Our vision

Whatungarongaro he tangata, toitū te whenua

People pass away, the land remains forever

Lake Mangoanui

Our mission

He Koporeihana Māori kia tiakina, kia hāpaitia ā tātou rawa hei whai hua i ngā āhuatanga umanga, ahurea hoki, kia puawaitia ngā uri katoa nō rātou ēnei whenua

Ngamanawa is a Maori Incorporation that protects, develops and manages its assets in order to contribute to the economic, cultural and social prosperity of its owners


Our values





The principal activities of the Incorporation are in Forestry, Kiwifruit & Investments

The current governance of the Incorporation is held by an elected Committee of Management, in which there is currently five members. The Incorporation employ a General Manager who also looks after the secretarial requirements. In addition, Ngamanawa Incorporation employ three part-time staff who work across administration support, environmental, orchard and lodge custodianship. 

Ngamanawa Incorporation utilise the services of Finlay & Dykzeul Chartered Accountants, Cooney Lees Morgan legal services and BDO for audit purposes. Prime Forest Management Limited act as the Incorporation’s Forestry Consultant.

The Committee of Management meet on the last Thursday of the Month. The Incorporation has a Finance sub-committee, which includes operating to a Statement of Investment Policies and Objectives, as well as a sub-committee to manage the Grant & Scholarship policies.


The 2019 Annual General Meeting will be held 14 September 2019


Read about our history

Read about our history

Meet the Trustees

Meet the Trustees