There are 2 different waka associated with the Western Bay of Plenty: Takitimu and Mataatua. The Tauranga area has 3 Iwi that are associated with the above waka and located within this area: Ngāti Ranginui, Ngaitērangi and Ngāti Pukenga. The Te Puke area affiliates to the Te Arawa waka and has 2 Iwi, Tapuika and Waitaha.
Click on the links below to access our local Iwi websites:
Click the map below for a link to all Marae in our region: