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Pacific community networks

Connect with the Pacific community in Otago and across New Zealand

Find relevant contacts for churches, representatives of the different Pacific communities in Dunedin, and Pacific organisations throughout New Zealand. Contact details for the Pacific Islands Consulates and embassies are also provided.

Pacific Islands community/churches

Church of Tonga
Rev Sione Pule
St Kilda
Tel 64 3 455 8450

Congregational Christian Church Samoa, Dunedin 
41 Macandrew Rd, South Dunedin
Rev Posala & Philippa Tioa
Tel 64 3 456 1030

Cook Islands Community
Rev Tokerau & Tangi Joseph
Tel 64 3 477 7792
Keni Moeroa
kenimoeroa@xtra.co.nz

Fijian Community
Mr Peni Qauqau
Tel 64 3 479 5485 (work)

Dunedin Methodist Parish
Wesley Church, Hillside Rd, South Dunedin
Rev. Siosifa Pole
Tel 64 3 466 4600

First Church of Dunedin
411 Moray Place, City Centre, Dunedin
Rev Tokerau Joseph & Mrs Tangi Joseph
Tel 64 3 477 7792

Kiribati Community
Maria Lucas
Tel 64 3 488 2631
Mob 64 27 255 9907
Email maria.lucas@xtra.co.nz

Takeua Burnett
Tel 64 3 471 0757
Mob 64 21 156 0794
Email takeua_b@yahoo.com.au

Pacific Islands Presbyterian Church
Rev Nimarota Lale & Rev Alofa Lale
Tel 64 3 454 2909
Email lalenima@hotmail.com
Session Clerk: Keni Moeroa
Tel 64 3 454 4927

Samoan Methodist Church
Rev Tualagi & Mrs Ila Ah Yek
Tel 64 3 455 1525

Tokelauan Community
Koleti Ikahihifo
Tel 64 3 487 8021

Tongan Community
Mr Sione Ikahihifo
Chairperson
Tel 64 3 487 8021

Mrs Finau Taungapeau
Secretary
finau@pto.nz
Tel 0272559908

Dunedin Methodist Parish
Rev Siosifa Pole
Superintendent
Tel 64 3 466 4600
Email siosifap@dmm.org.nz

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Pacific Islands organisations/businesses

Health Research Council
P.O Box 5541, Wellesley St, Auckland
Contact: Tel 64 9 303 5225

LeVa - National Centre of Mental Health Research, Information & Workforce Development
P.O Box 108-244, Symonds St, Auckland 1150
Contact: Dr Monique Faleafa, Chief Executive
Tel 64 9 300 6779
Email monique.faleafa@leva.co.nz

Ministry of Pacific Island Affairs

Ministry of Education

Pacific Trust Otago
220 King Edward Street, South Dunedin
Tel 64 3 455 1722
Email office@pacifictrustotago.org.nz

Pacific Islands Women (PACIFICA)
Tel 64 3 477 7090, After Hours 64 3 476 2217

Pacific Media Network (NiuFM/531pi)
P.O Box 99582, Newmarket, Auckland
Tel 64 9 361 6656
Email info@niufm.com

Pasifika Medical Association
Email pma@pacifichealth.org.nz
Punavai O Le Atamai Centre (Childcare)
41 MacAndrew Road, South Dunedin
Tel 64 3 456 0270

SPINZ (Suicide Prevention Information New Zealand)
Community Liaison: Magnum Tuipuiotu
Tel 64 9 300 7035
Email magnum@spinz.org.nz

Tagata Pasifika

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Pacific Islands consulates and embassies in New Zealand

Find contact details for foreign High Commissions & Consulates on the Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Trade website or check out the websites below:

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