Story: Papakura, Makereti

Maori concert party, about 1911

Maori concert party, about 1911

In 1911 Makereti Papakura (seated in the second row, third from left) organised a concert party of Tuhourangi relatives to travel to Australia and England: included in the group was elder Mita Taupopoki (seated beside her, fourth from left).

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How to cite this page:

June Northcroft-Grant. 'Papakura, Makereti', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1996. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/3p5/papakura-makereti (accessed 21 July 2019)