Media Centre

Nau mai, haere mai ki te wāhi o te ao pāpāho mo te Toi Ohomai.

Welcome to the Toi Ohomai Media Centre. This is where members of the media can find resources to help with stories and reporting including media releases, photos and frequently asked questions.

The Media Centre is manned by the Toi Ohomai Communications team during business hours, Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm, and if you include your deadline in your inquiry we will work to ensure we respond before this time. However, if your inquiry is urgent then please call the mobile number listed. The contact is at the bottom of this page.

To make an Official Information Act Request, please email us.

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Toi Ohomai is a business division of Te Pūkenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology.

The Toi Ohomai story is the coming together of history and future. It’s a story of community, dedication to excellence in learning, and supporting the success of staff, students and stakeholders with passion and perseverance.

Toi Ohomai was born from a vision to meet the education and employment needs of the Bay of Plenty and South Waikato regions, while fostering innovation, being a sustainable organisation and supporting students beyond their qualifications by building strong relationships with industry and community decision makers.

Today, it’s one of the largest tertiary education providers in the regions, with more than 12,000 students who study across nearly 86 delivery sites at Rotorua, Taupō, Tauranga, Tokoroa and Whakatāne.

With more than 200 study options covering specialties in business, creative arts, engineering, forestry, health and nursing, hospitality, marine science, road transport, tourism, trades and more, Toi Ohomai offers something for everyone.

Key People and Biographies

Toi Ohomai boasts a staff of considerable expertise. Read about our Senior Leadership Team, and our Toi Ohomai experts.

Media Frequently Asked Questions

A collection of our most commonly asked questions can be found on the Media FAQ page.

Press Releases

View the full list of Toi Ohomai news articles and press releases.

Photos and Videos

High resolution downloads are available for the images below. 

We also have a YouTube channel where you can view videos available to you. Please record the reference number then email your request.

Ref: Mokoia Campus (L Block)

Toi Ohomai Mokoia Campus N Block

Ref: Mokoia Campus (Tangatarua Marae)

Toi Ohomai Tangatarua Marae

Ref: Mokoia Campus (N Block)

Toi Ohomai Mokoia Campus N Block

Ref: Waipa Campus

Toi Ohomai Waipa Campus at night

Ref: Windermere Campus (A Block

Toi Ohomai Campus A Block with cherry blossoms

Ref: Windermere Campus (M Block)

Toi Ohomai M Block

Ref: Windermere Campus (Pomare)

Toi Ohomai Windermere Pomare



Contact information

Media Contact