The Tainui canoe went on a long journey after first landing at Whangaparāoa. It was carried across the portage at Tāmaki before coming to a final resting place at Te Ahurei, in Kāwhia Harbour. The Te Arawa canoe also stopped at Whangaparāoa before it finally landed, and was eventually burnt at Maketū.
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