About Us

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The Owhaoko B & D Trust administers seven land blocks comprising a total of 13,776 hectares or 34,042 acres.

It forms part of the Mōkai Pātea lands which belong to Ngāti Tamakōpiri, Ngāti Whitikaupeka and Ngāti Whiti Tama.

Located north of the Napier Taihape Road, the property contains a mixture of steep broken country, easy rolling tussock and moderately steep scrub and forest. 

The land is currently used for hunting and  recreational activities and the harvesting of Manuka honey.


Our Vision

Ki ngā mana ki ngā mauri o te whenua i raro iho i ngā tikanga o tātou tūpuna

The prestige and life force of the land is enhanced beneath the mantle of our ancestral traditions


Our Mission

The sustainable management of all our resources.


Our Objectives

The objectives of the appointed Trustees is to keep landowners, stakeholders and interested members of the public fully informed about what the trust is doing, and where it is going.


Our Team

There are currently seven Trustees and an Executive General Manager. Read more of their profile here.