Whāriki Te Tai Tokerau

Embracing the Future of Māori Business

Welcome to Whāriki Te Tai Tokerau - a dynamic and forward-thinking community committed to shaping the future of Māori business.

We believe in fostering an environment that not only promotes growth and prosperity for Māori businesses but also strengthens the economic wellbeing of our entire region.  Our focus is on providing resources, support and networking opportunities for Māori business owners, professionals and aspiring entrepreneurs. From workshops and mentoring to networking events and strategic partnerships, we strive to equip our members with the tools they need to thrive in today’s competitive business landscape.

Join us in our journey to emplower the Māori business community and create a sustainable, vibrant economy for Te Tai Tokerau.

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Events, news, and story highlights from Te Tai Tokerau.

The Pick: Unleashing Business Potential in Te Tai Tokerau

Join 'The Pick', a dynamic business accelerator by Northland Inc and Whāriki Te Tai Tokerau. A 10-week journey to transform ideas into viable business models, culminating in a pitch event with exciting prizes. Start your entrepreneurial journey today

Naturally Āio: Embracing Rongoā Māori in Modern Skincare

Discover Amika Kruger's journey with 'Naturally Āio', blending traditional rongoā Māori with modern skincare. From nurturing her whānau's wellbeing to inspiring natural remedies, explore her inspiring story in our latest feature.

Welcoming New Horizons: Introducing Our Newest Kaimahi at Whāriki Te Tai Tokerau

In this latest update from Whāriki Te Tai Tokerau, we warmly welcome our new Kai Urungi / Project Lead, Stuart Selkirk. Stuart brings a wealth of experience in hauora and business, ready to uphold our network