Story: Māori newspapers and magazines – ngā niupepa me ngā moheni

Timeline of Māori newspapers

This timeline shows the dates that Māori-language newspapers were published. The earliest such papers were government publications, with an increase in Māori-owned newspapers towards the end of the 19th century. In the first three decades of the 20th century there was a mix of Māori-owned and church newspapers.

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How to cite this page:

Jane McRae, 'Māori newspapers and magazines – ngā niupepa me ngā moheni - Role of Māori newspapers', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/diagram/42398/timeline-of-maori-newspapers (accessed 1 December 2021)

Story by Jane McRae, published 22 Oct 2014