Arapae Trust was established as an ahu whenua trust pursuant to an order of the Maori Land Court dated 6 March 1997.
The trustees administer 376.3071 hectares of Maori freehold land known as the Arapae No.1 Block. Approximately 328 hectares of the land is subject to a lease for a term of 20 years commencing on 1 July 2004. The remaining 48 hectares retained by the Trust comprises mainly forestry with some grazing and waahi tapu areas.
Ahu Whenua Trust
Title Order Type : Amalgamation Order
Title Order Ref : 79 OT 343
Land Status : Maori Freehold Land