This refers to the recent purchase of 18A, the property across the road from the marae. We are currently awaiting full council consent for commercial purposes to support the marae.

Water quality

Every week we have Environment Canterbury monitoring the quality of the water and we are very happy to report there has been no need for concern.

Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu representative and alternate

Interviews are currently taking place and we will report the final decision in the next issue of Te Pānui Rūnaka.

Te Hapū o Ngāti Wheke incorporated

Funding closed 31 March and the next application closing date is for the funding round ending 30 September 2016. A very short and brief report, please do not hesitate to contact the office for any further information.