Charles Stuart Te Manamoeroa Crofts

Ngāi Tahu

A former kaiwhakahaere of Te Runanga o Ngai Tahu, Crofts is married to Mere Te Aroha Crofts.

Biographical sources

  • “Family Profiles: Charles Crofts.” 5 Crossroads.


  • "Koukourarata." Te Karaka: the Ngai Tahu Magazine 5 (1996): 6.
  • "Why Māori Claims over Past Events Must Be Properly Settled." Press 22 Aug. 1997: 7.
  • "Ngai Tahu Get Their Chance to Stand In the Sunshine Again." Press 24 Sept. 1997: 11.
  • "Iwi At Centre of Māori Life, Society." Te Karaka: the Nga Tahu Magazine 6 (1997): 4-7.
  • "Giving Effect to the Treaty: An End to Complaining." Press 11 Aug. 1998: 5.


  • Keene, Howard. "The Dumping of Charles Crofts: Plot of a Spat?" Press 26 Aug. 1998: 7.
  • Robertson, Christine. "For Our Children, And Children To Come: Goodwill Praised: Ngai Tahu Settlement Proposal." Evening Post 24 Sept. 1997: 5.