Ngāti Hinerangi Trust met at Hamilton Airport Hotel on 14 December to Initial the Deed of Settlement meaning that after much robust discussion and negotiation, the Crown had finally made an offer we felt was strong enough to present to our people in the hopes of gaining their approval too.
Ngati Hinerangi sat down for a special meeting with Treaty of Waitangi Negotiations Minister, Hon Andrew Little, at Hamilton Airport on 14 March 2018.
Kaumatua and trustees of Ngati Hinerangi Trust got a rare view from the top of our maunga, Te Weraiti during a visit in November. The peak of Te Weraiti is privately owned so only a handful of people have ever had the pleasure of seeing the view our tupuna had all those years ago. A little film project we've been working on will be out soon and you'll see much more of this. For now though, here's a little taste....
On Saturday 12 December, Ngaati Hinerangi Trust, on behalf of Ngaati Hinerangi Iwi, signed an Agreement in Principle with the Crown, a massive step toward our final Treaty of Waitangi settlement.
Representatives of the Office of Treaty Settlements head to Okauia to visit the place we call home, and to meet our people.
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