Ngāruahine is a Māori iwi of New Zealand located in South Taranaki, North Island.[1]

Iwi (tribe) in Māoridom

A treaty settlement was signed with the Crown in 2014.[2] Following ratification of the settlement with the Crown, Te Korowai o Ngaruahine Trust (TKONT) was established as the Post Treaty Settlement Entity responsible for receiving, and managing the settlement funds (putea).

Te Korimako O Taranaki is the radio station of Ngāruahine and other Taranaki region iwi, including Ngati Tama, Te Atiawa, Ngāti Maru, Taranaki, Ngati Mutunga, Ngati Ruanui, Ngaa Rauru Kiitahi. It started at the Bell Block campus of Taranaki Polytechnic in 1992, and moved to the Spotswood campus in 1993.[3] It is available on 94.8 FM across Taranaki.[4]

See also


  1. "Nga Ruahine". Taranaki Regional Council. Retrieved 11 October 2014.
  2. Coster, Deena (2 August 2014). "Ngaruahine $67.5m Treaty settlement signed". Taranaki Daily News.
  3. "Te Korimako O Taranaki". Finda. Yellow Group. Retrieved 14 June 2015.
  4. "Iwi Radio Coverage" (PDF). Māori Media Network. 2007. Retrieved 14 June 2015.

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