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RUATORIA                                                            AUDITORS
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                                                                    PO Box 17
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Ph:      06 864 9004                                                BANK
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                                              Cover artwork by Robyn Kahukiwa
                                              The runanga acknowledges Keri Kaa, on behalf of the Kaa
                                              whanau, as kaitiaki of this artwork entitled Ko Hikurangi te
                                              maunga, Ko Waiapu te awa, Ko Ngati Porou te iwi.

Vision, Mission, Guiding Principles, Goals, Beneficiaries                      2

Chairman’s Report                                                              3

Board of Trustees Report                                                       8

Strategic Plan Model 2006-07                                               11

Organisational structure                                                   12

Chief Executive Officer’s Report                                           13
       Whanau and Hapu Development                                         16
       Investing in Ngati Porou Culture, Reo, Matauranga and Development   20
       Economic Development                                                26

Financial statements                                                       33

Audit report                                                               49

       Staff Directory 1 July 2005 - 30 June 2006                          50
       Te Runanga o Ngati Porou Registration Form                          51
       Board of Trustees                                                   52


  VISION                                                                                MISSION
  Ko te whakapumau i te mana motuhake                  The vision of Ngati Porou will be achieved
  o Ngati Porou i roto i tona                           through affirming the Matauranga Ngati
  mana Atua, mana tangata,                        Porou and its application to cultural, economic,
  mana whenua                                       environmental and social developments that
                                                      contribute to the prosperity and survival of
                                                    Ngati Porou whanau and hapu while actively
                                                 enhancing the “mana motuhake” of Ngati Porou.

  Nga uri o nga hapu o Ngati Porou mai i                              QUADRUPLE BOTTOM LINE:
  Potikirua ki te Toka a Taiau                              Cultural relevance and revitalisation
                                                                Economic growth and prosperity
  “the descendants of the hapu of Ngati
                                                                    Environmental sustainability
  Porou from Potikirua to Te Toka a Taiau”
                                                        Social responsiveness and responsibility.
Ngati Porou, puta noa nga rohenga o Aotearoa me te Ao, tena koutou, tena hoki tatau katoa.
Tangihia o tatau mate kua wehe atu nei i a tatau mai i te orokohanga mai o te wa, taka mai hoki ki wenei wa. Heoi e
nga mate haere, whakangaro atu ki te po, ki tua whakarere!
Otiia ko tatau o o ratau tirohanga e takatu nei, tena koutou, tena hoki tatou katoa.

The Annual Report will detail the activities and programmes which the runanga
has focused on for the past year. My report highlights developments with which
the runanga has been intimately involved for the past 19 years. I take this reflective
approach lest we forget the runanga’s facilitative role in the formative years of a
                                                                                                                                Board of Trustees chairman
number of key Ngati Porou developments.
                                                                                                                                Apirana Mahuika
Te Ohu Kaimoana (TOKM) representatives were guests at a function held at
Uepohatu Marae earlier this year to celebrate the allocation of Ngati Porou’s
fisheries assets. The fisheries debate has been a long drawn-out saga with which
the runanga has been involved since 1989, before the signing of
the 1992 Sealord deal.
Over the years, runanga trustees, managers and Ngati Porou marae
and hapu representatives have attended numerous meetings
including hui a iwi at home and with other iwi, TOKM, Crown
officials and ministers. The Waitangi Tribunal became involved for
a time and legal actions were played out in the High Court, Court
of Appeal and twice in the Privy Council in London. The runanga
went to court to ensure the rights of iwi and Ngati Porou specifically
were protected and not subjugated under the generic rights of
Maori, and to ensure the definition of ‘iwi’ was not compromised
or re-defined to meet an ‘urban authority’ agenda.
I thank the runanga for the enormous financial support it gave to
this process and all the Ngati Porou people who were our faces at
                                                                                                                      Te Ohu Kaimoana and Aotearoa Fisheries Ltd directors
many of these forums. They included the late Anaru (Skip) Paenga, Honore Chesley                                      at the official handover ceremony of Ngati Porou
and Waho Tibble who gave their tireless support throughout this 17 year struggle                                      fisheries assets at Uepohatu.
to secure Ngati Porou’s share of the fisheries assets.
Ngati Porou Seafoods Ltd (NPSL) holds the quota and shares in Aotearoa Fisheries
Ltd and is responsible for growing and managing the fisheries assets. The runanga
and Porou Ariki Trust – the Mandated Iwi Organisation – are responsible for investing
the return on those assets in activities which benefit current and future generations
of Ngati Porou. The Porou Ariki Trust is also responsible for strategic governance
oversight, legislative compliance and reporting to Ngati Porou.
Mark Ngata is the new general manager of Ngati Porou Fisheries Ltd and NPSL. For
efficiency, NPFL directors were appointed interim directors of NPSL.
I acknowledge the board of Ngati Porou Fisheries Ltd for its good performance in
growing the asset base of the runanga’s 100%-owned fisheries company NPFL and
for preparing the way for NPSL’s establishment.

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Our involvement with the FSSB began in August 2003 in the lead-up to the
inaugural consultation hui on the Government’s Foreshore & Seabed proposal, held
at Whangara. In keeping with the sentiments and submissions presented at the hui,
the runanga convened a Ngati Porou Marae and Hapu Takutaimoana working party
and began informal discussions with the Crown. Early in 2004 we were joined by
our relations Te Whanau a Apanui, and formal negotiations began several months
later. Our original objective was to secure and protect the takutaimoana rights
                                                                                                       Robert McLeod, speaks at a Ngati Porou fisheries
of Ngati Porou whanau and hapu, who would have been able to demonstrate
                                                                                                       allocation meeting.
their ‘legal’ and ‘customary’ ownership interest in their foreshore and seabed. Our
position throughout initial discussions and following negotiations was that any Act
to remove ownership of the FSSB from Ngati Porou whanau and hapu would be
seen as an act of raupatu.
Our position has not changed with the passing of the Foreshore & Seabed Act in
November 2004, except that the requirement to substantiate our assertions has
become more onerous in terms of time, effort and cost. However, we are not easily
daunted. We remain true to our belief that Ngati Porou whanau and hapu have
rights and interests in the takutaimoana that pre-date the Treaty. These rights and
interests would have been recognised in common law, are recognised in our lore
and are enduring, irrespective of the legislation.
A critical part of the negotiations has been information sharing and consultation
with whanau and hapu. This included 17 hui with hapu and taura here groups to
confirm the mandate for continuing negotiations with the Crown and to support the
ongoing facilitation role of the runanga. It was agreed the runanga would continue
to update and engage whanau and hapu in ongoing discussions throughout the
negotiation process. A number of researchers were appointed to assist whanau
and hapu bring together their stories, history and evidence in respect to their
takutaimoana. Evidence collected to date includes written records and audio and
visual recordings. Unfortunately some of our key spokespeople have passed on
including Honore Chesley, Manahou Moana, Mack Henare and others.
Crown officials met whanau and hapu at Wharekahika, Te Araroa, Horoera,
Rangitukia, Tikapa, Tuparoa, Whareponga, Waipiro, Tokomaru, Anaura, Kaiaua, Puatai
and Whangara. Negotiations are progressing well and I am optimistic of a positive
outcome within the next six months.                                                                    Part of the foreshore at Whangara.
The following results were recorded from the mandating hui held in December
2005 and January 2006.

SUPPORT              SUPPORT                SUPPORT               DO NOT SUPPORT        NO CONCLUDED POSITION
Ngati Konohi                         Te Whanau a Tapuhi          Te Whanau a Pokai             Te Aitanga a Hauiti                 Ngati Oneone
Ngati Kahukuranui                    Te Whanau a Takimoana       Te Whanau a Hineauta          Te Whanau a Te Aotawarirangi        Ngai Tangihaere
Ngati Hau                            Te Whanau a Hinepare        Te Whanau a Raikaihoea        Ngati Uepohatu
Ngati Wakarara                       Ngati Nua                   Te Whanau a Rakaimataura      Ngati Rangi
Ngati Ira                            Ngai Tane                   Ngai Taharora                 Te Whanau a Hinetapora
Ngati Patuwhare                      Ngati Tutekohi              Te Whanau a Te Uruahi         Te Whanau a Ruataupare ki Tuparoa
Te Whanau a Ruataupare ki Tokomaru   Ngati Hokopu                Te Whanau a Mahaki            Te Whanau a Tapaeururangi
Te Whanau a Iritekura                Te Whanau a Rerewa          Ngati Putaanga
Te Whanau a Te Haemata               Te Whanau a Hunaara         Te Whanau a Uruhonea
Te Whanau a Rakairoa                 Ngai Tuere                  Te Whanau a Te Rangipureora
Te Aitanga a Mate                    Ngai Tamakoro               Ngati Horowai
Te Aowera                            Ngati Kahu                  Te Whanau a Tinatoka
Te Whanau a Hinekehu                 Te Whanau a Tuwhakairiora   Te Whanau a Karuai
Te Whanau a Umuariki                 Te Whanau a Te Aotaki
WAI 262
After eight years’ dormancy, the Flora and Fauna Claim WAI 262 was reactivated
with urgency and a lot of interest and posturing by parties that had stood on the
sidelines when the claim was first lodged. The WAI 262 Tribunal is now chaired by
Chief Maori Land Court Judge Joe Williams who has broadened the claim’s scope
to include iwi intellectual property rights and interests in traditional arts and music,
matauranga a iwi and te reo Maori.
Ngati Porou became involved in WAI 262 through the efforts of the late Ngati Porou
film-maker, and one of six original claimants, Tame Poata (Te Whanau-a-Ruataupare).        Gina Rudland - Legal counsel for Ngati Porou Wai 262
At the inaugural hearing at Pakirikiri Marae in 1998, Dr Koro Dewes endorsed the           Claim. Right: Ngutu Kaka, indigenous flora.
claim on behalf of Ngati Porou. Hearings at Tokomaru Bay and Wellington this year
provided Ngati Porou with a final opportunity to present evidence.
I acknowledge all the Ngati Porou people who gave evidence during the hearings,
to Gina Rudland our legal counsel, Professor Tamati Reedy for his translations and
to all our host marae and whanau. An important lesson from the Waitangi Tribunal
claims process is the limited control over timelines, the scope of claims and the
introduction of ‘new’ claimants. This insight should guide and prepare us for the
Ngati Porou Treaty Claims, the next long haul in Waitangi tribunal proceedings.
                                                                                           Pakirikiri Marae, Tokomaru Bay was the venue for the
TE REO AKE O NGATI POROU                                                                   final Wai 262 hearing.
A claim for Te Reo ake o Ngati Porou has been made in both the WAI 262 and WAI 272
claims registered with the Waitangi Tribunal. We are currently pursuing resources to
enable native speakers of Te Reo ake o Ngati Porou to meet on a regular basis to
discuss words and idioms unique to our iwi. Resources will enable us to engage
administrative support to record our hui and discussions on te reo. This position is
critical to the overall success of the project. Much voluntary work has and continues
to be done in this area by Mrs Ethel McPherson. Our aims are to:
1 protect and promote Te Reo ake o Ngati Porou
2 reduce and eliminate the use and impact of “alien reo” introduced by external
  bodies including the Maori Language Commission
3 produce and distribute our own reo publications
4 strengthen and sustain the quality of Ngati Porou reo within schools in our rohe
  and those with large numbers of Ngati Porou students
5 develop Te Reo ake o Ngati Porou wananga and other professional development
  initiatives for teachers to support excellence in the quality of teaching and
  learning in Te Reo ake o Ngati Porou.
                                                                                           2006 Overall Senior Nati Award winners Tolaga
NATI AWARDS                                                                                Bay Area School with runanga chairman Apirana
The Nati Awards is the premier event in the annual Te Rangitawaea Festival                 Mahuika.
and continues to delight the crowds who have packed into Uepohatu Hall and                   Tena koe Api
adjoining whare kai for the past three years. The 2005 and 2006 awards showcased             Renee and I also enjoyed immensely the day
the growing confidence, skills and innovation that Ngati Porou East Coast School             at the ICT Festival. We were tremendously
students have developed in their use of Information Communication Technology                 impressed with the computer skills of all the
(ICT), and the enthusiastic appreciation of their teachers, parents and whanau.              young people and the Presentation Ceremony
The awards demonstrate the successful integration of Matauranga Ngati Porou,                 was a truly memorable occasion.
the school curriculum and the technologies application as a relevant learning and            – Roy Crawford.
teaching tool. The documentaries, advertisements, music videos, compositions,                Vice Chancellor – Waikato University

and graphic and clay animation projects demonstrate the creativity of our tamariki,
while drawing on the source of their inspiration, “to tatau Ngati Poroutanga” .
The extract from a letter (right) by Waikato University Vice Chancellor Roy Crawford
sums up the views of everyone who had the privilege of witnessing these events.

The dual celebration of the Runanga Birthday and Ngati Porou Pakeke Celebration
– held at Rahui Marae in 2005 and Iritekura in 2006 – continues to draw crowds
of Ngati Porou from home, New Zealand and abroad. As I reflect on the level of
support, I am reminded of the whakatauaki:
He kino tokomaha ki te kainga a kai, tena ki a tu ki te kaupapa iwi, ka aha hoki!
The feeding of many is an enormous undertaking, but in iwi matters, numbers tell.
Since these 1 September celebrations, I have fielded many calls and received            Alma Whangaparita talks with ACC rep Faye Pohatu.
letters of support for the runanga and praise for the occasion. I wish to express our
appreciation and gratitude to the Waipiro Bay whanau and hapu for hosting this
event and runanga staff for the tremendous support for this kaupapa.

This company has a special and unique place in the history of forestry developments.
The runanga was instrumental in the establishment of Ngati Porou Forests Ltd and
the shareholders were Ngati Porou land owners who made their lands available for
the planting of, what we now refer to as, the pioneer forest blocks. After the Crown
sold the State Forests, causing huge redundancies among our people, funding was
acquired from the Board of Maori Affairs to develop forestry within Ngati Porou.
Then runanga secretary Ned Ihaka, Koro Dewes and I made a submission to Maori
Affairs for $10m. With the $4.9m received, the first stage of forestry under Ngati
Porou control began.
Former prime minister Jim Bolger and the late John Falloon were supporters of the
project despite opposition in some political quarters and from environmentalists.
It became clear that finding a partner would be problematic because of an “accord”
signed by forestry companies and the Crown. Whaimutu Dewes was tasked with
finding a partner for the company and eventually found a Korean company with
which to form the Hansol Ngati Porou Joint Venture.
Since those heady days, Ngati Porou Forests Ltd has broadened its base to become
Ngati Porou Whanui Forests Ltd and, under the stewardship of its Board of Directors
led by Whaimutu and CEO Chris Insley, has taken huge strides forward. Chris
Insley has introduced many new and innovative aspects such as the formation
of a Forestry Science Board comprising scientists from Lincoln, Canterbury and
Waikato Universities and Niwa. The Forestry Science Board is overseeing a range
of research and development initiatives                                                 A futuristic view of wood processing on the East Coast.
in land use mapping technologies,
composite wood products and alternate
uses of wood. NPWFL is investigating a
range of opportunities arising through
carbon credits including carbon farming
and a new joint venture arrangement.
The future for Ngati Porou forestry looks
promising with various employment
opportunities emerging for our people
and projected financial returns to the
Ngati Porou land owners who have forest
lots planted on their land. This injection of
capital and the investments in growth and
innovation bode well for the re-emerging
Ngati Porou economy.
Every time I go to the Puhi Kaiti Clinic I feel proud of the services that Ngati Porou
Hauora provides to Ngati Porou and non-Ngati Porou people living in Kaiti, Gisborne.
I regularly hear complimentary statements about the services and courteous staff.
Ngati Porou Hauora is growing stronger with the restructuring under chairman Ben
Tahata and the efforts of Terry Ehau through the Ngati Porou CE’s forum.
The runanga and NPH have developed a positive working relationship that has
resulted in joint health initiatives for our people. Through working together we
are able to progress our shared vision for the health and wellbeing of Ngati Porou.
Some way is yet to be travelled to upgrade health facilities and amenities but these
are within our grasp if we work together and leverage off our respective strengths.
A recent television documentary showcasing Ngati Porou Hauora is the kind of
publicity that augurs well for affirming our ability and commitment to providing
quality and relevant health services to our people. Ngati Porou Hauora scholarships
and Nati & Healthy are other initiatives that raise awareness of the effort and work
that the Hauora Board, management and staff are undertaking to significantly
improve the health status and quality of life of Ngati Porou people.

Radio Ngati Porou now broadcasts to the world through internet. Global Natis are
tuning in for their injection of Ngati Porou news, humour and waiata. Having our
own radio station is important because it is one of the most important ways to
keep Ngati Porou informed and connected. The station is also invaluable for the
promotion of our reo, tikanga, and local and iwi-specific news. Since its birth, the
station has recorded many iwi events and personalities, thereby contributing to
the collection of archival resources, audio and visual recordings, manuscripts and
files. This prompts the need for a timely discussion on the establishment of an
appropriate, Ngati Porou archive facility.
The board, management and staff must be thanked for their initiative in taking the
voices of Ngati Porou into the global arena, while being responsive to the every day
needs of Ngati Porou kei te kaenga.

The bimonthly magazine Nga Kohinga brings together six Ngati Porou organisations
                                                                                          Organisations involved in Nga Kohinga are Te
in a one-stop magazine highlighting initiatives and activities within and among
                                                                                          Runanga o Ngati Porou, Ngati Porou Hauora,
Ngati Porou. This is a magnificent initiative because it demonstrates a high level of
                                                                                          Radio Ngati Porou, Ngati Porou Whanui Forest
collaboration and commitment to information sharing. Although the publication             Ltd, Ngati Porou Fisheries Ltd and Ngati Porou
has been free, a subscription will be required from March 2007. I commend Nga             East Coast Rugby.
Kohinga as a worthwhile investment to keep Ngati Porou informed.

I wish to thank all trustees, particularly the deputy chair, for their contributions to
the growth, development and well-being of our people. To the CEO, management
team and staff, who have done so much to ensure that the aspirations and outcomes
sought by the board were achieved, my sincere gratitude and appreciation.


A. T. Mahuika


Tu tonu mai koe maunga Hikurangi tuohu ko nga uri e
Waiapu te awa tapu te awa o te iwi, nga roimata o te whenua ,e rere ra
Nga mihi kia tatou katoa mo te awhina i nga kaupapa hei oranga mo tatou, hei whakaora nui i te ngakau o Porou.

                                                                                                                 The 2006 Pakeke Day celebrations were held at
The 2005 runanga trustee elections received unprecedented interest with 41
                                                                                                                 Iritekura Marae, Waipiro Bay.
nominations received and a high level of media interest, sparked by robust debate
in the local and national media. Some candidates, critics of the runanga, stated their
intentions to disestablish the runanga adopting the slogan ‘Whakahokia Mai’.
The 13 trustees who sought re-election confirmed their belief in the runanga’s
vision, their appreciation of its achievements and progress. They also confirmed
their recognition of the runanga’s complementary role working at the iwi level
and the role of hapu and marae working within their own spheres of influence. The
Ngati Porou voting public had the last say. The 13 standing trustees were re-elected,                            Ngati Porou Marae Hapu Fisheries Working Party
several of them polling the highest in their respective rohe. Seven new trustees                                 Meeting, Tuatini Marae Tokomaru Bay.
joined their ranks, adding youth, new perspectives and skills and an injection of
energy and enthusiasm, which bodes well for the board for the next three years.

A feature of the new board has been its ability to quickly settle down to business and
focus on the tasks in hand. This can be a challenge for a group of 20 members who
hold strong positions and sometimes opposing views. The constructive approach,
adopted by the overwhelming majority of trustees, and the demonstrable goodwill
they have shown has contributed to an air of optimism and unity. This is refreshing
and vital for the quality of governance leadership we require going forward.
A positive indication of this change was the 100% attendance rate achieved at the
June 2006 board meeting.
                                                                                                                               PRIORITIES PROGRESSED
As the business of the runanga becomes more complex and the responsibility for                                            The board is pleased to advise that all of the
providing strategic governance over significant assets increases, the board must                                    priorities have been significantly progressed and
strengthen and enhance current policies and processes to improve decision-making                                                    a number were achieved including:
transparency, result accountability and communications with its stakeholders – all                                   • $5000 paid to 49 Ngati Porou marae under the
underpinned by Ngati Porou tikanga.                                                                                   annual marae grants programme and a further
                                                                                                                          $5000 paid to 21 marae who participated in
PRIORITIES                                                                                                                 the Whanau Development Action Research
As part of the annual review of our strategic plan, the board confirmed its priorities                                                                     Programme
for the balance of the 2005/06 financial year and the 2006/07 year. It also confirmed                                                   • on-line runanga registrations
that the existing vision, mission, outcome statements and key goals remain relevant.                                  • Ma Wai Ra – Ngati Porou Marae cultural audit
The strategic priorities are outlined in the diagram on page 11.                                                                                                 tool kit
                                                                                                                                          • Ngati Porou marae websites
SUB-COMMITTEES                                                                                                             • Porou Ariki Trust approved as Responsible
1 CEO APPOINTMENT AND APPRAISAL PANEL                                                                                     Trustee, Ngati Porou fisheries assets secured
Chair: Api Mahuika. Committee members: April Papuni-Ilse, Bill Burdett, Rawiri                                                    • ongoing investment in Ngati Porou
Tuhiwai-Ruru, Bill Irwin. Ex officio member: HR consultant Alison Bendall                                                                     development and culture
This panel meets six-monthly to formally appraise the CEO’s performance and                                          • Early Childhood Education Strategy developed
review and update the appraisal framework applied. The panel acknowledges the                                          - Raparapa-Ririki and Matauranga Ngati Porou
professional advice and guidance received from Alison Bendall.                                                      teaching and learning resources, through Korero
                                                                                                                                                               tuku iho
                                                                                                                                 • investment in Ngati Porou achievers
Chair: April Papuni-Ilse. Committee Members: Api Mahuika, Selwyn Parata, Bill Irwin,
                                                                                                                   • Ngati Porou Foreshore and Seabed negotiations
Bill Burdett and Nolan Raihania.
This committee, established following the 2004/05 deficit, provides direct governance
oversight for the organisation’s financial and risk management operations. It
provides invaluable support and the leadership required to establish, monitor and
                                                                                                          STRATEGIC PRIORITIES
                                                                                            • Support individuals to identify and confirm
evaluate the organisation’s external audit and annual reporting processes, financial
                                                                                           their whakapapa connections to Ngati Porou.
reporting and monitoring processes, risk management strategies, and financial and
accounting policies.                                                                         • Clarify whanau, hapu, marae and iwi roles
It successfully works to a charter and annual work programme.The board appreciates                        and complementary functions.
the time and commitment contributed. With guidance from management, this
                                                                                            • Celebrate and support unique Matauranga
committee has implemented various approaches across the organisation to
                                                                                                         Ngati Porou of hapu and marae.
improve overall financial viability, effectiveness and efficiency.
                                                                                                         • Promote positive role models.
Chair: Selwyn Parata. Members: Hilton Collier, Wi Mackey, Lance Rickard, Tate                                    • Enhance relationships.
Pewhairangi, Koro Dewes and Bill Burdett. Ex officio member: Regan Poi.                     • Engage and support Ngati Porou hapu and
Good progress was made in establishing Pakihiroa Farms Ltd and providing project                                  marae development.
leadership for a Ngati Porou Land Development Technology Strategy.
                                                                                           • Review runanga strategic plan and confirm
4 EXTERNAL BOARDS AND COMMITTEES                                                                                      with Ngati Porou.
The runanga is also represented on:
                                                                                                 • Review runanga board roles and core
1 Kawai Taumata, Electoral College for Te Ohu Kaimoana Trust: Api Mahuika
    representing Porourangi group (Ngati Porou and Te Whanau a Apanui)
2   Tuhono Trust: Selwyn Parata representing Porourangi group                                       • Support aspirations of Ngati Porou
3   Tairawhiti Polytechnic Council: Jean Weke                                               individuals, whanau, hapu and marae in self
4   Radio Ngati Porou Board: Selwyn Parata, April Papuni-Ilse, Peace Te Kani                   determination and sustainable economic
5   Tairawhiti Development Partnership: Api Mahuika as co-chair                                                           development.
6   Tairawhiti Land Development Trust: Hilton Collier, nominated by runanga board.
                                                                                          • Support Ngati Porou economic development
                                                                                            utilising natural resources (farming, forestry,
                                                                                                          fishing, fun, whanau, whenua).
As part of the board’s induction and orientation programme, the board identified
the need for governance training to improve productivity and effectiveness. At the         • Develop commercial viability of runanga to
board’s request, Ngati Porou businessman Robert McLeod facilitated a two-day                               achieve financial stability.
workshop covering entities and structures, corporate governance roles, governance
                                                                                               • Continue negotiations for return and/or
principles and director functions in iwi/Maori organisations. The pressure cooker
                                                                                                        retention of Ngati Porou taonga.
training session also covered financial statement preparation and interpretation.
Follow-up training discussed the establishment of a Ngati Porou Holdings Company
and possible strategies for increasing the returns on runanga assets and growing
Ngati Porou’s asset base.
Trustees also took part in a number of governance training
opportunities organised for iwi health providers and audit
committees. The commitment to enhancing the governance
capacity and capability of the runanga board is vital for its effective
and cohesive functioning. One also needs to give recognition to the
considerable cultural capital, matauranga Ngati Porou and tikanga
that board members possess and the significant value this provides
to the organisation and Ngati Porou.

The runanga, working with the Ngati Porou Fisheries Advisory
                                                                                       Board members at the 2005 Hui a Tau.
Group and Marae Hapu Fisheries Working Party, established Porou Ariki Trust as the
Mandated Iwi Organisation (MIO) for Ngati Porou, thereby facilitating the receipt of
Ngati Porou’s share of the fisheries assets.
The runanga board, as Responsible Trustee, is legally responsible for the Porou
Ariki Trust and ultimately accountable for its performance. However, the board is
committed to sharing the role of strategic governance over Ngati Porou fisheries

assets with the Advisory Trustees, nominated by the seven Ngati Porou Marae
Clusters. The board appreciates the need to work together to achieve the best
results, for Ngati Porou whanau, hapu and marae.
The board is required to report on the financial results of Porou Ariki Trust and Ngati
Porou Seafoods Ltd in its Group accounts for the period ending 30 June 2006. It
does so in the knowledge that Porou Ariki Trust’s Annual General Meeting will be
convened before 31 March 2007, enabling the trust and NPSL to present full reports
in line with the expectations and obligations stated in the Porou Ariki Trust Deed.

VALUATION OF FISHERIES SETTLEMENT ASSETS                                                  Scenes from this year’s Pakeke Day celebrations with
The $6.7m reduction in the value of our fisheries settlement assets reflects the          (above left) Rei Kohere , Matanuku Mahuika and Piripi
‘fair and reasonable’ judgment exercised by the runanga in the absence of a full          Aspinall.
and independent valuation report. Working with the directors and manager of               Below: Dr Tamati Reedy (left) and Piripi Aspinall.
our fisheries companies, the runanga considered a range of factors, opinions and
information provided by its own auditors, Te Ohu Kaimoana Trust, Aotearoa Fisheries
Ltd, Ernst and Young, the Office of the Auditor General and other iwi organisations.
However, the runanga board is ultimately responsible for making a decision. The
board determined to write down the fisheries settlement assets received in March
2006 – specifically the quota and AFL shares – by $6.7 m (prior to initial recognition
in the financial statements). This reduced the value of these assets from $36.1m to
$29.4m. No impairment has been attributed to the cash, which is in a high interest
earning savings account in the name of the Porou Ariki Trust. We accept that this
loss in value will cause concern. However, the decision made by the runanga is
consistent with the decision and views expressed by most iwi who have had to
grapple with this complex situation.
We have also agreed to seek a full valuation report from a qualified and independent
valuer for the Porou Ariki AGM, scheduled for March 2007.

We are optimistic about the runanga’s future as we begin to establish the appropriate
entities for receiving, protecting, managing and growing the assets finally being
returned to Ngati Porou. This mix of trusts and commercial entities will enable a         Trustee Jean Weke (left) with her mother Lena Paenga
clear delineation between commercial operations, with their profit maximisation           and Maud Isaac at the 2006 Pakeke Day.
focus, and the runanga’s development initiatives committed to sustaining and
growing our investment in Ngati Porou.
We have confidence in the structures put in place to strengthen our governance
capability, particularly the Audit, Risk and Finance Committee which is making
significant progress with management in returning the runanga to financial viability
and future proofing the organisation in terms of risk mitigation and legislation.
We are pleased with the $306,884 profit made this year. However, the $30.4m rise
in the group’s asset base – brought about by the fisheries settlement and the
increase in the value of Puanga Station – helps put our overall financial position        Handover of Ngati Porou fisheries assets at Uepohatu,
into clearer perspective. More importantly it provides a base from which to grow          May 2006.
and recognises the past efforts and investments the runanga has made to secure a
better future for Ngati Porou.
                                                                                                  OUTCOME STATEMENTS
 CULTURAL RELEVANCE &              RESTORATION OF MATAURANGA                            NGATI POROU SELF-         SOCIAL RESPONSIVENESS                     ECONOMIC GROWTH                                     ENVIRONMENTAL
    REVITALISATION                        NGATI POROU                                    DETERMINATION                 & WELLBEING                            & PROSPERITY                                      SUSTAINABILITY

                                                                                                           KEY GOALS
    Retain, enhance                 Develop a Ngati Porou                           Actively encourage              Achieve Ngati                 Support Ngati       Support Ngati      Ensure the return,
 practise and promote                Social Development                             Ngati Porou in the                Porou Self-               Porou whanau and Porou development         retention and
 our ancestral heritage              agenda founded on                             development of their            Governance and                hapu achieve an through sustaining protection of Ngati
     as Ngati Porou                  Ngati Porou tikanga                          Whanau, Hapu, Marae,               self reliance               optimum return an optimum return          Porou taonga
                                   and responsive to Ngati                        Taura Here & Runanga                                           on their assets & on Ngati Porou assets (whenua/takutai)
                                   Porou needs & priorities                                                                                          resources       managed by the
                                                                                                 2006/07 PRIORITIES
 • Supporting individuals • Ngati Poroutanga        •          Enhancingelationships
                                                                         r              •              &
                                                                                                  Engage   •         Review • Supporting                   •          SupportNgatiPorou •   Develop TRONP's       • Continue
    to identify and confirm • Celebrating and        (at home and abroad)                Support NP        TRONP              aspirations of Ngati         economic development             commercial            negotiations for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           STRATEGIC PLAN MODEL 2006/07

    their whakapapa            supporting the                                            Hapu/Marae        Strategic Plan     Porou individuals,           utilising natural                viability to          the return and/or
    connections to Ngati       unique matauranga                                         Development       and confirm        whanau and                   resources via the 5 f's          achieve financial     retention of Ngati
    Porou                      Ngati Porou of Hapu                                                         with Ngati         hapu/marae in self-          (fun, farming, forestry,         stability             Porou taonga
 • Clarify roles of Whanau;   and Marae                                                                   Porou              determination and            fishing and f(wh)anau,
    Hapu/Marae; Iwi and      • Promoting positive                                                                             sustainable economic         f(wh)enua)
    their complementary        role models                                                                                    development
                                                                                                 2006/07 STRATEGIES
 • Connect-a-Nati         • Sponsoring NP            •                  and
                                                                 Support sponsor •           WDARP Whanau • Review TRONP •           Enterprise Training    •          WDARPWhanau •        Convene               •         Secure NP
   project                  calendar of events       NP calendar of events          Development            Board of Trustees         & Business Support     Enterprise project              economic think-       Fisheries Assets
 • Hapu/Marae             • NP Learning              – Ta Apirana Ngata             project.               role / core               programme              •          TDP & other          tank to identify      •                Wai
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Progress 262
   Wananga                  communities              Lectures, Hui Taurima,        •         Hapu/Marae business                 •   TDP                    initiatives to support          investment/           claim
                                                     Inter Marae Sports,
 • Develop QM for         • NP Korero tuku iho                                      Database (E Nati)                            •   NP Landowners          use of natural                  development           •         CompleteFS&S
                                                     Pakeke Day
   Database & Ngati       • ACE pilot for marae-     •           Regularupdatesvia •         Culturalaudit •          Audit,Risk     R&D Strategy           resources aligning              strategies            negotiations
   Porou Register           based learning           RNP, Nga Kohinga & Hui (Ma Wai Ra)                    Management                                       with Ngati Porou
                          • ETER –                   (a Iwi; a Hapu; Taura                                 & Finance                                        tikanga and kawa
                            NP Reo Strategy          Here)                                                 Committee                                        •          CRIs
                            Matauranga NP            •                 Devel
                                                                 Website opment
                                                     including Monthly

                         NGA HAPU O NGATI POROU


                            BOARD OF TRUSTEES                        • Ngati Porou Fisheries Ltd
                                                                     • Pakihiroa Farms Ltd (farm management from 1 July 2006)
                                                                     • Porou Ariki Trust (TRONP as Responsible Trustee)
                          CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER                    • Ngati Porou Seafoods Ltd

                                                                                                                                ORGANISATIONAL STRUCTURE

             Corporate       Economic                Whanau/hapu                                 Office of the
                                                                                                                                                           TE RUNANGA O NGATI POROU ANNUAL REPORT 2006

              Services      Development              Development                                 Board and CEO

 • Administration          • Fisheries              • Iwi Social Services                    • Relationship Management
   support                 • Investments                  Counselling                             Iwi
 • Asset management        • Business development         Budget Service                          Crown
 • Finance management              Mana                   Whanau Support                          Business/Private Sector
 • Human resources         • Land development             Te Whae Atawhai & Truancy          • Education
   management                      Farms            • Hapu Development                            WITK
 • Hapu communications     • Tourism                      Community Nutrition                     KEP
 • Information services            Tourism NP             Community Injury Prevention             Iwi Education Partnership
 • Trustee services        • Projects                     Safer Communities                  • Resource Management
 • Internal audit                  NP Enterprise          Strengthening Families                  Environment Planning
                                                    • Housing                                     Monitoring external orgs
                                                    • Whanau development                     • Research and Development
                                                    • Tuhono Whanau and PAFT
E te toka whakairo Hikurangi tu mai atawhaingia o nui o rahi.
Waiapu te wai tapu o nga matua tipuna ruia mai ou manaakitanga ki ou paparinga.
E hika ma tatou nga uri a o tatou tipuna a Porourangi me Hamoterangi tena tatou.

Whakarehurehu taku kite i nga hiwi o pamamao e rere ana mai i nga kapua ano he kawe kupu mai, e hika ma e he
roimata taku kai e, ahakoa koutou kei tawhiti kei roto koutou i nga mahara e.
Tangihia o tatou mate, te iwi kua rupeke atu ki te po, no reira e te iti, e te rahi ,e te whakamataku okioki marie koutou
i te kainga tuturu mo tatou katoa.

E te iwi kia ora tatou.
Tenei ra te mihi atu ki aku poupou,ki oku whakaruruhau, ki nga karangatanga maha ka whai panga ki nga korero me
nga kaupapa maha noa atu o te tau kua hipa atu nei.

E hika ma kua pe nga ringaringa i roto i nga mahi hei painga mo tatou, o tatou whanau ,o tatou hapu, o tatou marae,         Chief Executive Officer Amohaere Houkamau
ki a Ngati Porou kei te kainga kei te whenua hoki, tae atu ki nga whanaunga hoa kei roto tonu i a tatou e noho ana.

Ara noa atu te hohonutanga o nga kaupapa e rarangi mai nei.

The 2005-2006 year presented with a number of organisational challenges, not
least being the restructuring of corporate services, the integration of whanau and
hapu development services and the rationalisation of internal economic activities
in concert with the transfer of assets and management responsibility to runanga
Two other significant developments were the long-awaited fisheries settlement,
which provided a timely injection of capital and assets, and the investment in
developing the communication, planning and enterprise capacity of Ngati Porou
hapu and marae. Both developments mark a new phase in the evolution of the
The runanga revised its current organisational structure in the lead-up to the new
financial year, establishing a leadership and policy division, and integrating the
Office of Board and CEO back into Corporate Services.
My report highlights the key challenges and opportunities that emerged during
the year, an analysis of the runanga’s achievements against key performance targets
and a preview of the organisation’s future priorities.

It is pleasing to report that we met most key performance targets for the year and,
with the exception of farming and foreshore and seabed, all activities operated
within budget. Over the past year the runanga:
1 rationalised the costs of corporate services, while enhancing its performance
     and improving overall effectiveness
2 secured and grew new businesses, increasing revenue streams
3 transformed selected runanga economic activities from service-driven
     programmes to commercially-operated, profit-orientated entities
4 established meaningful communication tools that will effect information flows
     to and from our expanding iwi base, and fulfil rigorous ‘mandating’ procedures
     and reporting requirements
5 supported marae and hapu to realise their potential, without compromising the
     financial viability of the organisation or impinging on the ability of marae and
     hapu to be self-determining.

The new board began its three-year term in December 2005 and in March
                                                                                                               MONTY MANUEL
2006 revised its strategic priorities. These placed more emphasis on effective                  Monty Manuel is the runanga’s longest
communications, enhancing the long-term health and well-being of whanau, hapu                serving fulltime staff member. He started
and marae, and strengthening and growing the runanga’s asset base to sustain                  as an accounts clerk in 1991 and over the
continued investment in Ngati Porou.                                                   years advanced to the role of finance projects
The runanga developed a strategic planning framework enabling management                        manager.
to focus on business activities clearly aligned to board priorities and values. It        Of Te Whanau
also supported staff to focus on individual and team business targets within an           a Takimoana,
environment of co-operation, continuous improvement and high expectations.              Monty started
Restructuring Corporate Services                                                                 with the
The runanga rationalised its corporate services operation, reducing staff numbers      runanga at the
and costs through the recruitment of a specialist corporate services team and the      age of 23 while
relocation of corporate services to Gisborne.                                                 on holiday
Management worked closely with affected staff throughout the change process, to            from Massey
ensure the transition was seamless and as painless as possible. This approach saw              University.
most affected staff being redeployed to other positions in the organisation and      He learned much
minimal disruption to work flow.                                                         from then manager Ned Ihaka and watched
Initial concerns about the ‘runanga moving to Gisborne’ were soon alleviated by            the organisation grow from six staff in one
basing whanau and hapu development, education and economic development at                 small office at Ruatoria to where it is today.
Ruatoria. Weekly visits by the CEO helped alleviate concerns about lack of access.     Monty says the most memorable of his many
Having Ruatoria as the base for Whanau and Hapu Development, Education and               career highlights are the return of Hikurangi
Economic Development activities is logical because these are the services with the        Maunga, the 2000 Millennium celebrations
most direct and immediate impact on our whanau and hapu.                              and the many people with whom he has been
                                                                                             involved. He credits long-serving finance
INTEGRATING WHANAU AND HAPU DEVELOPMENT                                                    manager Yvonne Williams, who he worked
The appointment of a Whanau Hapu Development manager was timely and                        alongside for 14 of his 15 years, as being a
necessary for the efficient integration of programmes, strategic relationship              major influence in his career development.
management and a shift to an outcomes focus.                                             Monty and his wife Leeanne, also a runanga
The unit currently operates within a contractual environment that is subjected to           employee, have dedicated almost 20 years
annual funding rounds and changing government policies. We have been working                 to the organisation. Both grew up on the
to change this so we can achieve longer-term funding arrangements that are              coast, attending Hiruharama and Rangitukia
outcome focused and meet a shared social development agenda.                                 primary schools then moving on to Ngata
We are also committed to providing quality services and programmes relevant and      College. Monty and Lee have made their home
responsive to Ngati Porou whanau and whanau living within Ngati Porou and the                in Ruatoria with their six children and are
Gisborne region. Wherever possible the runanga endeavours to provide support             well known among the community through
and advice to Natis living away from the wa kainga.                                             their involvement in many community
The priority for the Whanau and Hapu Development Practice Manager has been                    activities. Both staunch Hikurangi rugby
the design and establishment of an integrated professional development plan for              supporters, Monty has played for the club
staff, founded on Ngati Porou tikanga. We support and encourage staff to develop        for some 20 years. He was also a member of
their skills, knowledge and social development practice.                                 the triumphant East Coast Rugby Team from
The Runanga Hapu Social Services Committee, established in 1994, coordinates                1991 to 2003. The runanga acknowledges
the allocation of funding for programmes delivered at the hapu level. It shares         Monty and his whanau for their tremendous
best practices and experience in the design, provision and evaluation of quality
                                                                                        contribution to the runanga and Ngati Porou
programmes that meet the needs of whanau and hapu.
                                                                                      and wishes Monty the very best for the future.
                                                                                                   Monty has taken up a new role with
Hapu and marae development                                                                                Community Injury Prevention.
Investment opportunities that support marae and hapu in progressing their
development agendas, without being constrained by the runanga’s limited
resources, is a prime focus for the runanga. The Whanau Development Action
Research programme, sponsored by Te Puni Kokiri, was one such opportunity.
In 2005 the runanga worked with 21 marae, two hapu collectives and 12 whanau
to prepare six scoping reports outlining strategies that could help Ngati Porou
achieve their goals and aspirations. Six interventions were identified to unlock
                                                                                          GRANTS PROVIDED
potential, grow capability and confidence, and enhance communication, planning            Over $300,000 was paid out in the form of
and enterprise capacity.                                                                  grants and sponsorships over the 2005/06
                                                                                          year. This comprised:
                                                                                          • $250,000 paid in grants to marae, hapu and
E Tipu e Rea
                                                                                          • $30,000 for Ngati Poroutanga (Hikurangi
Raising the learning achievement for all students in Ngati Porou East Coast schools
                                                                                            Dawn Ceremony, Inter-Marae sports, Hui
remains the prime focus for the E Tipu E Rea programme. This is being achieved
                                                                                            Taurima, Ta Apirana Ngata Lectures, 1
with support for principals, teachers, Boards of Trustees and their communities.
                                                                                            September celebration)
The year’s highlights include the Te Rangitawaea Festival, appointment of a Strategic
                                                                                          • $15,600 for sports
Education Manager, an analysis of Ngati Porou early childhood centres and ongoing
                                                                                          • $6500 for community development
engagement with the Ministry of Education to ensure the availability of optimal
                                                                                          • $4000 for achievement awards.
learning opportunities for students, teachers, principals and trustees.
The Te Rangitawaea Festival indicates the huge progress made in education since the
partnership between the runanga, Ngati Porou East Coast Schools and the Ministry
of Education began in 1998. The festival epitomises the vision for education that Sir
Apirana Ngata enunciated in the whakatauaki “E Tipu e Rea” which the runanga and
ministry partnership has since adopted. Apirana Ngata recognised that Ngati Porou
are a dynamic and ever-changing people and that each generation should develop
in a manner relevant to them, developing the skills of the Pakeha that are necessary
for survival, while holding fast to their heritage and culture.
With the appointment of an Education Strategy Manager, completion of
complementary work in early childhood and tertiary education and the partnership’s
commitment to working together, we are confident we will build on our success.

I pay tribute to retiring Secretary of Education Howard Fancy for his vision and
leadership in partnering with Ngati Porou to achieve quality learning outcomes for
students in Ngati Porou East Coast Schools. Howard had the courage and foresight
to understand our educational fortunes would depend on the collaborative effort,        Increasing participation in reading is part of the
                                                                                        Literacy Strategy for Ngati Porou East Coast Schools.
and leadership of Ngati Porou and the Ministry of Education.
                                                                                        From left are Aria Parata-Walker, Nikita Stevens and
                                                                                        Julia Waru-Atkinson.
• Align organisational structure and outcomes statements with the Ngati Porou
  Potential Framework.
• Work with hapu to express their development goals within a Hapu Success
• Co-produce policies and macro-development initiatives.
• Establish Ngati Porou Holdings Company.
• Complete Ngati Porou Communications Strategy.
• Negotiate an acceptable Foreshore and Seabed Settlement Agreement for Ngati
  Porou whanau and hapu.
• Improve financial performance, asset growth and investment portfolio.
• Strengthen the organisation’s governance, management and staff capability.

In closing, I pay tribute to the runanga’s senior management team and staff for
the progress made and their responsible approach to our dynamic, changing
Noho ora mai

Amohaere Houkamau


Te Kainga Tupu     (Rangi – Home Sweet Home)
Na Ta Apirana Ngata

Me kimi i te ao nei        Ka haere ki mamao
E kore e rite              Kei wareware koe
Ki tou kainga tupu         Tena ki nga matua
E matea nuitia nei         E tangi atu nei
Hei aha nga kino           Te wa ki te kainga
Hei aha ona he             E okioki ai
Ka tawhai te ngakau        E tau ai te mauri
Ko reira noho ai           Ki reira noho ai
Te Kainga tupu
Te ai ona rite
E kore e rite
The Ruatoria office is now the headquarters of Whanau and Hapu Development,
Education and Economic Development – services with the most direct and
immediate impact on our whanau and hapu.
Whanau and Hapu Development comprises Tuhono Whanau (Family Start), Whanau
Support and Counselling, Youth Education, Iwi Crime Prevention Programme, Family
Violence, Housing, Budgeting, Parents as First Teachers, Social Workers in Schools,
Nutrition, Drivers Licensing and Strengthening Families.
The 16 kaiawhina employed this year delivered 130 programmes.

Hapu Social Services providers contribute to the wellbeing of whanau and hapu
through the delivery of quality programmes and workshops relevant to needs. With
new funding, local hapu groups will deliver diverse programme content over the
2006/7 year to support ongoing needs.
Iwi Social Services now has a dedicated East Coast budget adviser in Frances Grant,
who services whanau from Potaka to Tokomaru Bay from her base at the Ruatoria
Professional development continued during the year to improve the quality of
service for all whanau. All Whanau and Hapu Development staff had professional
development and training programmes identifed. Six staff completed 18 months                          SWIS workers (from left) Ruira Morice, Maryjane
                                                                                                      Crawford and Cathy Stainton. Absent: Charlotte Collier.
of work-based assessments toward their three-year National Diploma in Social
Work (Level 6). Christine Morrison and Riripeti Halbert-Berry achieved Competency
Certificates through an approved Competence Assessment provider for social
workers, Te Ara Aromatawai. Riria Fox and Riripeti Halbert-Berry completed training
in two units of the Child Protection Studies.
Social Workers in School (SWIS) Mary Anne Crawford, based at Tolaga Bay Area
School, received a civic award from the Gisborne District Council. SWIS supported
a child, who had never attended a learning institution, into school. The service
also facilitated the collaboration of the whanau, school principal and community
support agencies working together to support this child into the schooling routine
and practices.

WHD staff who completed social worker competency assessments (from left) Shona Samuels, Jane Kopua,
Robyn Smith and Pep Halbert-Berry. Absent: Juliet Lardelli and Chrissy Morrison.

Car restraints
Five presentations promoting the use of car seats and seat belts were held in the
Ngati Porou region to help increase the number of children being safely transported
in vehicles. Through parent education and greater access to restraints, it is expected
that more whanau will use restraints for their children.
Each presentation outlined choosing, installing and demonstrating use of car seats,
available schemes including the runanga rental programme and statistics on car
seat and seatbelt use in Ruatoria.
Open Forum discussions were held with over 60 people at Tutua Marae, Te Araroa;
                                                                                         WHD staff (form left) Hiria Haig and Riria Fox and
Uepohatu Marae, Ruatoria; Marotiri Kohanga Reo, Tokomaru Bay; Waiapu Te Kohanga          pepi Rona May Haig
Reo, Tiki Tiki; and Puketawai Marae, Tolaga Bay.
Trained child restraint co-ordinators provided the same information to 120 people
through one-on-one sessions. This service is ongoing.

Tamariki at a Community Injury Prevention Water Safety Day.                              Doris Walker and Parearau Morice at the CIPP
                                                                                         Water Safety Day. Below: RiverSafe instructor Mark
Marae-Based Drivers License Programme                                                    Haimona provides valuable tuition on swimming and
One hundred more drivers within                                                          water safety.
                                         “The drivers license programme was
the rohe are licensed thanks to
                                    suggested to me by family. They told me the
the Community Injury Prevention
                                     support and learning environment was very
Programme. Nine two-day courses
                                     positive. Guess what, they are right. Thanks
were held to increase the number of
                                     to the tutors who do an awesome job. I will
licensed drivers and encourage more
                                     be encouraging all my family and friends to
to abide by the conditions of that
                                                              attend this course.“
licence. Topics covered included speed
and alcohol, the impact of accidents
on the whanau and community, the road safety role of the Police and the effects of
being under the influence of alcohol and drugs.


 Getting more Ngati Porou people into well-maintained, healthy and energy-
 efficient homes is the prime focus for the runanga housing division.
 Various strategies are used to effect this aim including supporting whanau
 into homes; providing home maintenance workshops, organising and
 funding home repairs; providing emergency housing; delivering education
 programmes; and facilitating healthy homes initiatives.
 A prime example of the support provided is seen in the case of a caravan-
 dwelling, older beneficiary who became a proud home-owner. The case was
 complex because of the person’s beneficiary status and their desire to build
 a home on land with no water, sewerage or electricity in place. The housing
 coordinator provided support throughout the process – working with a
 local builder to design a home within the client’s range of affordability, and
 successfully negotiating an infrastructure suspensory loan (ISL) with Housing
 NZ. A home loan was approved and a two-bedroom home built.
 Six whanau were provided with emergency accommodation during the year
 while longer term housing solutions were sought. One case included that of
 a solo dad who in his desperation to return home took up residence in an old
 shed which had neither running water nor power. Concerned for the health
 and safety of his two young children, he turned to the runanga which provided
 the emergency accommodation required. A housing coordinator is working
 with Housing NZ to secure more permanent accommodation for the family.
 Education programmes provided include the
                                                               “I found the home
 Low Deposit Rural Lending Programme, through
                                                             ownership education
 which seven whanau were supported into
                                                        workshops informative and
 home ownership (275 for 1994-2006), the Home
                                                         empowering. The housing
 Ownership Education Programme (123 graduates
                                                            team is an asset to the
 in 2005-06) and home maintenance workshops.
                                                         runanga. It is programmes
 The runanga also funded urgent and essential
                                                            like this that work well
 repairs for 20 homes totalling about $321,600 for         towards promoting the
 the 2005-06 year (105 homes, $1.43m between              runanga. I am happy that
 2001-06).                                              the support is there if I need
 In 2005, seven state rental houses were placed          it. Thank you for not being
 on whanau land. Another two such houses were                 made to feel dumb.”
 allocated in 2006.
 Two projects are under way to make homes within the Gisborne and East
 Coast region healthier and more energy-efficient. The Healthy Homes project
 sponsored by Contact Energy, EECA, Eastland Community Trust, Tairawhiti
 District Health and the Gisborne District Council saw the “retrofitting” of over
 a dozen homes in the Ngati Porou rohe. This retrofitting includes underfloor
 insulation, hot water cylinder wrap, draft exclusion around doors, ceiling
 insulation, polythene moisture barrier and hot water pipe lagging.
 Housing NZ also released a retrofit programme for whanau who purchased
 their home through the Low Deposit Rural Lending Programme and the Rural
 Housing Programme. Registrations of interest were called and assessments
 completed on nearly 50 homes by June 2006 with work to begin in September


Whakairotia te A E I O U
Ki roto i te Manawa e
Hei tipare tohu tipuna e
Kaua e whakarere rawatia
Pupuritia, Pupuritia ra
Kia kaha Ngati Porou e
The 2006 work programme for Whanau Development Action Research focused on:
• the development of practical solutions and tools that could be tailored to meet
   the needs of whanau, hapu and marae
• IT training opportunities for marae
• the development of education strategies and Iwi Potential and Hapu Success
• one-on one enterprise advice and business case support.                                 Phase One Whanau Development Action Research, the
 The following summaries highlight the progress across the six interventions.             Haven Tokomaru Bay.

The Ma Wai Ra tool is aimed at helping marae retain and teach the culture specific to
individual marae, whanau or hapu groupings. The easy-to-use toolkit has resources
and templates to help marae develop their whanau profiles, record their cultural and
physical assets, resources, history and stories and rate current and future capacity in
whaikorero, waiata, and karanga. Its use is optional and any information gathered
remains confidential to the marae.
The tool’s name is taken from the waiata Ma Wai Ra e Taurima composed by Henare
Teowai, on the death of Pine Tamahori. The waiata was prophetic in that it posed the
question we now ask, “who will assume responsibility for ensuring our marae stay
alive? Who will ensure Ngati Porou culture and language survives as a vibrant and
unique expression of who we are.
Ma wai ra, e taurima, te marae e waho nei, ma te tika, ma te pono me te aroha e…”

Improving communications with whanau and hapu members is the aim of E
Nati. With the internet now the most successful means of keeping in touch with
whanau living outside the district, 18 marae were provided with training on easy-
to-use software that enabled them to set up their own web pages and manage
their own member databases. This year, the runanga funded the development of a
marae website package to keep ongoing costs for website and domain hosting to
a minimum.
Whareponga Marae is using its website to connect with whanau as part of its
fundraising drive to build a new dining room. E-Nati helps bridge the digital divide,
providing a communication pathway for information flows to and from our marae.

More Ngati Porou people are expected to be in successful business enterprises
thanks to the Whanau Enterprise scheme which saw 20 whanau, hapu and marae
collectives complete business plans. The groups benefited from practical and
motivational business advice provided by mentors Bryan McKinlay and Don
Hammond. This included business assessments and plans, budgets and cashflow
analysis templates, and aerial photographs and maps of proposed development
sites. Information was also provided on computer disk, enabling easy updating and
Each group was able to work at its own speed and within their own resources, skills
and abilities. The guidance was valuable for planning the next step in their business
development. The Whanau Enterprise is an example of whanau, marae and hapu
contributing to the Ngati Porou economy and shaping their own future.


The strong demand for Ngati Porou resources from throughout New Zealand
is helping spark a creative industry within the rohe. Learning centres want Ngati
Porou stories and waiata in a way that is relevant today – through CDs, DVDs and
other modern technology. The Korero Tuku Iho project aims to fulfil that desire
while working to preserve Ngati Porou culture, stories and oral traditions for future
The project addressed some immediate needs including the production of three
matauranga Ngati Porou resources and Nati-Pages, a register of Ngati Porou artists,
writers, story tellers and producers. The project prepared a business case to support
a creative industry. Ngati Porou East Coast learning centres will this year receive a
book by Materoa Tangaere, a DVD of Ngati Porou waiata and a whakapapa CD.
                                                                                        Nanny Mavis Paenga and pepi.
The runanga set out to develop a strategy to restore the Ngati Porou learning
culture. It soon became apparent that this would need to be locked into an
integrated development strategy, operating at iwi level through a Ngati Porou
Potential Framework and at hapu level through a Hapu Success Model.
The Ngati Porou Hapu Success Model enables hapu to determine their desired
objectives and develop appropriate indicators enabling them to track progress.
The model provides a framework for hapu to identify their current state of wellbeing
and develop and grow their resources, knowledge and authoritative capacity and
capability to make choices about the lives they want to live as Ngati Porou, New
Zealand and global citizens.

Increasing the participation rates of tamariki and whanau in early childhood            Ngawha Earnest and young friend.
education, and the provision of meaningful, relevant and quality early childhood
education were the key objectives identified by Ngati Porou whanau , Kohanga reo
and ECE providers, that needed to be addressed in a Ngati Porou early childhood
education strategy.
Kuini Moehau named the ECE strategy Raparapa- Ririki in recognition of our tipuna
Maui Tikitiki a Taranga and the task that befell him when he sought to find and
gather his progeny, after his waka had upturned when landing his great fish, te
ika a maui. The celebration of our stories, philosophies and practices underpinned
                                                                                        Hopa Keelan and Duke Hauiti.
our approach. The affirmation and inculcation of matauranga Ngati Porou was an
outcome that we were seeking and provided us with the means of achieiving the
The team engaged to facilitate the development of the strategy, undertook an
environmental scan of Ngati Porou kohanga reo and ECE institutions, to identify
current participation rates ,the number of Ngati Porou ECE providers, the quality of
ECE provision and the necessary support required by ECE providers. Early childhood
education is recognised as an important part in the Ngati Porou life-long learning
continuum, providing our tamariki with the necessary building blocks for achieving
their learning potential.
The retention, protection, promotion and practice of our ancestral heritage as Ngati
Porou is essential for the wellbeing and survival of Ngati Porou. The Ahi Ka, Iwi
Kainga and kinship links established through whakapapa and expressed through
our whanaungatanga, reo, history, waiata and tikanga forms the basis of our cultural
identity, along with our connection and relationship to the whenua, moana and Te
Ao Turoa. We are fortunate to have a rich cultural heritage to draw on, and a strong
sense of who we are.
He Wiwi Nati no Porourangi he iwi moke no Waiapu, no Whangaokena, no Hikurangi, te wiwi, he nati, he whanoke.
We accept that each hapu and whanau has different ways of expressing this ‘momo,’
reflecting our uniqueness and celebrating our collective consciousness. However,
the changing world has an increasing impact on our ability to retain our Ngati
Poroutanga. Although we have not suffered the level of ‘cultural bruising’ of other
iwi, we are not immune. With more Ngati Porou people born and raised away from
the wa-kainga or leaving home to seek employment and education, we are faced
with the reality of a widely-dispersed iwi trying to balance social, economic and
cultural obligations and responsibilities.                                                                      TRONP staff conference on Hikurangi Maunga with
In recognition of this emerging phenomenon, and in keeping with the moemoea                                     (top) trustee Taina Ngarimu working on maintenance
expressed by the late Ngoi Pewhairangi and Tamati Reedy at the 1985 Ngati Porou                                 of one of the whakairo.
Hui Taumata, the runanga seeks to engage Ngati Porou people in a range of activities
that would inspire and enable them to find their way home.
The Ngati Porou Annual Events Calendar comprises six events in which thousands
of Natis are now taking part and re-engaging with their marae, hapu and iwi.

                                          The Hikurangi Maunga Dawn Ceremony
                                          has been a regular fixture on the Ngati
                                          Porou calendar of events since 1992,
                                          when we began our lead up to the 2000
                                          celebrations. The New Year is welcomed
                                          in by groups of Natis, tourists and
                                          international guests averaging 100-150                                Selwyn Parata (right) gives the whakapapa of the
                                          people, who brave an early morning start                              Maui Whakairo on Hikurangi Maunga at the 2006
                                                                                                                Dawn Ceremony.
                                          to see the sun rise for the first time that
year. The ceremony is significant in that Hikurangi Maunga is the first place in the
world to see the sun each new day.
The group ascends the maunga in a convoy of 4WD vehicles to Te Takapau a Maui
where the Maui Whakairo stand. Ngati Porou pakeke and kaumatua conduct karakia,
haka and waiata, culminating in a champagne breakfast in the Pakihiroa woolshed.

                                                                         The Ngati Porou Inter
                                                                         Marae Sports or Pa Wars as
                                                                         it is commonly known has
                                                                         become one of the major
                                                                         events and attractions in
                                                                         the Ngati Porou calendar.
                                                                         The timing of the event
                                                                         has been set to coincide
                                                                         with the mass return of
                                                                         whanau coming home for
Over the past five years the event has alternated between Ruatoria and Uawa
with about 5000 Natis aged from one to 90-plus representing 23 marae. The event
embraces a spirit of fierce but friendly marae rivalry, a celebration of kinship and our
collective responsibility in paying our dues to our marae. The 39 events provide a
range of activities to attract all age groups and levels of fitness and mental agility.
The top three place-getters for 2006 were Waiparapara Marae,1; Mangahanea
Marae, 2; Hauiti Marae,3.

The enactment of the Te Runanga o Ngati Porou Act is celebrated each year on 1             Pakeke Day draws a large crowd at Iritekura Marae.
September. For the past five years we have used this opportunity to pay tribute to
Ngati Porou Pakeke. Whanau from Rahui Marae hosted the event in 2005 and from
Iritekura Marae at Waipiro Bay in 2006.

The Ta Apirana Ngata Memotrial Lectures began in 1983 as a means of re-creating
a wananga opportunity for Ngati Porou that picked up from where the 1944 Rauru
nui a Toi Lectures left off. The naming of the latter lecture series recognises the role
and leadership that Ta Apirana Ngata demonstrated with the establishment of
the inaugural lectures. The unique feature of the lectures is the focus on ‘to tatou
Ngati Poroutanga’. It provides an opportunity to learn about Ngati Porou history,
waiata, tikanga, expressions of spirituality and political organisation and leadership,
without being circumspect.
The 2005 lectures commemorated the 100th anniversary of Ta Apirana Ngata                   Guest speaker Waimarama Taumanu at the 2005
entering Parliament. A hundred people attended the first night at Uepohatu Hall with       Ngata Lectures.
keynote speeches on leadership from Minister of Maori Affairs Parekura Horomia,
former Silver Ferns captain Waimarama Taumaunu and TVNZ Maori programme
general manager Whai Ngata (the eldest great-grandchild of Ta Apirana).

The Te Rangitawaea Festival celebrates the ICT and digital media achievements of
Ngati Porou East Coast students attending 19 schools from Potaka to Waikirikiri.
Te Rangitawaea is the ICT strategy for all Ngati Porou East Coast Schools and is a
sub-project of E Tipu e Rea, the schooling improvement partnership between the
runanga and Ministry of Education
The festival includes an ICT Expo and ICT Team Challenge culminating in the Nati           Marie Collier (right) at the 2005 Hui Taurima with
Awards. The 2006 festival attracted 240 entries from 14 schools. The ICT Challenge,        Hawea Mackey (centre).
showcases the competency and confidence of students competing in age groups
to solve an ICT mystery challenge.
The addition of a media training day for senior students provided a new dimension
                                                             to this year’s festival.
                                                             The students provided
                                                             a roving report of
                                                             the festival with live
                                                             broadcasts to Radio
                                                             Ngati Porou, and story
                                                             preparation for Maori
                                                             Television’s Te Kaea
                                                             and print publications.

Buck Atkins rides his horse for a Nati Award film entry on Nati Cowboys.                   2005 Te Rangitawaea Festival
The 11th Ngati Porou Hui Taurima festival was held at
Hiruharama Pa in November 2005. More than 300 Nati
spectators and performers enjoyed the opportunity
to express their own hapu style of performing and
repertoire of waiata, moteatea and haka.
A $500 prize and trophy for best action song was
offered for the first time and
won by the 2005 Winners of
the Matatini festival, Te Whanau
a Apanui with their original
The 2005 Hui Taurima was
held in association with the Ta
Apirana Ngata Lectures.
Recently we celebrated the
2006 Hui Taurima, hosted by
Te Whanau a Ruataupare and
Te Whanau a Te Aotawarirangi,
in Tokomaru Bay. This year’s festival coincided with the 75th anniversary of Te
Hokowhitu Atu, one of the oldest kapa haka roopu in the country. Groups thrilled
the crowds with their own variations and adaptations of Tuini Ngawai and Ngoi
Pewhairangi classics. The winners of the original composition for 2006 was Tu te
Manawa Maurea from Manutuke.
Many people commented on how much they enjoyed the festival with its lack
of pressure on performers, the ability for 10 or 100 people to perform on stage
together, and the easy flow that enabled whanau to catch up with and enjoy each    PERFORMANCE AGAINST 1984 HUI
other while celebrating our cultural heritage as Ngati Porou.                         TAUMATA RECOMMENDATIONS
                                                                                         • Celebrate commemorative Ngati Porou Day.
                                                                                            • Establish Ngati Porou Calendar of Events.
                                                                                     • Endorse concept of annual Ngati Porou Festival.
                                                                                   • Develop strength in identity, mana – language,
                                                                                        history, oral culture – and pass on knowledge.
                                                                                         • Conserve cultural properties in Ngati Porou.
                                                                                         • Return Hikurangi to Ngati Porou ownership.
                                                                                      a Establish Ngati Porou music resources and
                                                                                         recording company (Tuini Ngawai recording
                                                                                              studio) – as part of Radio Ngati Porou.
                                                                                        aCapture Hokowhitu Atu and other Ngati
                                                                                       Porou classics on video and disseminate to all
                                                                                                                        Ngati Porou.
                                                                                   aEstablish resource centre, return and preserve
                                                                                              historical material, complete inventory.
                                                                                          aEstablish Ngati Porou museum and art


He toa taua, he toa pahekeheke
He toa mahi kai, he toa mau tonu
The most noteworthy achievement in economic development for the year was
                                                                                                         FISHERIES WORKING PARTY
the successful receipt of $36.1m of Ngati Porou fisheries assets after 17 years of              The Ngati Porou Marae Hapu Fisheries Working
debate, litigation and negotiation. Another $9m in quota is expected by the end                  Party was convened by Selwyn Parata in 2004
of the year.                                                                                     to provide guidance in the development of an
The $36.1m received in fishing quota, shares and cash was Ngati Porou’s part of the               appropriate structure to receive Ngati Porou’s
$750m Maori fisheries settlement.                                                                 fisheries assets. The working party comprised
Te Ohu Kai Moana Trustee Ltd approved Ngati Porou’s Mandated Iwi Organisation                    over 30 representatives from marae and hapu
(MIO) and transferred the assets in late March. These comprised $22.5m worth of                   across the rohe who received legal, economic
shares in New Zealand’s largest fishing company, Aotearoa Fisheries Ltd, $11.2m                         and commercial fisheries advice from the
(2700T) in quota shares and $2.4m in cash and interest.                                                  Ngati Porou Fisheries Advisory Group of
The outcome was the result of the collective effort made by a number of Ngati                       Robert McLeod (chair), Matanuku Mahuika,
Porou people over the years, culminating in the leadership provided by the runanga                  Whaimutu Dewes, Selwyn Parata, Ngarangi
board, the Ngati Porou Marae and Hapu Fisheries Working Party, and the Ngati                                         Bidois. and Amo Houkamau.
Porou Fisheries Advisory Group.                                                                    It was critical that marae and hapu provided
The clear mandate received – to establish Porou Ariki Trust as the MIO for Ngati                   the cultural oversight and perspective in the
Porou, adopt the trust deed and for the runanga to be trustee – and the receipt of our              design of any model developed on behalf of
fisheries assets enables Ngati Porou to move on and focus on other developments,                Ngati Porou. Eight meetings of the Marae Hapu
confident in the structures we have put in place to achieve sustainable benefits and                 Fisheries Working Party were held between
gains for Ngati Porou.                                                                           2004 and 2006. After much discussion, design
In 2003, the runanga established Ngati Porou Fisheries Ltd (NPFL) to manage and                    and redesign the marae hapu working party
develop its commercial fisheries operations. Ngati Porou Seafoods Ltd has taken                 confirmed the legal structure for receipt of the
over these functions with the current NPFL directors acting as interim directors.                  fisheries at a meeting held in February 2006.
The allocation provides Ngati Porou with a very strong asset base from which to
lever further investments into the industry.
As 100% shareholder of Ngati Porou Fisheries Ltd, the runanga received an annual
profit dividend of $300,000. As in previous years, the majority of this shareholder
dividend was invested in annual marae grants, the Ngati Porou Calendar of Events
and awards to Ngati Porou young achievers. The runanga is still on track to re-
establish the Ngati Porou Education Fund set to mature in 2011.

Structure of fishing entity
                                                                                                            TE OHU KAIMOANA
      Ngati Porou                                                                    Ngati Porou marae
        adult members                       POROU ARIKI TRUST                                                                    quota shares

                                              (Mandated Iwi                                          appoint
                              Responsible      Organisation)                 give advice                                        Fisheries Ltd
    Runanga Trustees                                                                     Advisory Trustees
                                                                   has governance over

  Ngati Porou Fisheries Ltd                    Annual Catch Entitlement                         Ngati Porou Seafoods Ltd
     (fish operations)                               (ACE) Trader                                (Asset Holding Company)


This year has presented many challenges and several notable highlights for Ngati
Porou Fisheries Ltd (NPFL). The challenges arose as the fishing industry continued
to operate within an environment of rationalisation, consolidation, and cooperation
due to the high value of the New Zealand dollar, increasing operational costs
especially fuel costs, environmental concerns over bottom trawling, biosecurity
threats, TACC reductions in key species, and noticeable changes in seasonality for
some key species as a result of major climatic events.
Despite all this, NPFL’s financial result is a solid performance with a profit significantly
higher than budget. Ngati Porou also celebrated a significant milestone this
year with the receipt of the allocation of fisheries assets, the establishment and
mandating of the Porou Ariki Trust and of Ngati Porou Seafoods Ltd as the asset                         General manager Mark Ngata
holding company to protect and manage the assets.
The staff have also seen some changes with the appointment of Mark Ngata as                                                               HIGHLIGHTS
new general manager. Bobby Reedy gives us stability and continuity and we hope                            • Allocation of fisheries assets was a significant
to see Ngarangi Bidois back providing support and analysis once family priorities                                                                 milestone.
allow.                                                                                                      • Establishment of Porou Ariki Trust and Ngati
FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE                                                                                          Porou Seafoods Ltd to protect and manage
Ngati Porou Fisheries Ltd’s financial achievements for the year end 30 June 2006                                                                  the assets.
were measured as follows:                                                                                        • Improved financial performance against
REVENUE (net)                                                                                                      budget, despite TACC cuts in key revenue
Growth of $140,000 from $1.1m (budget) to $1.3m (actual)                                                    species, increased leasing costs via Te Ohu Kai
QUOTA COSTS                                                                                                 Moana and negative economic pressure from
Reduction of $97,000 from $442,000 (budget) to $345,000 (actual).                                                                             the high $NZ.
OPERATIONAL EXPENSES                                                                                           • Increased shareholder funds by $500,000.
Reduction of $141,000 from $674,000 (budget) to $533,000 (actual )                                                    • Expanded networks and knowledge
NET PROFIT SURPLUS                                                                                                  in aquaculture farming through visit to
Growth of $282,000 from $495,000 (budget) to $777,000 (actual)                                                operations in South Australia and Tasmania.
SHAREHOLDER ASSETS                                                                                                    • Continued development of strategic
Growth of $500,000 from $2.3m to $2.8m (fisheries settlement assets not included).                                  relationships with other Maori fisheries
Note: In reading these financial results, it should be noted that Ngati Porou Seafoods Limited                                                   businesses.
was established from April 2006. This resulted in some Ace revenue and operating costs being
accounted for within NPSL which has reduced NPFL net surplus result. The consolidated group
result reflects an overall increase in net revenue and profit against budget, while operating
expenditure was reduced.

                              Ngati Porou Fisheries Limited
                            Net Revenue & Cost Performance
                    NGATI POROU FISHERIES LTD – Net Revenue & Cost Performance
                                                                                          Quota Costs

                                                                                          Net Revenue
           800                                                                            Ops Exp

                  1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
                            Ngati Porou Fisheries Limited
                           Cash Investments Performance
         NGATI POROU FISHERIES LTD – Cash investments performance 2003-2006
                                      2003 - 2006



      1500                                                                         funds



                 2003             2004              2005             2006

DIVIDEND for 2006
NPFL is pleased to make a dividend payment of $300,000 (40% of Net Profit After
Tax) to the shareholder, Te Runanga o Ngati Porou, against a budget forecast of

NPFL is proud to support and be associated with ‘Nga Kohinga’ newsletter
publication which brings regular news to all Natis throughout the motu and the
‘Te Urunga ki Ngati Porou’ website register for students completing or achieving
tertiary qualifications and sectors of focus and interest for career networking.

With asset allocation and entities being established to protect and manage them,
key tasks to be completed include:
• gaining charitable tax status for Porou Ariki Trust and Ngati Porou Seafoods Ltd
• establishing company compliance structures and procedures for Porou Ariki
   Trust and Ngati Porou Seafoods Ltd                                                                             NPFL/NPSL DIRECTORS
• assisting with Advisory Trustee nomination and election process                                                  Whaimutu Dewes – Chairman
• gaining inshore asset allocation (approximate value $9m). This requires coastline                                                Bill Burdett
   agreements with neighbouring iwi.                                                                                              Dean Moana
                                                                                                   Mark Ngata (resigned in May 2006 to take up
FISHERIES MANAGEMENT                                                                                                             GM NPFL role)
Everyone is concerned about sustainable fisheries resources. In previous years NPFL                                          Kody Pewhairangi
has had limited access to the commercial stakeholder organisations that control                                                    Heni Poutu
commercial resources. Now Ngati Porou Seafoods is a quota owner, membership
to these forums is automatic. The company intends to be an influential member in
                                                                                                                         NPFL/NPSL STAFF
ensuring fisheries resources are managed in a sustainable manner.
                                                                                                     Ngarangi Bidois, General Manager to May 2006
                                                                                                                 Bobby Reedy, Office Administrator
                                                                                                      Mark Ngata, General Manager from May 2006

Directors Bill Burdett, Heni Poutu, Whaimutu Dewes, Dean Moana, Kody Pewhairangi
NPFL tautokos the Minister of Fisheries recent statement about ‘regional solutions
and input for regional problems’. This provides Ngati Porou with a significant
advantage as we are a key stakeholder in the commercial, recreational and
customary groups.
Developing a fisheries management plan that we all have input and management
responsibility for is essential towards successful sustainability. The alternative
– poor management practices, lack of communication and information, working in
different directions – is no longer an option.

The future sustainability and stability of our fisheries resources and financial
returns will depend significantly on improving our knowledge and understanding
of each marine species and the environment. This includes not only how and when
we harvest or what equipment we use, but also improving our knowledge of the
aquaculture and mari-culture sectors which are increasingly having an impact on
world seafood markets as wild fishery stocks globally continue to decline.

R&D Strategic Plan
NPFL received funding during the year to begin developing its research &
development strategy. This funded a Ngati Porou graduate student to research
the development of a kaimoana-based commercial business. NPFL thanks Lesley
McLeod (BSc.MAppSc) for her contribution towards developing this strategy
which has already had a significant influence on the company’s future direction.
The company wishes Lesley the best with her PhD degree at Victoria University,
Wellington. Kia kaha - kia maia - kia manawanui.

Australian Aquaculture Hikoi
In August 2005, several directors and the general manager visited various South
Australian aquaculture operations to acquire key knowledge and information
towards developing NPFL’s R&D strategy as well as extending networks for future
growth. The farming operations visited included eels, paua (abalone) and fish
(salmon) from the hatchery to the market.
Key points learned from the operators included:
• size does matter – most farms struggle to be profitable at less than 150 tonne per
  year production
• Victoria & South Australia have regulatory frameworks more compatible to
  marine farming (land or sea) than NZ
• development of farms to economic levels takes a lot of capital and requires
  extremely patient shareholders
• strategic relationships, including those with research institutions, are critical.     Eel and abalone farming in South Australia.

Rationalisation within the fishing industry is likely to continue for the next year at
least. However, every cloud has a silver lining and despite these difficult conditions
Ngati Porou Seafoods Group is positive about the future outlook as numerous
opportunities exist that must be identified and explored.
Ngati Porou Fisheries Ltd will remain separate from the Ngati Porou Seafoods
Group, owned by Porou Ariki Trust. The quota shares will be managed from now
on solely within that group and reporting will be to the whanau and hapu through
the trustee of the Porou Ariki Trust, Te Runanga o Ngati Porou, and the advisory
trustees appointed by the marae.
The establishment of Pakihiroa Farms Ltd at year’s end coupled with unacceptable
farms’ performance made for a year of mixed fortune for Pakihiroa and Puanga
stations. For the past few years, the Pakihiroa committee has recommended
the separation of the farming business from other runanga activities. This
recommendation took effect with operational management of Pakihiroa and
Puanga stations transferring to Pakihiroa Farms Ltd from 1 July 2006. The new Board
of Directors is confident returns will improve as a result. The farm assets, stock and
Puanga farm were transferred to PFL, which pays a lease to the runanga for using         Sheep high up on Pakihiroa
Pakihiroa. The runanga remains a 100 percent shareholder of the new company.

With a freehold market value of $1.2m, Puanga was brought into the 2005-06 books
in advance of its sale and transfer to PFL. The benefit of this move was that a net
surplus of $766,917 was recorded instead of what would have been a net operating
loss of $438,083.
This loss reflects the year’s numerous challenges. A change in stock policy from
a 35:65 to a 65:35 sheep to cattle had a negative impact in the short term with
reduced revenue and fewer sheep sales. However, this and other major strategic
decisions are expected to provide long-term benefits.
Other challenges included the unexpected 20 percent slump in lamb prices,
compared to the previous year, and continued poor returns from wool. Challenging
climatic conditions caused damage to the land and contributed to high sheep
losses and high investment in repairs and maintenance. Appropriate decision-
making was impaired by difficulties in accessing timely and reliable information.
Additional costs arose as the committee monitored current farm performance
                                                                                         Pakihiroa Farm manager Regan Poi.
and drove the establishment of PFL as the best option for improving financial
performance and accountability.
The committee acknowledges these challenges and accepts that the Pakihiroa
and Puanga performance, both on and off-farm, was unacceptable for all involved
in the business. Various measures have been put in place to ensure the improved
performance of management and staff and to ensure the business is better able to
manage issues faced during the year.
The challenges also spurred the committee and the runanga to establish PFL
and farm management was transferred on 1 July 2006. This separation of the
runanga’s farming operations will provide greater transparency and performance           Pakihiroa directors around the board table.

OPERATIONAL OVERVIEW                                                                      Sheep                       2006    2005 2004
Farm production performance                                                               lambing %                   115     131      131
Farm production was sound but slightly down on the previous year. However,                lambs bred (docked)         4635    4937     4393
sheep stock losses were abnormally high due to weather-related delays in shearing         sheep losses %              11.5    1.89     3.4
leading to fly strike.
Climate                                                                                   calving %                   85      87       88
An excellent start to the season with a mild winter and greater than normal spring        calves bred                 506     488      547
grass cover was thwarted by a particularly wet start to summer. The rain persisted        cattle losses %             0.4     3.89     0.98
with flooding in October and November and damage to the region’s hill country.
Exceptional pasture growth recorded on both stations provided a surplus of feed.
But pastures quickly lost quality resulting in reduced live-weight gains in stock.
Moist summer weather contributed to stock health problems including facial
eczema, barber’s pole and flystrike in sheep and particularly young lambs.

Market performance
Lamb prices finished the 2005-06 season lower than expected due to the Kiwi dollar
remaining higher for longer than anticipated. The initial outlook of $61.50 a head
was revised to $57. Pakihiroa received an average $55 a head compared to $63 the
previous year (15 percent reduction). However, sales volumes were significantly
down compared to the previous year with almost 2000 fewer sales.
Lamb prices are expected to return to 2005 levels in the coming year.
Cattle prices were relatively stable and, subject to exchange rates, the forecast for
the coming year is positive.

Farm development
Pakihiroa continued its investment in the land to address the continual erosion and
conservation requirements. Over $187,000 was spent on East Coast Forest Project
                                                                                         As new tracks evolve, so the forests grow – for
tree planting, conservation fencing, track maintenance and fertiliser application.
                                                                                         production forestry and river gullies conservation.
While the ECFP funding should encourage completion of tree planting or land
retirement on high risk land, this project has its own challenges and financial risks,
such as the non-recovery of investment.

Supervision and staffing
Lance Rickard (PGG Wrightson Consulting) continued to provide overall farm
supervision and support to staff with day-to-day affairs managed by Regan Poi
at Pakihiroa and Mo Koia at Puanga. The committee appreciates the efforts of
the supervisor and staff and thanks retiring Pakihiroa fencer Pat Boyle for his
                                                                                         Pakihiroa farm manager Regan Poi among poles
Financial overview                                                                       planted for conservation purposes.

Expenditure for farming operations was up about $190,000 on previous years. One-
off expenses expected to see benefits in the future include East Coast Forest Project
Planting ($46,000), heifer grazing contract ($66,000), and fencing($30,000).
Capital structure
The committee was not able to repay runanga loans in full
                                                             Financial summary                   2007           2006        2005         2004
from operating cash flows this year but the business made
                                                                                              forecast         actual      actual       actual
principal loan repayments of about $80,000. PFL has since
                                                             Gross farm income                778,723        421,528     732,867     796,036
refinanced its borrowing facilities with the Bank of New
                                                             Total expenses                   662,933        859,659     669,258     668,524
Zealand and in October 2006 repaid in full its loans to the
runanga.                                                     Other income                            –            49          20           92
Other matters                                                Net operating surplus/(loss)    $115,790 ($438,352)         $63,629 $127,604
Pakihiroa supported various initiatives beneficial to the Revaluation of Puanga                      -      $1.205m             -              -
East Coast farming community including taking part in the Net operating surplus/(deficit)    $115,790      $766,918      $63,629 $127,604
Tapuaeroa Project, aimed at improving farm production and
improved value chain “from plate to consumer”; the Sheep For
Profit management practice programme involving six other farms, and the Ngati
Porou Landowners Forum which includes a research and development strategy.

In line with corporate structure demands, the PFL board has adopted a more
commercial approach to expenditure and investment decisions. It forecasts first-
year earnings before interest and tax of $180,000 with growing returns in future
years. The corporate approach is expected to benefit both its runanga shareholder
and the PFL business.
For the year ended 30 June 2006

                                  CONTENTS                             PAGE

                                  TRUSTEES’ RESPONSIBILITY STATEMENT     34
                                  FINANCIAL STATEMENTS
                                  Statement of Financial Performance     35
                                  Statement of Movements in Equity       36
                                  Statement of Financial Position        37
                                  Statement of Cash Flows                38
                                  Statement of Accounting Policies       40
                                  Notes to the Financial Statements      42

                                  AUDIT REPORT                           49

Te Runanga o Ngati Porou and Group
TRUSTEES’ RESPONSIBILITY STATEMENT for the year ended 30 June 2006

The trustees are responsible for the preparation, in accordance with New Zealand
law and generally accepted accounting practice, of financial statements which give
a true and fair view of the financial position of Te Runanga o Ngati Porou and group
as at 30 June 2006 and the results of their operations and cash flows for the year
ended 30 June 2006.

The Trustees consider that the financial statements of Te Runanga o Ngati Porou and
group have been prepared using accounting policies appropriate to Te Runanga
o Ngati Porou and group, consistently applied and supported by reasonable and
prudent judgement and estimates, and that all applicable financial reporting
standards have been followed.

The trustees have responsibility for ensuring proper accounting records have been
kept which enable, with reasonable accuracy, the determination of the financial
position of Te Runanga o Ngati Porou and group and enable them to ensure that
the financial statements comply with the Financial Reporting Act 1993.

The trustees have responsibility for maintenance of a system of internal control
designed to provide reasonable assurance as to the integrity and reliability of
financial reporting. The trustees consider that adequate steps have been taken to
safeguard the assets of Te Runanga o Ngati Porou and group and to prevent and
detect fraud and other irregularities.

The trustees are pleased to present the financial statements of Te Runanga o Ngati
Porou and group for the year ended 30 June 2006. The financial statements and
group financial statements for Te Runanga o Ngati Porou for the year ended 30 June
2006 on pages 35 to 48 were authorised for issue on 13 November 2006.

For and on behalf of the Trustees

A Mahuika                               S Parata
Chairman                                Deputy Chairman
Te Runanga o Ngati Porou and Group
STATEMENT OF FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE for the year ended 30 June 2006

                                         NOTE        GROUP           PARENT       GROUP               PARENT
Revenue                                               2006             2006        2005                 2005
Dividend Income – NPFL                                    -      300,000              -             616,000
Farm Livestock Holding Gain                1            274          274          1,657               1,657
Farming Income                                      704,342      704,342        800,622             800,622
Gain on sale of Puanga Station             2      1,205,000    1,205,000              -                   -
Interest Income                                     285,834       78,671        223,859              85,574
Net Fishing Income                         3      1,294,933            -      1,360,703                   -
Rental Income                                        34,940       34,940         27,026              27,026
Service Contracts and Grants               4      2,813,774    2,813,774      3,136,797           3,136,797
Sundry Income                                       118,027      118,027         90,860              97,000
TOKM Fishing Allocation to Ngati Porou     5     29,429,529            -              -                   -

TOTAL REVENUE                                    35,886,653    5,255,028      5,641,524           4,764,676

Audit Fees                                           47,725       31,725         34,450              30,950
Bad and Doubtful Debts                     6         39,271       39,271         (3,305)             (3,305)
Depreciation                               7        248,092      242,501        171,553             167,290
Directors’ Fees (incl consulting fees)     8        158,981            -        152,265                    -
Farming Expenses                                    743,178      743,178        422,908             422,908
Impairment of Investment                   9              -            -         70,586                    -
Interest Expense                                     52,941       52,866         28,930              28,930
Koha                                                 13,316       13,316         33,995              33,745
Marae and other grants given              10        314,001      314,001        552,041             552,041
Operating Lease Expenses                             82,055       82,055         25,821              16,749
Other Operating Expenses                          1,901,585    1,623,964      2,248,439           2,116,209
Staff Expenses                                    1,877,165    1,722,336      1,991,809           1,863,231
Trustees’ Fees                                       82,931       82,931         63,403              63,403

TOTAL EXPENSES                                    5,561,241    4,948,144      5,792,895           5,292,151

NET SURPLUS/(DEFICIT)                           $30,325,412    $306,884       $(151,371)          $(527,475)

The accompanying Statement of Accounting Policies and Notes to the Financial Statements form an
integral part of these Financial Statements.
Te Runanga o Ngati Porou and Group
STATEMENT OF MOVEMENTS IN EQUITY for the year ended 30 June 2006

                                     NOTE        GROUP                PARENT       GROUP             PARENT
                                                  2006                  2006        2005               2005

TOTAL OPENING EQUITY                          7,665,663            5,827,617    7,817,034         6,355,092

Net Surplus/(Deficit) for the Year           30,325,412             306,884     (151,371)         (527,475)

TOTAL CLOSING EQUITY                        $37,991,075        $6,134,501      $7,665,663        $5,827,617

Closing Retained Earnings                    36,492,217            4,635,643    6,166,805         4,328,759
Asset Revaluation Reserve                       282,902              282,902      282,902           282,902
Capital Reserve Account – Farms               1,215,956            1,215,956    1,215,956         1,215,956

TOTAL CLOSING EQUITY                        $37,991,075        $6,134,501      $7,665,663        $5,827,617

The accompanying Statement of Accounting Policies and Notes to the Financial Statements form an integral part
of these Financial Statements.
Te Runanga o Ngati Porou and Group

                                     NOTE        GROUP          PARENT            GROUP               PARENT
                                                  2006            2006             2005                 2005
Current Assets
Westpac Bank Accounts                         5,788,467        372,549        3,350,156             933,771
Sundry Debtors                                  463,632        426,090          627,527             620,043
Related Parties Sundry Debtors        12              -      1,885,000                -               5,861
Prepayments                                       3,704          3,704            7,000               7,000
Property Intended for Disposal                        -              -           87,157              87,157

TOTAL CURRENT ASSETS                          6,255,803      2,687,343        4,071,840            1,653,832

Non Current Assets
Ngati Porou Fisheries Ltd             16              -        555,182                -              555,182
Ngati Porou Seafoods Ltd              16              -              -                -                    -
Livestock                              1      1,369,618      1,369,618        1,369,344            1,369,344
Fishing quota                          5     10,181,127              -                -                    -
AFL income shares                      5     16,886,280              -                -                    -
Mana Enterprise Loan Portfolio        13              -              -           36,778               36,778
Advance - TWWONP                                 55,000         55,000           55,000               55,000
Property, Plant and Equipment         11      4,178,971      2,317,230        2,951,698            2,935,315

TOTAL NON CURRENT ASSETS                     32,670,996      4,297,030        4,412,820            4,951,619

TOTAL ASSETS                                $38,926,799     $6,984,373       $8,484,660           $6,605,451

Current Liabilities
GST Payable                                     83,270         61,374            42,184              38,804
Sundry Creditors                               460,954        396,998           649,085             611,302
Employee Entitlements                           71,243         71,243            55,819              55,819
Income in Advance                              111,414        111,414            28,076              28,076
Hire Purchase (current)               14         8,843          8,843            13,290              13,290
Other liabilities                                    -              -            21,700              21,700

TOTAL CURRENT LIABILITIES                      735,724        649,872           810,154             768,991

Non Current Liabilities
Hire Purchase (non-current)           14             -              -             8,843                8,843
Westpac Term Loan                     15       200,000        200,000                 -                    -

TOTAL NON CURRENT LIABILITIES                  200,000        200,000             8,843               8,843

EQUITY                                       37,991,075      6,134,501        7,665,663            5,827,617

TOTAL FUNDS EMPLOYED                        $38,926,799     $6,984,373       $8,484,660           $6,605,451

The accompanying Statement of Accounting Policies and Notes to the Financial Statements form an
integral part of these Financial Statements.
Te Runanga o Ngati Porou and Group
STATEMENT OF CASH FLOWS for the year ended 30 June 2006

                                          NOTE        GROUP       PARENT           GROUP             PARENT
                                                       2006         2006            2005               2005
Cash was provided from:
                Grants and Contract Income        2,803,428    2,772,153       2,939,644          2,933,783
                             Fishing Quota        1,279,639            -       1,406,716                  -
                          Dividend Income                 -      300,000               -            866,000
                                       Farm         994,461      994,461         598,612            598,612
                                      Other         152,967      152,967         117,886            124,026
                                    Interest        268,588       73,325         223,828             90,977
                     TOKM Allocation (cash)       2,362,122            -               -                  -

                                                  7,861,205    4,292,906       5,286,686          4,613,398

Cash was applied to:
                   Payments to suppliers and
                        operating expenses        3,445,666    3,019,256       3,174,666          2,925,457
          Payments to employees & trustees        1,944,672    1,789,843       2,112,173          1,933,594
                                         GST        (41,086)     (22,570)         (2,480)           (29,010)
                                    Interest          52,941       52,866         28,930              28,930

                                                  5,402,193    4,839,395       5,313,289          4,858,971

OPERATING ACTIVITIES                        17    2,459,012    (546,489)         (26,603)         (245,573)

Cash was provided from:
                Mana Principal Repayments             5,322        5,322          32,910             32,910
                             Sale of Assets           7,504        7,504          19,787             19,787

                                                     12,826       12,826          52,697             52,697

Cash was applied to:
                       Purchase of Fixed Assets    198,547      192,579          170,104           163,920
                            TWWONP Advance               -            -           55,000            55,000

                                                   198,547      192,579          225,104           218,920

INVESTING ACTIVITIES                              (185,721)    (179,753)        (172,407)         (166,223)

The accompanying Statement of Accounting Policies and Notes to the Financial Statements form an integral part
of these Financial Statements.
Te Runanga o Ngati Porou and Group
STATEMENT OF CASH FLOWS for the year ended 30 June 2006

                                                      GROUP       PARENT         GROUP              PARENT
                                                       2006         2006          2005                2005
Cash was provided from:
                    Hire Purchase Activities              -           -          17,685             17,685
                       Loans and Advances           200,000     200,000               -                  -
                                                    200,000     200,000          17,685             17,685

Cash was applied to:
                       Hire Purchase Activities      13,280      13,280           4,447              4,447
                             Other borrowings        21,700      21,700               -                  -
                                                     34,980      34,980           4,447              4,447

FINANCING ACTIVITIES                                165,020     165,020          13,238             13,238

NET INCREASE/(DECREASE) IN CASH HELD               2,438,311   (561,222)      (185,772)           (398,558)
Add: Opening balance of cash                       3,350,156     933,771      3,535,928           1,332,329

CLOSING BALANCE OF CASH                           $5,788,467   $372,549      $3,350,156           $933,771

The accompanying Statement of Accounting Policies and Notes to the Financial Statements form an
integral part of these Financial Statements.
Te Runanga o Ngati Porou and Group
STATEMENT OF ACCOUNTING POLICIES for the year ended 30 June 2006

       The reporting entity is Te Runanga o Ngati Porou. Financial statements presented here are for Te Runanga o Ngati Porou
       and the consolidated financial statements of the Group comprising Te Runanga o Ngati Porou and its subsidiaries.

       Te Runanga o Ngati Porou operates as a Maori Trust Board in accordance with the Maori Trust Boards Act 1955. The
       financial statements have been prepared in accordance with the requirements of the Maori Trust Boards Act 1955 and
       the Financial Reporting Act 1993. The general accounting policies recognised as appropriate for the measurement
       and reporting of earnings and financial position on a historical basis are followed, except for Pakihiroa Station which is
       included at valuation at purchase date and livestock which are valued at current market values. The reporting currency
       is New Zealand dollars. Reliance is placed on the fact that Te Runanga o Ngati Porou is a going concern.

       The specific accounting policies used in the preparation of the financial statements are as follows:
       Consolidated Financial Statements
       The consolidated financial statements comprise Te Runanga o Ngati Porou (the “parent”), its subsidiaries and other
       controlled entities where Te Runanga o Ngati Porou meets the control tests of FRS 37: Consolidating Investments in
       Subsidiaries (the “group”).
       Consolidation of Subsidiary and Other Entities
       Subsidiaries and other entities are those entities controlled by Te Runanga o Ngati Porou. The group financial statements
       incorporate the financial statements of the parent and its subsidiaries and other entities, which have been consolidated
       using the purchase method. The results of any subsidiaries that become or cease to be part of the group during the year
       are consolidated from the date that control commenced or until the date that control ceased.
       All inter-entity transactions, balances and unrealised gains are eliminated on consolidation.
       Revenue Recognition
       Government grants are recognised as revenue when eligibility for grants has been established by the grantor agency.
       Fishing Quota income is recognised when cash is received or receivable for the lease of quota irrespective of the fishing
       season to which it relates. Interest is recognised as accrued. Other income is recognised when goods or services are
       Property, Plant and Equipment
       Property, plant and equipment are recorded at cost less accumulated depreciation except Pakihiroa Station which is
       included at the valuation at the date of settlement. It is not the policy of Te Runanga o Ngati Porou to revalue this farm
       as there are restrictions to the title of the land. The land and buildings were recorded at net current values as at 30 June
       1993 by an independent registered valuer, Andrew Warren and Associates. Subsequent additions to the station have
       been recorded at cost. All assets except land and the woodlot have been depreciated.
       For accounting purposes, depreciation is calculated on a diminishing value basis, which will write off the cost or
       revaluation of the assets evenly over their expected useful lives. The following rates have been applied:
       Buildings                  2.5% - 4%                 Motor Vehicles            8% - 26%
       Building Improvements 12% - 33%                      Plant and Machinery       3% - 50%
       Office Equipment                                     Furniture and Fittings 3% - 40%
       - Computer Equipment 33% - 40%
       - Other Equipment         10% - 40%
       Accounts Receivable
       Accounts receivable are valued at net realisable value.
       Investments are valued at the lower of cost or net realisable value.
Te Runanga o Ngati Porou and Group
STATEMENT OF ACCOUNTING POLICIES for the year ended 30 June 2006

      Livestock is valued at estimated market values as at 30 June 2006 by an independent registered valuer, Williams & Kettle
      Ltd, Ruatoria. Changes in value of existing productive livestock are recorded as a holding gain or loss and are recorded
      in the Statement of Financial Performance.
      Fishing quota
      Fish quota has been recorded at fair value on recognition. Fair value has been determined by the trustees based on the
      “income-earning potential” of the quota using the Discounted Cash Flow approach.
      Fish quota will not be depreciated but will be reviewed annually by the trustees for Impairment.
      Investment in Aotearoa Fisheries Limited (AFL) Income Shares
      Investment in Aotearoa Fisheries Limited (AFL) Shares has been recorded at fair value on recognition. Fair value has
      been determined by the trustees in accordance with FRS-36 (Accounting for Acquisitions Resulting in Combinations of
      Entities or Operations) using a Net Tangible Asset backing methodology taking into account the restrictions over the
      shares including lack of control, voting rights and liquidity. The investment in AFL shares will be reviewed annually by
      the trustees for Impairment.
      Mana Loan Portfolio
      Mana loans are stated at expected realisable value after allowance for doubtful debts.
      Dividends are recognised in the financial year in which they are authorised and approved by the Board of Directors of
      the subsidiary entities.
       Statement of Cash Flows
       The Statement of Cash Flows has been prepared exclusive of GST, which is consistent with the method used in the
       Statement of Financial Performance.
       The following definitions have been used for the preparation of the Statement of Cash Flows:
       (i) Cash includes coins, notes, demand deposits or highly liquid investments for which there is a recognised ready
             market and which are unconditionally convertible to coins and notes at the board’s option within no more than
             two working days and which the board regards as part of its day-to-day cash management.
       (ii) Operating Activities include all transactions and other events that are not investing or financing activities.
       (iii) Investing Activities are those activities relating to the acquisition, holding and disposal of fixed assets and of
             investments such as securities, not falling within the definition of cash.
       (iv) Financing Activities are those activities which result in changes in the size and composition of the capital structure
             of the board, both equity and debt not falling within the definition of cash.
       Te Runanga o Ngati Porou and Group (as a Charitable Organisation) is exempt from Income Tax.
      Goods and Services Tax
      The financial statements have been prepared stating all income and expenditure items exclusive of GST, except
      accounts receivable and accounts payable which are GST inclusive.
      Finance Leases
      Leases under which Te Runanga o Ngati Porou and Group assume substantially all the risks and rewards of ownership
      are classified as finance leases and are capitalised. The finance charge is allocated to periods during the lease term so
      as to produce a constant period rate of interest on the outstanding balance of the liability for each period.
      Operating Leases
      Operating lease rentals are recognised evenly over the expected period of benefit to Te Runanga o Ngati Porou and
      Comparative Figures
      Comparative information has been reclassified, where necessary, to achieve consistency in disclosure with the current year.

      Fishing quota and Investment in AFL shares.
      These assets are new this year as a result of the TOKM fishing allocation. As a result Te Runanga o Ngati Porou
      has implemented new accounting policies (refer above). There have been no other changes in accounting
      policies. All accounting policies have been applied on bases consistent with the previous year.                        41
Te Runanga o Ngati Porou and Group
NOTES TO THE FINANCIAL STATEMENTS for the year ended 30 June 2006

       Grants/contract income from public funding agencies is comprised as follows:
                                                  GROUP 2006          PARENT 2006          GROUP 2005            PARENT 2005
       Sheep Market Values                          642,498             642,498           508,404               508,404
       Cattle Market Values                         727,120             727,120           860,940               860,940
       Total livestock                           $1,369,618          $1,369,618        $1,369,344            $1,369,344
       Total Holding Gain/(Loss)                       $274                $274            $1,657                 $1,657
       Holding Gain
       The farm livestock holding gain of $274 (2005: $1,657) represents the movement in market livestock values (Pakihiroa
       and Puanga Stations) from one year to the next.

       Market Values
       Sheep and cattle on Pakihiroa and Puanga Stations were independently valued by Williams & Kettle Ltd (Ruatoria)
       consistent with previous years. This livestock was sold to Pakihiroa Farms Limited after 30 June 2006 at these market

2.     GAIN ON SALE OF PUANGA STATION TO PFL      GROUP 2006          PARENT 2006          GROUP 2005            PARENT 2005
       Puanga Station land, woodlot & buildings 1,845,000              1,845,000              640,000               640,000
       Increase in value of Puanga Station     $1,205,000             $1,205,000                    -                     -

       During the year Te Runanga o Ngati Porou, working through the Farm Committee, progressed the establishment of a
       100% wholly owned subsidiary, Pakihiroa Farms Limited (PFL) to manage the farming activities. Te Runanga o Ngati
       Porou agreed to transfer its farming assets (excluding Pakihiroa Station which will be leased to PFL) and liabilities to
       PFL at market values.
       Puanga Station has previously been recorded in the financial statements as cost price ($640,000) and the $1,205,000
       gain on sale of Puanga Station reflects the increase in the value of Puanga Station.
       The transfer of assets was approved prior to year end. However, formal settlement of the $1,845,000 owing by Pakihiroa
       Farms Limited to Te Runanga o Ngati Porou was completed on 16 October 2006. The remaining assets and liabilities
       were transferred after year end as per Note 22.

3.     NET FISHING INCOME                         GROUP 2006          PARENT 2006          GROUP 2005            PARENT 2005
       Gross ACE Income                            1,754,145                    -           1,710,043                      -
       Less: Resource Costs                          459,212                    -             349,340                      -

       Net Fishing Income                         $1,294,933                               $1,360,703                      -

      Net Fishing Income reflects the ACE (Annual Catch Entitlement) Quota Trading Income for the year earned by Ngati
      Porou Fisheries Limited and Ngati Porou Seafoods Limited before company operating expenses.

4.     SERVICE CONTRACTS AND GRANTS               GROUP 2006          PARENT 2006          GROUP 2005            PARENT 2005
       Department of Child Youth & Family Services          -            604,836                     -     1,050,282
       Housing Corporation of NZ                            -            559,906                     -       492,643
       Ministry of Education                                -            234,862                     -       362,727
       Ministry of Health                                   -            171,106                     -       153,800
       Ministry of Justice                                  -            138,634                     -       161,444
       Ministry of Maori Development                        -            416,987                     -       742,265
       Ministry of Social Development                       -            498,776                     -        35,851
       Other Contracts and grants received                  -            188,667                     -       137,785
       Total Service Contracts and Grants                   -         $2,813,774                          $3,136,797
       Te Runanga o Ngati Porou is contracted by a wide range of Government and Non-Government entities to provide a
       range of services, primarily to Ngati Porou whanau living in the East Coast and Gisborne.
Te Runanga o Ngati Porou and Group
NOTES TO THE FINANCIAL STATEMENTS for the year ended 30 June 2006

      On 31 March 2006, Te Ohu Kai Moana Trustee Limited (TOKM) approved Te Runanga o Ngati Porou‘s Mandated Iwi
      Organisation (MIO) status, and an allocation of Fish Quota, Quota Shortfall Cash, Aotearoa Fisheries Limited (AFL) Shares
      and other Cash was transferred at the following values:
                                                    GROUP 2006          PARENT 2006           GROUP 2005            PARENT 2005
       Cash and interest                            2,127,917                     -                     -                     -
       Quota shortfall cash                           234,205                     -                     -                     -
       Fish Quota                                  11,225,319                     -                     -                     -
       AFL shares                                  22,515,040                     -                     -                     -
       Total settlement                           $36,102,481                     -                     -                     -
       These assets have been initially recognised by the Group at the following fair values:
       Cash and interest                           2,127,917                   -                        -                     -
       Quota shortfall cash                          234,205                   -                        -                     -
       Fish Quota                                 10,181,127                   -                        -                     -
       AFL shares                                 16,886,280                   -                        -                     -
       Total TOKM allocation recognised          $29,429,529                   -                        -                     -

       Fishing Entity Structures
       The TOKM allocation assets have been recognised in the Te Runanga o Ngati Porou financial statements reflecting Te
       Runanga o Ngati Porou Trustees as the Responsible Trustee for Porou Ariki Trust (established to form the functions of the
       Mandated Iwi Organisation – MIO). Porou Ariki Trust has a 100% shareholding in Ngati Porou Seafoods Limited (Asset
       Holding Company). Upon allocation:
       • Porou Ariki Trust received the cash from Te Ohu Kaimoana and
       • NPSL received the Quota, Quota Shortfall Cash and Aotearoa Fisheries Limited Income Shares.
       Recognition of Allocation as a Revenue Receipt rather than as a Capital Receipt
       Consistent with New Zealand Generally Accepted Accounting Practice, the trustees of Te Runanga o Ngati Porou have
       determined the allocation of fishing settlement assets is a revenue receipt rather than a capital receipt. Recognition of
       the allocation assets as a revenue receipt is a financial reporting requirement. These financial reporting requirements
       do not detract from Te Runanga o Ngati Porou’s position that these allocation assets have always belonged to Ngati
       Porou and have been returned to the iwi.
       Annual Review of TOKM Allocation Assets Carrying Values
       Generally Accepted Accounting Practice requires an annual review of the carrying values of the Quota and Aotearoa
       Fisheries Limited Income Shares for impairment. With Ngati Porou having received allocation within three months of year-
       end (30 June 2006) there is little publicly-available financial information and trading history to inform a robust valuation
       process. Te Runanga o Ngati Porou in conjunction with the board of Ngati Porou Seafoods Ltd (Asset Holding Company)
       and professional advisers (Actuaries and Accountants) undertook a detailed review of carrying values as at 30 June 2006
       and determined that the following approaches were to be taken over the valuations of assets as at 30 June 2006:
       • Using a discounted cash-flow valuation methodology and an 8% discount rate, the TOKM quota values should be
          written-down (prior to initial recognition) by approximately $1 million as at 30 June 2006 to reflect the income
          earning potential of the quota to Ngati Porou
       • Using a net tangible assets valuation methodology, the TOKM AFL Income Share values assigned should be written-
          down by approximately $5.6 million (or 25%) to reflect the inability to generate returns to Ngati Porou until
          approximately 2009/2010 and the various restrictions attached to these shares such as no voting rights and no
          ability to sell the income shares.
       Valuation of these assets within a new and evolving environment (especially the AFL Income Shares)
       required the exercise of considerable judgement and the Trustees believe the fair values recognised for
       these assets as at 30 June 2006 is prudent.

Te Runanga o Ngati Porou and Group
NOTES TO THE FINANCIAL STATEMENTS for the year ended 30 June 2006

                                                             GROUP 2006   PARENT 2006        GROUP 2005             PARENT 2005
      Bad and doubtful debts                          39,271             39,271              (3,305)              (3,305)
      During the year, the provision for doubtful debts on Mana Loans was increased to match the outstanding principal and
      interest. This was seen as prudent and reflects the intention to wind up the activity of the Mana Loan Portfolio next
      year (2006/07).

7.    DEPRECIATION                                           GROUP 2006   PARENT 2006        GROUP 2005             PARENT 2005
      Buildings                                                 32,921       32,931             26,383                  26,383
      Taonga                                                    18,321       18,321             19,285                  19,285
      Motor Vehicles                                            44,173       44,173             56,069                  56,069
      Office Equipment                                         104,565       99,931             49,443                  45,901
`     Furniture & Fittings                                       6,403        5,436              6,455                   5,734
      Plant & Equipment                                          7,918        7,918              8,167                   8,167
      Hire Purchase Assets                                       4,613        4,613              3,822                   3,822
      Assets held for Resale                                         -            -              1,929                   1,929
      Depreciation                                            $218,914     $213,323           $171,553                $167,290
      Assets written-off                                        29,178       29,178                  -                       -
      Total Depreciation and Assets written-off               $248,092     $242,501           $171,553                $167,290

8.    DIRECTORS’ FEES (including director consulting fees)   GROUP 2006   PARENT 2006        GROUP 2005             PARENT 2005
      Total Directors’ Costs                                   158,981                          152,265

      Included within total directors’ costs are payments to individual directors of:
      W Dewes (Chairman)                                  10,000                    -              10,000                       -
      W Burdett                                            8,000                    -               8,000                       -
      D Moana                                              8,000                    -               8,000                       -
      M Ngata (resigned 9 May 2006)                        6,667                    -               8,000                       -
      K Pewhairangi                                        8,000                    -               8,000                       -
      H Poutu                                              8,000                    -               8,000                       -
      Total Directors’ Fees                             $48,667                     -             $50,000                       -
      W Dewes (Consultancy Fees)                          67,129                    -              72,441                       -
      Total Directors and Consulting Fees              $115,796                     -           $122,441                        -
      Directors’ Fees relate to Ngati Porou Fisheries Ltd. No Directors’ Fees were paid by Ngati Porou Seafoods Ltd for the period
      ended 30 June 2006. The Board of Ngati Porou Fisheries Ltd and Ngati Porou Seafoods Ltd approved payment of consultancy
      fees to the Chairman (W Dewes) for additional services provided to the companies outside the scope of the Chairman.
9.    IMPAIRMENT OF INVESTMENT                               GROUP 2006   PARENT 2006        GROUP 2005             PARENT 2005
      Nga Hukatai Limited                                  -                   -                     -              70,586
      During 2005 Te Runanga o Ngati Porou transferred an investment of $70,586 in Nga Hukatai Ltd to Ngati Porou Hukatai
      Ltd (NPHL). NPHL is 100% owned by Ngati Porou Fisheries Ltd, which in turn is 100% owned by Te Runanga o Ngati
      Porou. The shares transferred to NPHL comprised 17% of total capital in Nga Hukatai Ltd. The investment in Nga Hukatai
      Ltd became impaired and was subsequently written off for a loss of $70,586. No further write-downs have been incurred
      in 2006. Ngati Porou Hukatai Ltd has not traded in 2005 or 2006. No further investment has been made in 2006.
10.   MARAE AND OTHER GRANTS GIVEN                           GROUP 2006   PARENT 2006        GROUP 2005             PARENT 2005
      Marae Grants                                  250,000              250,000            343,000                  343,000
      Ngati Porou activities & other grants          49,001               49,001            194,041                  194,041
      Ngati Porou East Coast Rugby                   15,000               15,000             15,000                    15,000
      Total Marae and Other Grants Given           $314,001             $314,001           $552,041                $552,041
      Te Runanga o Ngati Porou has largely distributed its annual dividend received from Ngati Porou Fisheries Ltd of $300,000
      (2005: $616,000) back into the Ngati Porou Community through the above Marae and Other Grants.
Te Runanga o Ngati Porou and Group
NOTES TO THE FINANCIAL STATEMENTS for the year ended 30 June 2006

11.   PROPERTY, PLANT AND EQUIPMENT            GROUP 2006         PARENT 2006         GROUP 2005           PARENT 2005
      Freehold land and woodlot
      At Cost                                   2,386,148            732,767          1,348,767             1,348,767
                                               $2,386,148           $732,767         $1,348,767            $1,348,767
      At Cost                                   1,425,471           1,233,852          1,151,162            1,151,162
      Accumulated Depreciation                    371,599             371,599            316,928              316,928
                                               $1,053,872           $862,253           $834,234             $834,234
      Plant and Equipment
      At Cost                                     93,254              93,254            138,331               129,905
      Accumulated Depreciation                    78,877              78,877             92,255                91,007
                                                 $14,377             $14,377            $46,076               $38,898
      Furniture and Fittings
      At Cost                                     62,605              54,501             99,213                93,344
      Accumulated Depreciation                    35,345              33,526             54,271                53,436
                                                 $27,260             $20,975            $44,942               $39,908
      Office Equipment
      At Cost                                    591,668             571,811            634,504               626,696
      Accumulated Depreciation                   414,564             405,163            530,331               526,694
                                                $177,104            $166,648           $104,173              $100,002
      Motor vehicle
      At Cost                                    347,304             347,304            409,475               409,475
      Accumulated Depreciation                   196,843             196,843            237,167               237,167
                                                $150,461            $150,461           $172,308              $172,308
      Hire Purchase Assets
      At Cost                                     27,724              27,724             40,163                40,163
      Accumulated Depreciation                     6,630               6,630              6,046                 6,046
                                                 $21,094             $21,094            $34,117               $34,117
      At Cost                                    499,026             499,026            499,126               499,126
      Accumulated Depreciation                   150,371             150,371            132,045               132,045
                                                $348,655            $348,655           $367,081              $367,081

      Total                                   $4,178,971          $2,317,230         $2,951,698            $2,935,315

      The most recent rating valuations of land and buildings dated 30 September 2005 are as follows:
      • Onepoto Road, Hicks Bay                                 249,000
      • Barry Avenue, Ruatoria (TRONP)                          186,000
      • Hekiera Road, Ruatoria (Whare Wananga)                  318,000
      • 144 Waiomatatini Road, Ruatoria (Tourism Building) 35,000
      • 195 Wainui Road, Gisborne (Porou Ariki)                 193,000
      • 199 Wainui Road, Gisborne (Hamoterangi)                 146,000
      • Pakihiroa Station (Title Restrictions)                5,110,000
      • Puanga Station (Freehold)                             1,775,000
      Tyndall Road Property
      In October 1996, Te Runanga o Ngati Porou received title to a property in Tyndall Road, Gisborne from what was
      previously the Department of Land and Survey Information (DOSLI). The title was received by the runanga on behalf
      of Te Reo o Te Iwi Kokiri, as Te Reo o Te Iwi Kokiri was still in the process of becoming a separate legal entity.
      It is still undecided which entity will ultimately hold title to the property. As the runanga is only holding
      the property until the ultimate beneficiary is determined it has not recognised the property in its financial

Te Runanga o Ngati Porou and Group
NOTES TO THE FINANCIAL STATEMENTS for the year ended 30 June 2006

      Amounts outstanding between Te Runanga o Ngati Porou and related parties are:
                                                   GROUP 2006         PARENT 2006          GROUP 2005            PARENT 2005
      Pakihiroa Farms Limited                               -          1,845,000                     -                    -
      Ngati Porou Fisheries Limited                         -             40,000                     -                5,861
      Total Related Parties Sundry Debtors                  -         $1,885,000                     -               $5,861

      The Pakihiroa Farms Limited sundry debtor was settled after 30 June 2006 as part of the transfer of assets and liabilities
      relating to the farming activities from Te Runanga o Ngati Porou to Pakihiroa Farms Limited. The consideration was the
      issue of shares for the net market value of assets transferred.

13.   MANA ENTERPRISE LOAN PORTFOLIO               GROUP 2006         PARENT 2006          GROUP 2005            PARENT 2005
      Mana Enterprise Loan Portfolio Balances        496,217             496,217             516,323                516,323
      Less: Provision for Doubtful Debts             149,015             149,015             117,559                117,559
                                                     347,202             347,202             398,764                398,764
      Less Internal Loans:
      Te Runanga o Ngati Porou                       112,500             112,500             112,500                112,500
      Pakihiroa Station                              234,702             234,702             249,486                249,486
      Net External Mana Loan Portfolio                    $0                  $0             $36,778                $36,778

      During the year, the provision for doubtful debts on external Mana Loans was increased to make full provision for the
      non-recoverability of outstanding external Mana Loans. As noted in Note 22, subsequent events, Pakihiroa Farms Ltd
      repaid its Mana Loan commitment to the runanga.

14.   HIRE PURCHASE AND LEASE AGREEMENTS           GROUP 2006         PARENT 2006          GROUP 2005            PARENT 2005
      Total Hire Purchase & Lease Liabilities          9,720              26,966                 9,720               26,966
      Less: Finance Charges                              877               1,833                   877                1,833
      Total Hire Purchase & Lease Liabilities
      excluding Finance                               $8,843             $22,133               $8,843               $22,133

      Hire purchase & lease liabilities payable:
      Within one year                                  8,843               8,843               13,290                13,290
      Between one and two years                            -                   -                8,843                 8,843
      Total                                           $8,843              $8,843              $22,133               $22,133

15.   WESTPAC TERM LOAN                            GROUP 2006         PARENT 2006          GROUP 2005            PARENT 2005
      Pakihiroa and Puanga Station                   200,000             200,000                         -                  -

      The loan is secured by way of mortgage on Puanga Station and a general security over the livestock of Pakihiroa and
      Puanga Stations. This was a fixed term mortgage commencing on 29 December 2005 and repayable on 29 December
      2007. As at 30 June 2006, this fixed term loan carries interest at 8.80% per annum.
      As noted in the Note 22, subsequent events, this loan was fully repaid on 16 October 2006 by Pakihiroa Farms Limited.
Te Runanga o Ngati Porou and Group
NOTES TO THE FINANCIAL STATEMENTS for the year ended 30 June 2006

      SUBSIDIARIES                                      OWNERSHIP           BALANCE DATE                       PRINCIPAL ACTIVITY
                                                       2006 2005
      Ngati Porou Fisheries Limited                  100% 100%           30 June 2006                Fish Quota management
      Pakihiroa Farms Limited                        100%         -      30 June 2006                   Farming management

      Te Runanga o Ngati Porou as Responsible Trustee:
      Porou Ariki Trust                             100%          -      30 June 2006 Effective Mandated Iwi Organisation
      Ngati Porou Seafoods Limited                  100%          -      30 June 2006                       Asset holding

      Ngati Porou Seafoods Ltd was incorporated on 16 March 2006 as an asset holding entity to record the receipt of fishing
      allocation assets from TOKM. The assets held in Ngati Porou Seafoods Ltd have to be managed in accordance with the
      Trust Deed of Porou Ariki Trust.

      Porou Ariki Trust was set up by Te Runanga o Ngati Porou during the current year. The Porou Ariki Trust was established
      to perform the functions of a Mandated Iwi Organisation (MIO) under the Maori Fisheries Act 2004 on behalf of Te
      Runanga o Porou which has official MIO status in its capacity as trustee. These functions primarily include receiving and
      holding settlement assets and establishing asset-holding companies.

      Pakihiroa Farms Ltd (PFL) was incorporated on 25 January 2006. PFL was set up to manage the farming activities. Te
      Runanga o Ngati Porou agreed to transfer its farming assets (excluding Pakihiroa Station as it has restrictions over
      transfer of title and will be leased to PFL instead) and liabilities to PFL at market values.

      The transfer of the land and buildings was approved prior to year end. However, formal settlement of the $1,845,000
      owing by Pakihiroa Farms Ltd to Te Runanga o Ngati Porou was completed on 16 October 2006. The transfer of the
      remaining assets and liabilities took place after year end, per Note 22.

                                                      GROUP               PARENT                GROUP                PARENT
                                                       2006                 2006                 2005                  2005
      Net Profit/(Loss) Per Financial
      Statements                                 30,325,412              306,885            (151,371)             (527,474)
      Non Cash Items:
      Gain on sale of Puanga Station             (1,205,000)          (1,205,000)                    -                      -
      TOKM Allocation (non-cash)                (27,067,407)
      Depreciation                                   248,092             242,491             171,553                167,290
      Bad and Doubtful Debts                          39,271              39,271              (3,305)                (3,305)
      Impairment in Investment                             -                   -              70,586                       -
      Holding Gain/Loss                                (274)               (274)              (1,657)                (1,657)
                                                   2,340,094           (616,627)              85,806              (365,146)

      Add Movements in Working Capital:
      Decrease/(Increase) in Debtors
      and Prepayments                               167,201              163,110            (180,340)                23,220
      Increase/(Decrease) in Creditors              (48,283)            (92,972)               57,025                85,447
      Decrease in Inventory                                -                   -               10,906                10,906
                                                    118,918               70,138            (112,409)               119,573
      Net Cash Inflow /(Outflow)                 $2,459,012           $(546,489)            $(26,603)            $(245,573)

Te Runanga o Ngati Porou and Group
NOTES TO THE FINANCIAL STATEMENTS for the year ended 30 June 2006

       The runanga is party to financial instruments as part of its normal operations. These financial instruments include bank
       accounts, short term deposits, investments, debtors, creditors and loans. All financial instruments are recognised in the
       Statement of Financial Position and all revenues and expenses in relation to financial instruments are recognised in the
       Statement of Financial Performance. All financial instruments are shown at their estimated fair value.

       Credit Risk
       Financial instruments which potentially subject the runanga to credit risk principally include cash, short term deposits
       and accounts receivable. Credit risk with respect to cash and short term deposits is reduced by investing in a registered
       bank. While accounts receivable are unsecured, the majority of the debtors are with government organisations.

       The runanga owns two radio licences (frequencies), AM 585 & FM 98.1. Radio Ngati Porou (RNP) is currently in operation
       as a stand-alone entity, separate from the day-to-day financial control of the runanga. During the 1993/94 year, NZ On
       Air transferred the assets it purchased for RNP’s purposes to the runanga. As the runanga receives no financial benefit
       from these frequencies, the assets have been included in the books at no value.

       Te Runanga o Ngati Porou is not aware of any contingent liabilities as at 30 June 2006 (2005: Nil)

       Major Regional Investment: Tairawhiti Land Development Trust
       Te Runanga o Ngati Porou is a contributor to the Tairawhiti Development Task Force investment in the major regional
       initiative undertaken by NZ Trade and Enterprise and has committed $150,000 to this venture. The commitment
       comprises $50,000 per annum for three years from 2005.
       There are no capital commitments as at 30 June 2006 (2005: Nil).

       Pakihiroa Farms Limited
       With effect 1 July 2006, the net assets and liabilities of the runanga’s farming activities (Pakihiroa – excluding land and
       buildings and Puanga Stations) were transferred from the runanga to Pakihiroa Farms Ltd. Pakihiroa Farms Ltd is 100%
       owned by the runanga.
       The market value of the net assets (assets less liabilities) transferred to Pakihiroa Farms Limited was $2.5 million and the
       consideration paid to Te Runanga o Ngati Porou were shares to an equivalent value in Pakihiroa Farms Ltd.
       On 16 October 2006, Pakihiroa Farms Limited repaid its Mana Loan with Te Runanga o Ngati Porou.

The Auditor-General is the auditor of Te Runanga o Ngati Porou (the Trust Board). The Auditor-General has appointed me,
Graham Naylor, using the staff and resources of Deloitte, to carry out the audit of the financial statements of the Trust Board, on
his behalf, for the year ended 30 June 2006.

Unqualified Opinion
In our opinion the financial statements of the Trust Board and Group on pages 35 to 48:
- comply with generally accepted accounting practice in New Zealand; and
- fairly reflect:
                    - the Trust Board and Group’s financial position as at 30 June 2006; and
                    - the results of their operations and cash flows for the year ended on that date.
The audit was completed on 13 November 2006 and is the date at which our opinion is expressed. The basis of our opinion
is explained below. In addition, we outline the responsibilities of the Board of Trustees and the Auditor, and explain our

Basis of Opinion
We carried out the audit in accordance with the Auditor-General’s Auditing Standards, which incorporate the New Zealand
Auditing Standards. We planned and performed the audit to obtain all the information and explanations we considered
necessary in order to obtain reasonable assurance that the financial statements did not have material misstatements, whether
caused by fraud or error.
Material misstatements are differences or omissions of amounts and disclosures that would affect a reader’s overall
understanding of the financial statements. If we had found material misstatements that were not corrected, we would have
referred to them in our opinion. The audit involved performing procedures to test the information presented in the financial
statements. We assessed the results of those procedures in forming our opinion.
Audit procedures generally include:
- determining whether significant financial and management controls are working and can be relied on to produce complete
    and accurate data;
- verifying samples of transactions and account balances;
- performing analyses to identify anomalies in the reported data;
- reviewing significant estimates and judgements made by the Board of Trustees;
- confirming year-end balances;
- determining whether accounting policies are appropriate and consistently applied; and
- determining whether all financial statement disclosures are adequate.
We did not examine every transaction, nor do we guarantee complete accuracy of the financial statements.
We evaluated the overall adequacy of the presentation of information in the financial statements. We obtained all the
information and explanations we required to support our opinion above.

Responsibilities of the Board of Trustees and the Auditor
The Board of Trustees is responsible for preparing financial statements that show the financial position of the Trust Board and
Group as at 30 June 2006 and the results of their operations and cash flows for the year ended on that date. The Board of
Trustees’ responsibilities arise from the Maori Trust Boards Act 1955.
We are responsible for expressing an independent opinion on the financial statements and reporting that opinion to you. This
responsibility arises from section 15 of the Public Audit Act 2001 and section 31(2) of the Maori Trust Boards Act 1955.

When carrying out the audit we followed the independence requirements of the Auditor-General, which incorporate the
independence requirements of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of New Zealand.
Other than the audit, we have no relationship with or interests in the Trust Board.

Graham Naylor
On behalf of the Auditor-General, Hamilton, New Zealand

Chief Executive Officer                   Amohaere Houkamau

Projects                                  Lilian Tangaere-Baldwin
Whanau Hapu Development                   Anne Huriwai, transferred from Housing 1/2/06
Finance Manager                           Monty Manuel
Economic Development Administration       Mike Ransley, resigned December 2005
Human Resource                            Agnes Walker, resigned December 2005

Office Manager                            Josie Tangaere
Personal Assistant to the CEO             Ruihana Paenga
Board Administration                      Albertha McFarlane, transferred to Reception Gisborne
Board Administration                      Josie Tangaere
Finance Officer                           Yvonne Williams
Finance Officer                           Rangiawhio Te Iringa
Finance Cadet                             Kelly Raroa
Reception Ruatoria                        Raiha Waru Hay, Hiria Shaw, Kelly Raroa
Reception Gisborne                        Jamie Matete, Albertha McFarlane
Cleaner Ruatoria                          Philipa Tako
Cleaner Gisborne                          Aaron Horsfield

Tourism Coordinator                       Kerry Johnston, resigned December 2005
Project Coordinator                       Makere Kaa, transferred to Tourism Coordinator
Farm Manager                              Regan Poi
Pakihiroa Station - Shepherd              Toby Hohapata
Puanga Station - Shepherd                 Kingi Koia
Pakihiroa Station - Fencer                Patrick Boyle
Whanau Development Action Research        Aperahama Malloy

Tuhono Whanau Kaiwhakahaere               Dinah (Min) Vette
Iwi Social Services Manager               Maud Johnson
Practice Manager                          Bonnie Stainton
CIPP/CNP/Strengthening Families Manager   Hiria Haig, transferred from Housing
Education Strategy                        Karen Pewhairangi
Family Start Kaihautu                     Jane Kopua
Family Start Kaiawhina                    Juliet Lardelli
Family Start Kaiawhina                    Katarina Mill
Family Start Kaiawhina/Pou Herenga        Aperahama Malloy
Family Start Kaiawhina                    Shona Samuels
Administration Support                    Ruby Anne Edwards
Counsellor                                Polly (Bertha) Thatcher, resigned
Budget Advisor                            Christine Morrison
Whanau Support                            Riria Fox
Truancy/Te Whae Atawhai - Kaiti           Charlotte Collier
Truancy/Te Whae Atawhai - Tolaga Bay      Mary Anne Crawford
Truancy/Te Whae Atawhai - Ruatoria        Ruira Morice
Truancy/Te Whae Atawhai - Te Araroa       Cathy Stainton
Administration Support                    Ngawiki Te Kani, transferred to Tuhono Whanau
Family Violence/Supervisor                Pep Halbert-Berry
Community Injury Prevention Kaiawhina     Leone Roberts
Community Injury Prevention Kaiawhina     Terendak Keelan, resigned
Nutrition Kaiawhina                       Margaret Pepere, resigned
Nutrition Kaiawhina                       Matekino Tuhura
Housing Coordinator - Ruatoria            Heather Wanoa
Housing Coordinator - Ruatoria            Doris Kaihe
Housing Coordinator - Gisborne            Robyn Smith
Housing Coordinator - Gisborne            Bessie Hauiti
Education Support Officer                 Leeanne Manuel
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beneficiaries. The marae affiliation information only can be made available to marae for the purpose of establishing and or maintaining marae whanau databases, with
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Potaka                                          Tikapa                                          Te Ariuru                                                      FOR TRONP OFFICE USE ONLY
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Tutua                                           Kakariki
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Putaanga                                        Rauru (Taumata o Mihi)
Rahui                                           Ngati Porou (Kariaka)                           ROHE IV (Rototahe ki Te Toka a Taiau)
Taumata o Tapuhi                                Mangarua (Te Heapera)                           Whangara
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I.............................................................................................................. declare that the information given in this registration form is
true and correct and I am of Ngati Porou descent.

Signature ..........................................................................                Date .........................................
Please return registration forms to:                                   Te Runanga o Ngati Porou, P O Box 394, Gisborne or P O Box 226, Ruatoria.
OR register on line at www.ngatiporou.iwi.nz

Dr Apirana Mahuika   Dr Koro Dewes      Patrick Tangaere         Bailey Mackey     April Papuni

Selwyn Parata        Amster Reedy       Taina Ngarimu            Tui Takarangi      Bill Burdett

Tate Pewhairangi     Nolan Raihania     Henare Boydie Kirikiri   Maria Whitehead   Rawiri Tuhiwai-Ruru

Peace Te Kani        Dr Fiona Te Momo   Jean Weke                Bill Irwin        William H Gordon Aston
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Takahia te ara whanui ki te rangi
ki runga rawa ra
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no koutou te ao.
Haere ra nga rangatira, nga kanohi o Ngati Porou i roto i nga
takatu o te kainga o te whenua hoki
Nga reo o nga kaupapa o Ngati Porou
                                                                Honore Chesley
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