At Minginui the local community has rallied in the 2000s to upgrade housing and restore the meeting house, Hine-nui-te-pō, at Waikotikoti marae. Here a member of the Kohiti whānau (family) paints the carvings on the building.
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This intellectual property is protected under the provisions of the Treaty of Waitangi 1940 and Article 29 of the UN Draft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.