He Puanga Haeata
Parihaka-Crown Reconciliation Ceremony – 9 June 2017


Given the overall support for the Crown package, the Parihaka Papakāinga Trust remains committed to continuing our mahi with Attorney-General Hon. Christopher Finlayson and his team and confirms the ceremony date of Friday, 9th June 2017 which will be a day of national and international significance.

* Pōwhiri for the Haukāinga/Motu at 8am

* Crown & Officials to be formally received by Parihaka at 10am

Parihaka Pā, Mid Parihaka Road, Pungarehu, Taranaki


Please RSVP by Monday 29 May
All Parihaka queries to:
Aroaro Tamati
Parihaka Papakāinga Trust
A PDF of the invite/poster can be downloaded here.
Important things to note
  • No amount of money will ever compensate for injustices of the past
  • This is a starting point.
  • Our process has been transparent.
  • Trustees: we recognise differences, we move ahead together.
  • We appreciate your kōrero, participation and support.
  • Our open-door policy remains (at your request to meet)


Funding Arrangements

    • $ 9million + 15%
    • Lump-sum payment direct to Parihaka
    • Subject to the Governance review
    • Interest
    • Relationship Agreement
    • Legacy donors


Workplan Priorities

  • Legislation
  • Te Kawenata ō Rongo (Deed of Reconciliation)
  • Te Tikanga Tuku Iho (Legacy Statement)
  • Crown Apology
  • Financial modelling
  • Governance review
  •  Fisheries Kaitiaki, Code of Conduct