Titiro whakamuri, kōkiri whakamura' 'When you understand the past, you know your future'
When heritage connects us across our communities, the more it enriches our lives, helps drive our economy and grows our identity. Read SUNlive here
Did you know? There are 6,675 recorded heritage sites across the Western Bay of Plenty rohe, few of which are known to locals, schools or visitors. Source: Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga
Taonga Tū Heritage Bay of Plenty is an independent Charitable Trust.
Purpose: To act as an independent facilitating heritage charity working in partnership with the heritage sector inclusive of hapū/iwi and individual organisations and museums to promote, advocate, enable, action and connect heritage journeys across the Bay of Plenty. Vision: To inspire unity and action
Kaupapa: Working together in creative and inspirational ways to grow our Bay of Plenty identity through promoting meaningful heritage experiences that connect us to our past, present and future, to our communities and to each other.
2023 Delivered Projects: Supported by Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga
Ngā Tapuwae ki Te Papa Footprints on Te Papa MAP & GUIDE click image to enter
Tauranga Western Bay Heritage Strategy Orokohanga Poutama 'weaving a stairway from creation towards heritage unity, recognition and excellence' Click image to enter