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Rotorua Multicultural Council Inc


Mission: "To be the advisor of choice on ethnic issues in Rotorua."


Vision: "Migrants feel that they belong and contribute to the Rotorua community. They are encouraged and enabled to share their culture with others in Rotorua."


Physical Address: The Rotorua Arts Village, 1240 Hinemaru Street, Rotorua 3010

Postal Address: PO Box 86, Rotorua 3040 
Mobile: (029) 773 0269



Hours: Our office is open Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays between the hours of 1.00pm to 3.00pm



President: Dr Margriet Theron
Mobile: 021 172 9697

Vice President: Hari Chhagan

Treasurer: Eric Geng

Secretary: Lily Joy Al Omari
Mobile: 021 161 3055

 Executive Officer: Yumiko Kawano
 Mobile: (021) 741 664

 Administrator: Leidy Monsalves
 Mobile: 021 0297 7768










About Rotorua

  • The Bay of Plenty is the 10th largest region of New Zealand Rotorua has the fifth largest population.
  • The urban centres of Rotorua and Tauranga are both in the Bay of Plenty region.
  • The Bay of Plenty's average weekly income for people in paid employment is the eleventh highest in New Zealand.
  • Unemployment in the Bay of Plenty is low, but slightly higher than the national average.
  • The largest industry is retail trade, followed by manufacturing and then health & community services.
  • The Bay of Plenty has the 14th lowest total crime rate out of 15 regions, but the 2nd lowest rate for property damage offences.
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