Vision and Values

Our Purpose

To protect and enhance the wetland system of Te Nohoaka o Tukiauau/ Sinclair Wetlands, with emphasis on restoring vegetation condition and healthy habitat, maintaining water quality, while enhancing mahinga kai, and reconnecting people back to the land via education and hands-on experience.

Our Vision for the Future

Our future vision is that Te Nohoaka o Tukiauau is a restored wetland ecosystem that is ecologically diverse and nationally known for sustainable practices, community involvement and as an important Ngāi Tahu mahinga kai. We are committed to careful and thoughtful stewardship/kaitiakitanga of the important environment entrusted to us, and will work actively to ensure that it is enhanced for future generations to use and enjoy.