The Living Pā


Mō te āpōpō—For tomorrow

Sketch of completed Living Pā building.

The project

The Living Pā represents a fundamental shift in the way we live and work, and the way we care for the natural world around us.

About the project
A black image with a small red upward pointing chevron on the right hand side.

Te pae tawhiti—Project mission

He Pā Mataora—A thriving community.
He Pā Kaiao—A living lab.
He Pā Anamata—A bright future.

Our aspirations
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Living Building Challenge

Mā te whenua e kōrero—Starting with an understanding of what the whenua can do.

The Living Pā aims to meet the principles of the internationally recognised Living Building Challenge for sustainable development.

Find out more

Tukuna mai—Donate to The Living Pā

Help us to create a beautiful multi-purpose hub to be enjoyed by generations to come.

Donate today

Whakapā mai

If you have any questions about The Living Pā, or want to add your contribution to the project, get in touch. We'd love to hear from you.