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Annual General Meeting

VENUE:        Pounamunui Marae, Whangamoa Drive, Okere Falls, Rotorua

DATE:           Sunday 8 December 2019

TIME:            10am - 12:30pm




  1. Mihimihi
  2. Karakia
  3. Apologies
  4. Minutes of Previous Meeting
  5. Chairman’s Report
  6. Te Arawa Management Limited Chairman’s Report
  7. Te Komiti Whakahaere Chairman’s Report
  8. CEO Report
  9. Financial Report
  10. Resolution – Approve Appointment of Auditor
  11. General Business



Nā Tā Toby Curtis


Te Arawa Lakes Trust


Te Arawa hopes new freshwater proposals will increase Māori involvement


Te Arawa Lakes Trust is welcoming moves to strengthen and reflect Māori values in freshwater management, including taking a more holistic approach to the mana and mauri of water. Download Media Release statement here

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Te Arawa backs Tribunal’s freshwater recommendations


Te Arawa Lakes Trust (TALT) has added its backing to the Iwi Leaders Group, supporting the recommendations of the Waitangi Tribunal report on National Freshwater and Geothermal Resources. The Tribunal has made a number of significant recommendations that would see decisions on the protection, use and restoration of freshwater bodies more effectively shared with relevant…

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Registrations for Fishing Licences are now open!


Kia hiwa rā! Kia hiwa rā! Te Arawa Whānui! To register for the Fishing Licence BALLOT please complete the Registration form Click here  The processing timeline for fishing licences is as follows: Thur 22 Aug – Registrations open Tues 17 Sep – Registrations close Wed 18 Sep – FREE licences issued to Te Arawa Koeke 65yrs+ and Ballot for under…

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Davina Thompson


  When Davina Thompson entered into the catfish trapping competition as part of the Te Arawa Games, she never imagined it would spark a passion for eradiating the pests – and a job.   Today, her volunteering has morphed into a role with Te Arawa Lakes Trust, helping others spark a passion in netting the…

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Election Results for Trustee Election


Although results have been publicly advertised, these are the official results for the Trustee Election. We’re excited about the new board and acknowledge the previous board members for their contribution and service to the Trust and our people. Nei rā te mihi ki a koutou TeArawaLakes-DeclarationofResult-2018-Election

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Special General Meeting and Annual General Meeting 2018


A reminder that our SGM will be held on Sunday 9 December 2018, 9am at Ōwhata Marae, Hinemoa Point Road, Rotorua.  The AGM will follow from 10am-12:30pm and conclude with lunch. Nau mai, hara mai.

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Annual Report 2018


A copy of the 2018 Annual Report is available from our office at 1194 Haupapa Street, Rotorua alternatively you can email to request a copy. Te Arawa Lakes Annual Report 173389

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Submissions on Bay of Plenty Regional Council and Rotorua Lakes Council Long Term Plan


Many of you will be aware the Councils must prepare plans that outline how they expect to meet the communites aspirations, deliver on their responsibilties  and utilise the rates that are paid by all of us. The Te Arawa Lakes Trust will be making a submission to the long term plans for both Regional and…

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Media Statement – TALT opposes proposed wastewater discharge


The Trust responsible for the ownership of the Lake Rotorua lakebed, Te Arawa Lakes Trust, will oppose an application by Rotorua Lakes Council to discharge treated wastewater into the lake. Download Media Statement Here

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