Tikanga Māori

We acknowledge the spiritual, ancestral, cultural, customary and historical interests in this motu held by iwi and hapu of Ngāti Manuhiri, Te Kawerau ā Maki, Ngāti Paoa, Ngāti Rehua, Ngāti Wai and the thirteen collective iwi and hapu of Ngā Mana Whenua o Tamaki Makaurau.


Te reo

Māori alphabet

Helpful Guidelines for all SoTM members for upskilling inTe Reo Māori.

Treaty Settlements

Click on the image to read the Deed of Settlement between the Crown and Te Kawarau ā Maki

Deed Settlement details between the Crown and Ngāti Manuhiri

Details of the Settlement between the Crown and Ngā Mana Whenua o Tāmaki Makaurau (the Tāmaki Collective)

Māori History and Stories

Click here to listen to 'Kupe and the Giant Wheke'