Information and Knowledge

Information & Knowledge maintains and supports all the information technology (IT), data management and archival management requirements for the Ngāti Awa Group including Ngāti Awa Research and Archives.

The Information and Knowledge department is the knowledge resources team of Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Awa.  The team has been established to achieve our responsibility of caring and sharing our collective mātauranga.

Here you will find information about key projects, useful resources and information, wānanga, alerts and information regarding this department.

Online Catalogue

A comprehensive, text-searchable catalogue of research collected for our WAI46 Raupatu Claim and beyond.


Mātauranga Ngāti Awa

Mātauranga Ngāti Awa offers a rich collection of local history, interactive maps, waiata, and a digital library to share and learn about Ngāti Awa history.


Te Ara Poutama – Guiding Principles

Our guiding principles are paramount to everything we do. They also represent the parameters that we must work within.


Caring for each other

Our shared obligations to care for one another, with particular emphasis on caring for our youth and our elders.


Guardianship for future generations

Represents our obligations to protect our culture, our environment, our resources and our people today and for
future generations, in accordance with our cultural practices.

Ngāti Awatanga

Our language and culture
Uphold and protect our language and culture – which derive from our shared ancestry – as the cornerstone of our unique identity.