What is Te Kahui Kaumatua o Hauā responsible for?
The Trustees have established a council of elders of Ngāti Hauā known as Te Kahui Kaumatua o Hauā, to which each marae has appointed one koroua and one kuia.
Te Kahui Kaumatua o Hauā is responsible for:
Advising the Trustees on matters involving Ngāti Hauā tikanga, reo, kawa and korerō
Facilitating any disputes that may arise in
connection with the Trust or any part of the Ngāti Hauā Group regarding the tikanga, reo, kawa and korerō of Ngāti Hauā
Protecting the mauri of Ngāti Hauā