The Māori Freshwater Fisheries Conference will be back in November 2023

Building upon a great conference in Taupō in 2022, we look forward to hosting kaitiaki wai Māori from around Aotearoa to kōrero, share expertise and knowledge, as well as identify opportunities to better support our indigenous fisheries and their habitat.

When: 16 & 17 November, 2023

Where: Rutherford Hotel, Wakatū (Nelson)

Previous Conferences

Previously known as the National Māori Tuna Conference, the Māori Freshwater Fisheries Conference has been running since 2015. The last conference was held in Whangārei in 2019, with the focus on the vulnerability of our freshwater taonga species to a changing climate.

You can watch some of the previous conference presentations below.