngāti Ira, Upokorehe) respectively, 1 trustee appointed by each of the 8 Whakatōhea Marae (Opape, Omarumutu, Waiaua, Terere, Opeke, Maromahue, Kutarere, Roimata), and 1 trustee appointed by the Whakatōhea Māori Trust Board.

More information on WPCT Hapū Trustee Elections can be found here.

Please note, the Marae representatives will also go through their own selection process, which will be managed through their respective marae committees. Please refer to clause 6.4 (b) and (c) of the WPCT Trust Deed for more detail on this process. The Trust Deed can be accessed here.