Story: Marlborough region

Ngāti Kuia treaty settlement

Ngāti Kuia treaty settlement

Ngāti Kuia, whose main area is Pelorus Sound and the Pelorus valley, signed a Treaty of Waitangi settlement with the Crown in October 2010. A valued patu (club) was part of the ceremony, which was attended by Ngāti Kuia elders and Attorney-General Chris Finlayson.

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Malcolm McKinnon, 'Marlborough region - Population and society', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 22 June 2024)

Story by Malcolm McKinnon, updated 1 Nov 2016