Story: Ngāti Raukawa

Ōkoroire hot springs (1st of 2)

Ōkoroire hot springs

Ngāti Raukawa trace their descent from Raukawa. He was born near these hot springs at Ōkoroire, near Tīrau in the Waikato district, 20–25 generations ago.

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Te Ahukaramū Charles Royal, 'Ngāti Raukawa - Early history', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 19 July 2024)

Story by Te Ahukaramū Charles Royal, published 8 Feb 2005, updated 1 Mar 2017