Hī mussels filling gap in Samoan market

Combining our diverse connections and business nous, Te Arawa Fisheries has secured regular containers to Samoa for our Hī mussels.  Hī is poised to become the preferred brand for our Samoan brothers and sisters with a gap in their market for premium mussel products. We already have a firm foothold in our domestic market, allowing Te Arawa […]

Te Arawa Fisheries secures first international market for Hī mussels

Te Arawa Fisheries’ premium Hī mussels have officially gone international, making it on to the shelves in Sydney’s seafood wholesale and retail business, Seaboss. Hosted by New Zealand Trade and Enterprise (NZTE), Seafood Manager Anthony Palmer and Business Analyst Tamaaio Stewart recently travelled to Sydney to ensure the first shipment of infused and marinated Hī mussels arrived without […]


We are thrilled to announce Nicole Pakau has accepted a new role as Innovation and Technology Officer within the Te Arawa Fisheries Group. Nicole joined us as the Te Arawa Mahi Operations Co-ordinator earlier this year and has pioneered the introduction of a suite of new online technologies, making the business more efficient and competitive. Nicole’s progression […]

UK High Commissioner helps open doors for Hī mussels

Te Arawa Fisheries’ moreish Hī mussels are making their way into the hands of political ambassadors from around the world. UK High Commissioner, Her Excellency Laura Clarke, has been the latest diplomat to try the Hī mussel range, giving the innovative Māori product her tick of approval. Ms Clarke joins a growing list of diplomats and politicians […]

Hī proud to carry FernMark licence

Hī epitomises what it means to be a Māori brand; a New Zealand brand. High quality, sustainable, pure goods and services are the traits that set New Zealand products apart on the global trade market. Hī mussels embody all these qualities and more, which is why we are able to proudly display the FernMark licence […]

Hī Mussel range met with rave reviews

Several national and international diplomats, New Zealand Māori politicians and members of Te Arawa have had the chance to sample the succulent, new Hī mussel range before it hits supermarket shelves. The response has been overwhelmingly positive, with one politician even describing the tasty morsels as “the best mussels I’ve ever had”. In the lead […]

Te Arawa Fisheries unveil innovative mussel range

A new brand of mussels that embody the best parts of Māori innovation and tradition is being launched in supermarkets across Aotearoa. Te Arawa-owned and operated, Hī Mussels offer seafood lovers a new, high-quality mussel product packed with distinctly Aotearoa flavours. These bite-sized, succulent, green-lipped mussels are sustainably farmed from the South Pacific waters of […]