Mana motuhake o Ngai Tamahaua

Ngai Tamahaua is a Hapu and sovereign signatory to Te Tiriti o Waitangi 1840.  Our tipuna rangatira signed at Opotiki on 27-28 May 1840.

Mana Whenua

Rohe: Te Ana o Muriwai ki Te Rangi.  Whakaari ki Maungapohatu.

Map of Opape coastal dive bottle ban Notice to Mariners and Fishers.

Nga Whanau


Emergency panui (Day 6)

Emergency panui 31/03/2020 (Day 6) NZ govt has extended their national state of emergency for another 7 days. 647 cases. Newspaper backdown on community newspapers.

Emergency panui (Day 5)

Emergency panui 30/03/2020 (Day 5) 1pm Beehive press conference. NZ D-G Health: 589 cases, 12 hospital, 63 recovered, 2% (n=10) community/local transmission. NZ Police Commissioner: 4,547 NZers from overseas returned in last 3 days, 94 in quarantine with symptoms, 1,200 managed self isolation, 3,200 self isolating at large; 3 arrests (2 released) in lockdown related …

Emergency panui (Day 4)

Emergency panui 29/03/2020 (Day 4) Ka arohanui, the first death due COVID-19 coronavirus occurred this morning according to the NZ Health Dept. More to come…