Story: Parades and protest marches

1975 land march (1st of 2)

1975 land march

A group of Māori walk along a Northland country road near the beginning of the 1975 hīkoi (march) to Wellington. The march was a protest about the continued alienation of traditional Māori lands.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: PA7-15-16
Photograph by Christian F. Heinegg

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Ben Schrader, 'Parades and protest marches - Anti-nuclear, Vietnam, Māori, 1950s to 1970s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/21114/1975-land-march (accessed 16 October 2019)

Story by Ben Schrader, published 11 Mar 2010