Support us

Would you like to help us?


We rely on donations, fundraising and sponsorship to keep the Trust running. Any donation, regardless of the amount will help us in growing and protecting kōkako in Taranaki.

The trust has charitable status so all donations are tax deductable – Charitable Trust Registration number CC47960. Please email us at if you need a tax receipt for your donation.

There are many ways to donate:

1. Online donations to our bank account

Our bank account number for direct debit is:
TSB Waitara 15-3945-0404083-00

2. By post

You can make a donation by mail. Our postal address is:

Tiaki Te Mauri O Parininihi Trust
16 Gold Street

Join our Supporters Club

If you would like to continue to support the trust on an ongoing basis – become a supporter of the trust by downloading and returning the form below:

Download Form


There are many ways to volunteer your time and we appreciate every little bit of extra help. We need volunteers to help with track maintenance, reset traps and monitor nests. If you are keen to help out as a volunteer, please email

Buy our children’s book

A new children’s book ‘Tamanui, the brave kokako of Taranaki’ has just been released, with all royalties being donated to Tiaki te Mauri o Parininihi Trust.

Books are on sale now at: ISite Museum Store Puke Ariki New Plymouth, Pohutakawa Books New Plymouth, Poppies New Plymouth, Paper Plus Stratford, Paper Plus Hawera. Books are available in English and Te Reo Maori.

Corporate Sponsorship

If your organization is looking for an exciting sponsorship opportunity please contact us so we can discuss this with you.
The Trusts aim is to form sustainable and enduring relationships with our sponsors so we will work hard to ensure that any arrangement we have fits in with the needs of your organization. We aim to work in ways that ensures our sponsors enjoy a long term relationship with the Trust and we welcome any suggestions and thoughts you have on how to achieve this.