Ngāi Tai ki Tāmaki Tribal Trust's Supreme Court appeal for exclusive rights to Rangitoto and Motutapu Islands started today in Wellington. Iwi chairman James Brown says the iwi is fighting for its rights after the Crown breached Treaty principles by granting tourism concessions which iwi objected to.
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After nearly 200 years of grievances with the Crown Ngai Tai ki Tāmaki has reached a milestone with the passing of its final treaty settlement reading at parliament. It's a moment the iwi says is "historic".
Hauraki leader Toko Renata Te Taniwha (Ngāti Maru, Ngāti Pukenga, Ngāti Whanaunga) passed away on Wednesday 29 November, at his home in Manaia, Coromandel, surrounded by whānau, aged 86. Hauraki Māori Trust Board member Harry Mikaere says Toko was a perfect leader for the tribes of Pare Hauraki.
A Hauraki Tribal Collective settlement meeting was gate crashed by Te Arawa elders today.