Story: Wairarapa places

‘Oterei boat harbour, Te Awaiti’

‘Oterei boat harbour, Te Awaiti’

The Oterei harbour served the Riddiford family’s Te Awaiti run, at Tora, south of Martinborough. William Mein Smith painted the harbour around 1849.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: A-034-031
Watercolour by William Mein Smith

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Ben Schrader, 'Wairarapa places - Palliser district', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 14 August 2022)

Story by Ben Schrader, updated 11 Jun 2015