About Us

Te Rūnanga promotes matāuranga Māori including the use of te reo, promotion of Te Āti Awatanga and Māori values and practices, and sharing the history of Te Āti Awa in the Wellington and Hutt Valley. 

Tamaiti Whāngai is an iwi-based philosophy that underpins the programmes delivered by Te Rūnanga. It aims to develop strong whānau using a whole of community approach.


  • Waiwhetu Medical Centre
  • Whangai Pepi Breastfeeding Support 
  • Health Promotion Service
  • Tamariki Ora Well Child
  • Waiwhetu Sports and Fitness Centre


Phone: 0800 RAUKURA (728 5872)