Contact Details

Justin Tipa

43 Tenby St, RD2, Palmerston, 9482

Postal Address:

Te Rūnanga o Moeraki, 43 Tenby St, RD2, Palmerston, 9482

03 439 4816


Ko Te Kohurau te maunga
Ko Kākaunui te awa
​​​​​​​Ko Moeraki te marae
Ko Uenuku te whare tupuna
Ko Wairutuātai te whare kai

Maintaining the mana of Kāi Tahu Whanui in North Otago.

Protecting our taoka, tending our urupa, upholding the mana of our Marae and caring for our manuhiri for our current generations and for our tamariki me ka mokopuna of the future.

The Rūnanga o Moeraki is an Incorporated Society established for the benefit of its members.

At the head of the Rūnanga is the Executive. The Rūnanga Executive is charged with determining the management and control of the affairs of the Rūnanga, subject to the directions of the Rūnanga in Annual, Special and General meetings. The Rūnanga Executive is elected at the Triennial General Meeting or a Special Meeting of the Rūnanga.

The membership of the Executive shall comprise the Upokorūnanga, the Kaiwhakahaere, the Deputy Kaiwhakahaere, the Treasurer, the Secretary and two  members of the Society appointed by the Society to assist the Officers in their deliberations