Hikurangi Huataukina Trust supports community-led economic development in the communities between Waipiro Bay and Rangitukia on the East Coast of the North Island of New Zealand. Economic development means more than raising household incomes and entrepreneurship, it also means families being able to live well off the land and sea.

Hikurangi Enterprises Ltd (HEL) is a charitable company owned by Hikurangi Huataukina Trust. Hikurangi Group includes a range of HEL trading ventures and partnerships with other companies designed to generate income for shareholders, create local employment and improve local biodiversity.