Te Paataka O Rauru
Te Paataka o Rauru works to protect and grow the investment portfolio, develop strategic relationships with potential iwi co-investments partners and support the development of our uri. Te Pataka o Rauru managed funds and bedrock portfolio continues to provide positive returns and has not experienced any significant changes of late.
Our iwi focus has been on direct investments and creating opportunities for growth and employment through our different businesses.
Te Paataka O Tangaroa
Te Paataka o Tangaroa hold our Iwi shares received from Te Ohu Kaimoana as part of the Fisheries Settlement in 2008. The role of the Company is to use prudently on behalf of the Shareholder the fishery assets allocated to it and to administer them and its liabilities by operating a profitable and efficient business. The main sources of income are the sale of annual catch entitlement (ACE) via the Iwi Collective Partnership (ICP) which Te Pataka o Tangaroa continues to participate with 14 plus iwi partners.
In addition, Pookai Aronui recognised the need to further diversify across our fisheries entity to include a Fishing Charter as well as the existing investment into Bay Packers Ltd. Fluffy Duck Fishing Charter, an existing fishing charter based in Whanganui was purchased in October 2020 as part of the broader desire for employment and diversification in the TKOR Group. This charter was rebranded as Te Kiri o Rauru Fishing Charter in 2022.
Kii Tahi Nursery & Land Care
Kii Tahi Nursery & Land Care is a wholly owned and operated company of Ngaa Rauru Kiitahi
Hydroponic Fresh joins our Kaitahi food brand as a producer of high-quality plants grown in Waverley. Hydroponic Fresh is a supplier of lettuce to supermarkets, local stores, and cafes.
Ngaa Pou Tiritiri
Ngaa Pou Tiritiri Limited provide waterway planting and fencing across the Ngaa Rauru rohe. Riperian planting protects our waterways from run-off, and erosion, it also improves the water quality and health of plants, fish and animals living in and around the water. Ngaa Pou Tiritiri also provides employment, training and upskilling for our people.
Kaitahi is an iwi-owned enterprise, producing award winning Frozen Superfood Smoothy Drops, feeding the 'mauri' or force of life.
Ashley Park is a 12-acre farm which was developed for local and overseas tourists, and is ideal for schools, social groups, and backpackers.
Te Kiri o Rauru
Te Kiri o Rauru Fishing Charter is based at Port Whanganui, the area known as Te Kaihau a Kupe is along the West coast of Te Ika a Maui (North Island)