Te Arawa Lakes Trust Media Releases

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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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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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Minister for Climate Change meets with Te Arawa


TE URUNGA O KEA – TE ARAWA CLIMATE CHANGE WORKING GROUP MEDIA RELEASE 11 October 2018 ‘MINISTER FOR CLIMATE CHANGE MEETS WITH TE ARAWA’ Te Arawa is ready to begin adapting to and mitigating the effects of climate change. Minister for Climate Change, James Shaw, met with Te Urunga o Kea – Te Arawa Climate…

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Other News


Are you Registered???


Are you registered? Please complete and sign the registration form below and return it to: Te Arawa Lakes Trust PO…

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Fishing Licence Registration is now CLOSED!


Kia hiwa rā! Kia hiwa rā! Te Arawa Whānui Registrations for Fishing licences are now open. To Register for a licence…

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VACANCY: Te Hunga Hika Ahi Hapori – Community Action Coordinator Role – 3 year Fixed Term, Full Time Role


He tangata whakapoapoa koe i te hapori? Are you someone that encourages and inspires people to action? Do you like…

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Lake Rotorua - from DP article 2014

DISCUSSION DOCUMENT: For the Te Arawa Lakes Trust Iwi Management Plan


The Te Arawa Lakes Trust is working on the an Iwi Management Plan to ensure that Te Tūāpapa is firmly…

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Te Awara Lakes Ball 2018

Whakanui ngā Koeke o Te Arawa


Te Arawa Koeke ages 70+ are warmly invited to attend the Te Arawa Matariki Koeke Ball Enchanted Forest Green and…

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