Iwi with interests in Wellington are:

  • Taranaki Whānui ki te Upoko o te Ika represented by the Port Nicholson Block Settlement Trust; and
  • Ngāti Toa represented by Te Rūnanga o Toa Rangatira

Working group  

An iwi partnerships working group has been established to help the programme appropriately consider mana whenua perspectives and support broader iwi engagement.  The iwi partnerships working group members are:

  • Peter Jackson – Taranaki Whānui ki te Upoko o te Ika
  • Ihaia Puketapu – Taranaki Whānui ki te Upoko o te Ika
  • Pekaira Rei – Taranaki Whānui ki te Upoko o te Ika
  • Leslie Brown - supporting Taranaki Whānui ki te Upoko o te Ika as a representative of Te Aro Pā Trust
  • Natalia Repia – Ngāti Toa

Governance

Taranaki Whānui ki te Upoko o te Ika and Ngāti Toa also participate in the governance of the programme as members of the Let’s Get Wellington Moving Governance Reference Group.

The iwi representatives on the Governance Reference Group are:  

  • Kirsty Tamanui, Port Nicholson Block Settlement Trust General Manager
  • Helmut Modlik, Te Rūnanga o Toa Rangatira Chief Executive

Full list of Governance Reference Group Members.

Key Contacts:

  • Taranaki Whānui ki te Upoko o te Ika - Port Nicholson Block Settlement Trust: Kirsty Tamanui 
    Email: kirsty@portnicholson.org.nz. Phone: 04 472 3872 or 0800 767 8642

  • Ngāti Toa - Te Rūnanga o Toa Rangatira:  Natalia Repia
    Email: natalia@luffconsultants.com. Phone: 022 658 4560

  • Let’s Get Wellington Moving: Seb Bishop  
    Email: Seb.bishop@lgwm.nz. Phone: 027 391 8026