Nau mai haere mai,

Welcome to our website

Our Office is closed for the Christmas Holidays and will reopen on Monday, 11 January 2021. Trustees and Staff wish you a safe and Happy holiday.  Meri Kerihimete me Nga Mihi o te Tau Hou


The Lake Rotoaira Forest Trust office is now open to all visitors and owners. To find out more about our office operations click here.


Te Uru Rākau is very pleased to announce that applications for Ngā Karahipi Uru Rākau – Forestry Scholarships open on 1 June 2020, please see the Forestry Scholarship Leaflet.

Core Purpose

To sustainably use and protect our taonga in an optimal way that safeguards the environment and enhances the lives of owners and community.

Vision 2030

To transform LRFT from a forestry business into a fully diversified asset management company.

Our Values 

  • Taonga tuku Iho
  • Tikanga
  • Tūwharetoatanga