Creating a healthy and productive Kaipara Harbour

Kaipara Moana
looking back...thinking forward

15 - 16 November, 2014
Te Hana Te Ao Marama, Te Hana, NZ

The IKHMG is hosting an inaugural event showcasing and celebrating our taonga, the Kaipara Harbour. Take this opportunity to celebrate a 10 year partnership, to network, to share knowledge, and to support action under the theme of a 'Kaipara Moana: looking back, thinking forward'.

Our Projects

Kaipara Atlas

Kaipara Atlas

Discover the Kaipara Atlas, the kāinga home of our ngā mahere me ngā raraunga maps & data describing a range of different activities within the Kaipara.

Plant 2 million trees by 2015

Plant 2 Million Trees by 2015

Are you planting trees in gullies, foreshore, under fenced bush blocks? Help the Kaipara in your backyard and farm.

The flagship sites of the Kaipara Harbour

Flagship Sites

This initiative will deliver a series of "paddock-to-harbour" awheawhe workshops and establish best-practice sites across the Kaipara Harbour.



Symposium and Wananga

Kaipara Moana - Looking Back...Thinking Forward Me huri whakamuri ka titiro whakamua

In November 2014 IKHMG will host an inaugural event to showcase and celebrate the special and unique taonga that the Kaipara Harbour is. The event will be a symposium offering an opportunity for networking and knowledge sharing under the theme of a ‘healthy and productive Kaipara Harbour’. The event will be held over two days, at Te Ao Marama – Māori Cultural Centre in Te Hana, and will offer something of interest for all the communities of the Kaipara Harbour catchment.


Our Objectives

Biodiversity Biodiversity

restoring and protecting our indigenous biodiversity and ecosystems

Climate Change Climate Change

promoting an understanding of climate change impacts and adaptation tools

Fisheries Fisheries

restoring and protecting sustainable fisheries

Socio-economic Socio-economic

promoting integrated and sustainable socio-economic opportunities

Mātauranga Māori Mātauranga Māori

protecting and restoring the kauri of Kaipara Harbour

Integrated Management & Coordinated Action Integrated Management

Facilitating and promoting integrated management and coordinated action

Buy a T-Shirt

Snow T-shirt

Every Kaipara Harbour T-shirt sold buys plants to contribute towards the 'Plant 2 Million Trees by 2015' initiative.

Snow T-shirt

Panui Latest News

Connect With Us


Browse Previous Newsletters

Find us on Facebook