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Maori heritage businesses are Maori owned operators providing introductory information and experiences to visitors on elements of Maori culture. Also non-Maori businesses who provide introductory information on elements of Maori culture & history.

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Culture North

Ph +64 9 401 9301
 culturenth@xtra.co.nz

Night show re-enacting the story of New Zealand on location at Waitangi. Combines theatre and Maori culture. Many performers are descendants of chiefs who signed the treaty in 1840.

Waihou Valley Rd, Okaihau RD2 Bay of Islands

Kena Alexander


Footprints - Waipoua

Ph  +64 9 405 8207
Fax +64 9 405 8207
info@footprintswaipoua.com

Experience New Zealand's largest kauri forest - Waipoua, with a guided walk and introduction to the spiritual, cultural and physical importance of this environment.

S.H.12, C/O Copthorne Hotel & Resort,  Hokianga

Koro Carman Mobile 027 472 2825


Hokianga Spectrum

Ph 0800 589 916
Mob  021 58 9916
hctst@hotmail.com

Taxis, Shuttles & Tours  

PO Box 58 Omapere, Hokianga

Judy & Wi Te Whiu - Owner Operators


Kupe Waka Centre

Ph/Fax +64 9 408 7320
 te.aurere@xtra.co.nz

Gina Harding


Pakiri Beach Horse Rides

Ph +64 9 422 6275
 pakirihorse@xtra.co.nz

Pakiri Beach, RD2 Wellsford

Sharley Haddon


Potiki Adventures Limited

Ph +64 9 845 5932
 info@potikiadventures.com

We run trips that initiate our clients into the beauty and significance of Maori culture on the whenua (land) where the links and connections are tangible.

P O Box 68 038, Newton, Auckland
Lvl.1, 509 New North Road, Kingsland, Auckland

Melissa Crockett, Director. Bianca Ranson  Mobile: 021 422 773


Te Houtaewa Challenge

Ph +64 9 408 6060
 Fax +64 9 408 1100
  TeHoutaewa@xtra.co.nz

Annual beach run along 90 Mile Beach in Far North New Zealand, to honour the Maori legend of the great athlete Te Houtaewa.

Frances Piacun


Te Puna I Keteriki

Ph +64 9 404 0812
 Fax +64 9 404 1299
 heiwi@igrin.co.nz

A contemporary Maori experience. We are a collective of Maori businesses - come and experience the uniqueness of the place…the arts…the food…the people!

67-69 Main Road State Highway 1, Moerewa

Debbie Davis & Suz Te Tai - Coordinator Mob 021 494 129


Kororareka (Russell) Lodge Bed & Breakfast

Ph +64 9 403 8494
Fax +64 9 403 8494
 info@kororareka-lodge.co.nz

Located Russell, Bay of Islands. Family owned and operated. Quality Bed & Breakfast, or just a bed at an affordable price. Glorious sea views, breathtaking sunsets, conveniently located between Russell Village and Long Beach.

22 Oneroa Road, Russell, Bay of Islands

Veronica & Murray Tauri  Mobile: 027 290 0988


Mitimiti Beach House

Ph +64 9 409 5347
 Fax +64 9 409 5345
 mitimiti@xtra.co.nz

Beautiful Mitimiti, remote and unspoilt. Beachfront accommodation, explore or catch a fish, beach tours with local Maori guide. Relax, read a book, swim, beautiful sunsets.

West Coast Road, Mitimiti RD2, Hokianga

Sally & Tipo Cash


Taharangi Marie Lodge

Ph +64 9 406 7462
 Fax +64 9 408 3085
 taharangi@xtra.co.nz

Absolute beachfront on sand dunes of 90 Mile Beach, paradise, privacy, fishing, swimming, walking, awesome sunsets, outdoor spa, seafood with wine, build memories to treasure.

90 Mile Beach, Far North

Ron & Connie Adams


Pukematu Lodge

Ph +64 9 403 8500
 Fax +64 9 403 8501
 pukematu.lodge@clear.net.nz

Russell, Bay of Islands

Kay & Colwyn Shortland

Pakiri Beach Horse Rides - Hangi

Ph +64 9 422 6275
 pakirihorse@xtra.co.nz

Traditional Maori food cooked in an earth oven.

Pakiri Beach, RD2 Wellsford

Sharley Haddon


Te Puna I Keteriki

Ph +64 9 404 0812
 Fax +64 9 404 1299
 heiwi@igrin.co.nz

A contemporary Maori experience. We are a collective of Maori businesses - come and experience the uniqueness of the place…the arts…the food…the people!

67-69 Main Road State Highway 1, Moerewa

Debbie Davis & Suz Te Tai - Coordinator Mob 021 494 129

Hokianga Tui Tuia Crafts

Ph +64 9 401 1295
Ph +64 9 405 5706
 Fax +64 9 401 1295
 thunderstorm@xtra.co.nz

Promoting traditional skills and knowledge of Northern and Hokianga styles of carving in wood, bone, stone and weaving with a unique blend of beautiful handcrafted MAORI DESIGNED crafts.

1 Omapere Road, Kaikohe, Bay of Islands

Queenie Chadwick Mob 027 268-2357


Theresa Reihana

Ph +64 9 408 5506
 art@maoriartist.com 

Theresa Reihana is an internationally exhibiting Maori artist. She specialises in contemporary paintings depicting Maori, cultural and natural themes.

Peria Road, Kaitaia RD2, Far North

Theresa Reihana


Te Puna I Keteriki

Ph +64 9 404 0812
 Fax +64 9 404 1299
 heiwi@igrin.co.nz

"A contemporary Maori experience." We are a collective of Maori businesses - come and experience the uniqueness of the place…the arts…the food…the people!

67-69 Main Road State Highway 1, Moerewa

Mahaki Art & Crafts
Te Hemoata Henare
Ph No +64 9 404 1777

Whare Toi Tangata Gallery
Ph No +64 9 404 0812


Te Whata Arts- Maori Carvings

Ph/Fax +64 9 401 1821
 tewhataarts@maxnet.co.nz

Mangakahia Rd, Tautoro
RD1 Kaikohe, Bay of Islands

Tupari Te Whata, Master Carver

Te Puna I Keteriki

Ph +64 9 404 0812
 Fax +64 9 404 1299
 heiwi@igrin.co.nz

"A contemporary Maori experience." We are a collective of Maori businesses - come and experience the uniqueness of the place…the arts…the food…the people!

67-69 Main Road State Highway 1, Moerewa

Made in Moerewa Maori Design Fashion
Sonia Davis
Ph +64 9 404 0312

Studio 2001 Maori Hair Stylist
Karel Van Eyk
Ph +64 9 404 0425
www.studio2001.co.nz

 

Tai Tokerau Maori and Cultural Tourism Assoc, New Zealand

"Our families will host the world"
Tai Tokerau Maori and Cultural Tourism Association
Postal: 103 Cookson Road R D 2 · Kawakawa · Bay of Islands · Northland · New Zealand
Email info@taitokerau.co.nz
 

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