10 Oct 2012

Manu Korihi News for 10 October 2012

From Checkpoint, 6:47 pm on 10 October 2012

An Eastern Bay of Plenty iwi collective which relates back to the Mataatua canoe, plan to tell the Prime Minister about their rights to water, when he visits Whakatane tomorrow; Te Ruapekapeka Trust in Northland has welcomed a decision by the Department of Conservation, to commit itself to working alongside tangata whenua, to ensure the future of the historic Ruapekapeka Reserve and Pa; A meeting has been held in Wellington today, to discuss closing the Association of the Maori Battalion.