Story: Northland region

Remembering Northland

One of New Zealand’s best-known poets, Hone Tuwhare, was born in Northland. He evokes the landscapes and people of his youth in poems such as ‘A fall of rain at Mitimiti’.

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Te Ara – The Encyclopedia of New Zealand
Reference: Hone Tuwhare, Something nothing. Dunedin: Caveman Press, 1974, p. 29

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Claudia Orange, 'Northland region - Creative life', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 23 July 2024)

Story by Claudia Orange, updated 1 May 2015