THE HAURAKI GULF FORUM

The Hauraki Gulf Forum is a statutory body charged with the promotion and facilitation of integrated management and the protection and enhancement of the Hauraki Gulf.

The Forum has representation on behalf of the tangata whenua of the Hauraki Gulf and its islands, the Ministers of Conservation, Fisheries and Māori Development, and elected representatives from Auckland Council (including Aotea Great Barrier Island and Waiheke Island Local Boards), Waikato Regional Council, and the Waikato, Hauraki, Thames-Coromandel and Matamata-Piako District Councils.

Who we are

Nicola MacDonald (Co-Chair) Tangata Whenua and Pippa Coom (Co-Chair) Auckland Council
Forum members

Amelia Williams

Tangata Whenua

Forum members

Andrew Baucke

Department of Conservation

Forum members

Cath Handley

Waiheke Local Board, Auckland Council

Phillip Buckthought

Cr Phillip Buckthought

Hauraki District Council

Forum members

Cr Christine Fletcher

Auckland Council

Forum members

Cr Denis Tegg

Waikato Regional Council

Forum members

Cr Donna Arnold

Matamata-Piako District Council

Forum members

Cr John Watson

Auckland Council

Forum members

Cr Rob McGuire

Waikato District Council

Forum members

Cr Wayne Walker

Auckland Council

Forum members

Dean Ogilvie

Tangata Whenua

Forum members

Jacob Hore

Fisheries New Zealand

Joe Davis

Joe Davis

Tangata Whenua

Forum members

Martin Mariassouce

Te Puni Kōkiri, Ministry of Māori Development

Forum members

Mayor Sandra Goudie

Thames-Coromandel District Council

Forum members

Paul Majurey

Tangata Whenua

Forum members

Scott Milne

Ōrakei Local Board, Auckland Council

Forum members

Terrence Hohneck

Tangata Whenua

Forum members

Valmaine Toki

Aotea / Great Barrier Local Board, Auckland Council

Our key documents

Our Annual Reports

Contact our Executive Officer

Alex Rogers

Alex Rogers
eo [at] haurakigulfforum [dot] org [dot] nz