Story: Tareha, Kurupo and Tareha, Te Roera

Kurupo Tareha playing golf

Kurupo Tareha playing golf

Wealthy landowner Kurupo Tareha was also a champion golfer. He won many golf tournaments, developed the Napier Golf Links, and was one of the founders of the New Zealand Maori Golf Association.

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How to cite this page:

Angela Ballara and Taape Tareha-O'Reilly. 'Tareha, Kurupo and Tareha, Te Roera', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1996. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/3t5/tareha-kurupo (accessed 20 February 2020)