Bringing people and the land together around a vision

Projects delivered

Large scale Maori agri business assistance : Development of a large scale restoration plan, application for funding and delivery (200 ha planted in natives, new fences, water reticulation) across 3 Maori land blocks near Waimarama, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand.

More info on : waipukawhenua.com

Development of a community lead catchment group for the “Guardians of the Ruakituri River, northern Hawkes Bay, New Zealand :

Support community leaders, marae and landowners around the development of a community vision, catchment management plan, Memorandum of Understanding and a website. Application for funding and project management.

More info on : ruakituriguardians.com.

Strategic and environmental planning for the Whangawehi Catchment Management Group, a community/ Marae led restoration project in partnership with Hawkes Bay Regional Council, Department of Conservation and Wairoa District Council – Hawkes Bay, New Zealand (whangawehi.com). This project attracted national and International recognition with special mention from the NZ Government as a model.

More info on : whangawehi.com

Creation of a public walkwayEconomic development and capacity building round a public access walkway for the  Whangawehi Catchment Management Group – Hawkes Bay, New Zealand.

More info on : whangawehi.com

Maori agri busines development for Tawapata South Inc and a number of Maori owned farms in partnership with the Ministry for the Environment, the Ministry for Primary Industries, Te Puni Kokiri, Nga Whenua Rahui, Hawkes Bay and Tairawhiti -New Zealand.

More info on : onenui.wordpress.com

Development of a sister environmental project in the Pacific around capacity building and skills sharing  in partnership with the International River Foundation, Cook Islands- Pacific region.