Find out more about the various environmental projects Hokonui Rūnanga is involved with.
Mataura Te Awa Mataitai, New Zealand’s first freshwater reserve, was opened in October 2006 by the then Minister of Fisheries, Jim Anderton. Find out more about the significance of this reserve and what makes this place so special.
Runanga Wetland Development
We are in the process of creating a natural wetland complex at our Charlton Road site. The area is currently being planted with native plants that would have once been found in our area. Find out more about this project.
In 2017 Hokonui Rūnanga started Koura Farming, in a joint venture with Ngai Tahu and Earnslaw One.
Find out about the various environnmental portfolios Hokonui Rūnanga is involved with.