Our history goes back to the 17th century under the leadership of Tuperiri where we have continued to hold ahi kaa in Tāmaki Makaurau.
However, Whai Rawa was established in 2013 following the WAI388 Treaty of Waitangi Settlement. Here is a snapshot of our history and milestones.
Construction underway for Kāinga Kaumātua
Oneoneroa Stage 1A and B built and moved into
First home in the Oneoneroa development on the North Shore sold.
AECOM building purchased for $67 Million
68 Housing NZ homes in Ōrākei purchased and upgraded to Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei housing standards.
150-year lease at Wakakura to Ryman Healthcare.
Whai Rawa established in February 2013.
Kainga Tuatahi development plans underway.
Purchase of surplus Navy land on the North Shore.
First rent review and rental payment received for Quay Park since purchased.
Quay Park purchased from the Crown. Leased to a developer for 150 years with the first 15 years prepaid to raise capital to purchase the precinct.