Story: Whangārei tribes

Urupukapuka Island

Urupukapuka Island

Urupukapuka Island (centre) in the Bay of Islands was once occupied by Ngare Raumati, one of the oldest tribes in the region.

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Rāwiri Taonui, 'Whangārei tribes - Tribes of Whangārei', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/1047/urupukapuka-island (accessed 22 May 2022)

Story by Rāwiri Taonui, published 8 Feb 2005, updated 1 Mar 2017