Maori Touch NZ



Overview | tirohanga whanui

Maori Touch NZ is a Maori Sport Organisation growing Maori participation in the game of Touch in Aotearoa, New Zealand. Established in 1998,
Maori Touch NZ has held national tournaments for the past eight years where representative teams are selected to represent
Maori in international competition.
Maori Touch NZ consists of an executive charged with achieving the Trusts outcomes. These include,
– Holding an annual Maori Touch NZ National Touch Tournament.
– Selecting national teams to represent Maori Touch NZ at international competition, support the development of Maori touch organisations that represent iwi, hapu, waka and takiwa throughout Aotearoa. – Support the participation and development of Maori in the sport of touch.

Contact | whakapa

PO Box 40457
North Shore
Phone (09) 482 3913

Administration | mana whakahaere



Gerard Ngawati (Chairperson), Carol Ngawati (Vice President), Susan Rose (Treasurer), Finney Davis (Referee Director), Richard Anderson (Tournament Director), Sue Panapa (Administrator)




The National Maori Touch Trust consists of,
President: Gerard Ngawati (Trustee),  Vice President: Carol Ngawati, Secretary: Te Rama Winterburn (Trustee), Treasurer: Tui Waruhia (Trustee), Trustee: Joanne Tarau,  Trustee: Noel Horlock,  Trustee: Darkie Reedy