Te Tākupu

Te Tākupu is the publishing area of Te Wānanga o Raukawa. Te Tākupu strives to uphold and promote the aspiration statements of Te Wānanga o Raukawa:

E kore au e ngaro he kākano i ruia mai i Rangiātea.

Kia rangatira te tū a Te Wānanga o Raukawa hei whare ako, whakatupu hoki i te mātauranga

Te Tākupu’s main task is to publish works based in kaupapa and tikanga Māori. Te Tākupu will contribute to the expression of our guiding kaupapa through promoting, publishing and sharing mātauranga.

How to Order

Choose one of the following options to order publications:


Email tetakupusales@twor-otaki.ac.nz with your name, address, number of copies, name/s of the books you want to purchase and the name the invoice should be made out to, as well as a purchase order number, if relevant.



Visit the Finance office at Te Wānanga o Raukawa, Ōtaki, and purchase over the counter.



Phone Accounts Receivable at Te Wānanga o Raukawa on 0800 WANANGA (926 2642) extension 750 to place your order.We are unable to accept payment by credit card at this time.Postage and handling costs will apply. 

Latest Releases

  • Kei Tua o te Pae Conference Proceedings 2015: Researching Rangatiratanga, Innovating Mātauranga 

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  • Wāhine Toa | Omniscient Māori Women
    Paintings and drawings by Robyn Kahukiwa
    Text by Patricia Grace
    Translated by Hēni Jacob
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  • Te Whānau Pāmu
    Marie Waaka
    Illustrations by Arahia Ngatai
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