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Friendship Arrangement with Whakatāne District Council
Whakatāne District Council wrote to Tūhoe requesting a friendship arrangement with the iwi. Tūhoe, through its governance structure, Te Uru Taumatua, and council staff have been working toward this outcome to achieve benefits for both parties. We have sought and welcome a friendship with the council because the iwi wants more than the formal, contractual relationship that exists now...
Read more about this new Friendship Agreement here